Minister Cheryl Andry Scott joined the Christian body at Eliot Congregational Church in July 1996. Since becoming a member of Eliot, she has been and continues to be an active member of the Church.
Minister Scott began her Christian life at Eliot Church by first serving for two years as a Bible Study Teacher for the Saturday Church School. While teaching bible study to the children on Saturday’s, she also served as Assistant Clerk of the church for one year. Leaving the Saturday Church School she then went on to hold the office of clerk for three years. She was selected by the late Reverend Dr. Ozzie L. Edwards to serve on the Deacon Board in 2000 and did so until 2009. From 2003 until 2007, Deacon Scott chaired the Board of Deacons.
In 2008 she was ordained as a Deacon by her current Pastor, Reverend Dr. Evan C. Hines and licensed to preach in October 2009 and earned a Certificate to Preach from the Boston Christian Academy in June 2011. Minister Scott received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Alabama State University with a major in Sociology and minor in Psychology. She has completed numerous post graduate courses in Insurance Underwriting, Accounting and Grants Management.
Her ministerial strengths include counseling and administration. She has a real passion for women’s ministry and is always willing to serve wherever the need is greatest (Matthew 23:11 The greatest among you must be a servant).