Pastor

Scott Phillips

Scott Phillips

Scott Phillips has been preaching since he was twenty and has been in pastoral ministry since 1996. He pastored in Hazlehurst for six years and moved to Clinton to plant NewBirth church in 2004.
In 2015, NewBirth merged with Abundant life and became Springridge Pentecostal Church.

He is a prolific writer and loves to study and discuss with others the work of God and the truth of God’s word. 

Below are the latest articles from his blog that he started in 2006. He and his wife Becky have been married since 1992 and have three exceptional sons.

April 16, 2021

God’s Grace is Calling You For More

Grace is demonstrated as everything God does in his relentless pursuit of the soul of each individual. From the moment he proverbially leaned over Adam and breathed into him the breath of life, till this day, God is stretching,...

April 16, 2021

The Acts of the Apostolics

 The Acts of the Apostolics  What kind of faith could be generated if we began to intentionally declare what God is doing in every venue we have access to?  The other day I saw before my eyes prayers answered.  At that very moment, I...

April 15, 2021

They Named Him Zerubbabel

 They Named Him Zerubbabel Written by Jacob Stump Zerubbabel It means “Stranger in Babylon”. His parents knew he would grow up outside of God’s Promised Land. They knew he would be raised among heathens, influenced by paganism, and...

April 13, 2021

The Climate of Wickedness

 The Climate of Wickedness The book of Proverbs in your Bible is a study of contrast between the righteous and the wicked within a backdrop of the simple, the fool and the scoffer. If everyone who considers themselves a believer took a...

April 11, 2021

The Last Four Chapters of the Bible

The Last Four Chapters of the Bible  This morning, I read the last four chapters of the book of Revelation. Jesus wins. The faithful and devoted followers of Jesus wins. However, everyone else loses. It’s no doubt triggering if...

April 3, 2021

Salt and Light.

Salt and Light.  Jesus declared that is what we are redeemed to be. To be distinct, to season, to preserve, and to influence the world around us. To be seen and known as a light for righteousness. We, as believers, have a mandate to be...

March 30, 2021

How did the First Believers Experience Salvation?

  How did the First Believers Experience Salvation? What must I do to be saved? This is a Bible Study I had with a man named David.   You can watch the Video, there are scripture slides to read along or you might choose the audio on...

March 26, 2021

Patriarchy? Sexism? Is it a flaw or a feature?

Patriarchy, defined as a system of society or government in which the father or eldest male is head of the family and descent is traced through the male line. Sexism, it’s a new term, but one significant part of its definition is...

March 25, 2021

I visited a Synagog and gained an insight.

Listen and Subscribe to Podcast https://anchor.fm/scott-phillips/episodes/I-visited-a-Synagog-and-gained-an-insight-etg7kr Watch and Subscribe to Youtube Channel https://youtu.be/SKPRIP5_QSc...

March 24, 2021

Priceless/Worthless

 Priceless / Worthless One mans’ trash another man’s treasure. We live in a world that more and more have not respect, knowledge, understanding, or appreciation for the Word of God. Pictured is one of the most expensive...

March 14, 2021

The Virtue of Rejoicing

 We are made in the image of God. “And when the people complained, it displeased the Lord: and the Lord heard it; and his anger was kindled; and the fire of the Lord burnt among them, and consumed them that were in the uttermost...

March 10, 2021

Gender Distinction is a God Idea

Let me start by declaring, “I Love Women.” I love my Mama. I love my Wife. I love all of the wonderful godly women who have greatly impacted my life. Even today I pastor some of the most awesome people in the world and many...

March 8, 2021

The Secret to Making Complexity Simple

While listening to someone speak on the complexity of the universe, it sparked in my heart this meditation and reflection on living our lives according to the word of God. The Complexity of the Simple The Simplicity of the Complex Made...

March 6, 2021

The Algorithm of a Believer

What is an Algorithm? Finiteness.     An algorithm must always terminate after a finite number of steps. Definiteness. Each step of an algorithm must be precisely defined; the actions to be carried out must be rigorously and...

March 4, 2021

Precious Treasures

Link to the Message – https://youtu.be/Ive_Cq-rCPo?t=1510 All of the wealth of this world cannot purchase peace, hope, or salvation. ALL the Gold in the HillsAll of the Diamonds in the depthsALL of the Pearls in the sea. We were...

February 15, 2021

The Waters of Noah

 “For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so have I sworn that I would not be wroth with thee, nor rebuke thee.” Isaiah 54:9 I heard this...

February 11, 2021

Shares in the Promise

 Buying Shares In the Promises of God. Invested. Some realities seem to make our promises impossible. However, something inside of us says, “I want to invest in the impossible.” People talk about it. People pray about it....

February 3, 2021

Where are the Intercessors?

 Where are the intercessors?  A tragedy of our age is the shrinking ranks of a worthy ministry.  Intercessory Prayer What will happen when you need someone to pray for you today?  Many of us can point to salvation...

January 30, 2021

Faith Obeys – Doubt Disobeys

 Faith Alone?   There is only one scripture where the two words, faith and alone are found together.  Sadly the meaning is in direct contradiction to one of the favorite deceptions in Christianity.  There are...

January 29, 2021

The Answer to the Darkness

Video to message https://youtu.be/bz4rx3RYSYs Darkness Close your eyes and imagine with me the darkness of a room where there is no light. I remember being afraid of the dark. I remember imagining dangers and seems fears multiplied....

January 29, 2021

What’s going to happen?

 What’s going to happen? I heard a father describe a game his young son likes to play. The young boy standing on the couch will cry out to him in glee, “What’s going to happen?  What’s going to...

January 29, 2021

Missing in Action / Comfortable in Platitudes

How many would have a ministry that could help people experience salvation and deliverance if they only loved the Lord as much as they love themselves and personal agendas? Jesus gave requirements many are unwilling to fulfill. Deny...

January 29, 2021

Sometimes Bad News is the Good News

The worst circumstances can be the setting for the best results.  Rack, Shack, and Benny stood in the face of a tyrannical leader and complicit government. They were bound hand and foot and thrown into a fiery furnace. However,...

January 29, 2021

A Little While

A Little While Jesus confounded his disciples with this phrase. “A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me, because I go to the Father.” John 16:16 We are still confounded by...

January 29, 2021

Peace or Vexation – It’s Up to You.

Ecclesiastes is a testament to a man who spent his life filling his mind/heart with too much information. His conclusion was “for all is vanity and vexation of spirit.” Seven times he proclaims of his investigation and...

January 29, 2021

Is Every Elected Leader the Will of God?

This was written by someone else, but I think it is worthy of your thoughtful consideration.    I did no attribute because it was posted on a private group.  Psalms 115:16 (KJV) “The heaven, [even] the heavens,...

January 29, 2021

Frontline Worshippers

“But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him.” John 4:23 During COVID, we have heard the term, “Front Line...