Scott and Karen Blanchard
Born in Royal Oak with an 80% hearing loss, Scott has overcome his handicap to inspire people of all ages with practical truths from God's word. After graduating from high school, Scott went to Bible College in Florida and earned a degree in pastoral ministries. In 1999, Scott joined the pastoral staff at Marcus Pointe Church in Pensacola, FL for ten years. While serving at Marcus Pointe, Scott met Karen and they were married in 2001. After serving for ten years, Scott and his family moved back to Michigan to start Lakepointe Church in 2009. They are blessed with two beautiful children, Nathan and Abigail.