Are you looking for a faith that impacts your world? In Act Normal: Moving Compassion from Niche to Norm, you'll journey with Scott Wilson through the Book of Acts to see how Christ's first followers turned their world upside-down. Written in 31 short devotional length chapters, Wilson shares Biblical insight and stories from his experiences pastoring The Oaks Fellowship in Dallas, Texas, that will challenge you to move compassionate, Christ-like behavior from the exception to the norm.
Scott Wilson has been in full-time pastoral ministry for more than twenty years. He is the Senior Pastor of The Oaks Fellowship located in Dallas, Texas. In the last three years, the church has experienced robust growth, nearly tripling in sizenow ministering to nearly three thousand people. The church currently offers four worship experiences every weekend to accommodate the growing crowds. Scott is the CEO and founder of Scott Wilson Consulting, an organization that exists to come alongside churches and marketplace leaders to enable them to achieve the full potential of what God has called them to do. Pastor Scott has a vision to strenghten and empower God’s leaders to fulfill their destiny and dreams. Scott and his father, Dr. Tom Wilson, lead one of the most innovative public school systems in the State of Texas. Life School currently educates over four thousand students in five locations in the Dallas area. Each year, parents camp out overnight to enroll their children in these schools. Under Scott’s visionary leadership, The Oaks School of Leadership was founded in 1998. This school of ministry is in partnership with the Southewestern Assembly of God University in Waxahachie, Texas, and all students receive up to forty-eight university credit hours over a two-year period and are eligible for grants and loans like any other major university. The primary purpose for The Oaks School of Leadership is to train and equip the best leaders in the Kingdom of God and to be a leadership pipeline for the multi-site ministry of The Oaks and its partners around the world. Finally, Scott is a loving husband and proud father. Scott and his wife, Jenni, have three boys: Dillon, Hunter, and Dakota. The Wilsons live in the Dallas area.
"What I have witnessed happening in Scott Wilson's life and at The Oaks, is not only exciting and contagious-it is literally changing lives and communities. Act Normal is the heart and guts behind that change." -Anne Jackson, author of Permission to Speak Freely