Harvest Bible Chapel

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Apr 30, 2015

April 2015 Elder Update

The Elder board convened for its regular monthly meeting on April 21. The meeting was opened with a time of prayer for our church and staff, with a special time of praying for the team traveling on the Risen for the Nations tour. Organizational Matters Covered The Executive Committee reported on their regular and ongoing interactions with […]

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Mar 28, 2015

March 2015 Elder Update

The Elders had a good meeting together on March 17. The first draft of our new bylaws are still under revision and taking longer than planned.  The Elders were updated on the team’s progress.  We hope to have a draft for congregational review and input this summer, subsequent to Elder review and approval of the […]

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Jan 30, 2015

January 2015 Elder Update

The Elder board convened for its regular monthly meeting on January 20, welcoming four new members: Ron Duitsman, Rolling Meadows Campus Mike Lawson, Crystal Lake Campus Brian Musso, Rolling Meadows Campus Doug Dunham, Elgin Campus These men each bring experienced leadership, godly character, and an obvious love for the Lord and our church. We are looking forward with […]

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Dec 26, 2014

December 2014 Elder Update

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given. – Isaiah 9:6 It is indeed a season of God’s blessing! This time of year reminds us that Jesus, our God and Savior, cared about us so much He humbled Himself to take the form of a baby.  He came to live and walk among […]

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Oct 4, 2014

October 2014 Elder Update

“Do not withhold good to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it.” —Proverbs 3:27 •   The Elders are thankful for the example of Pastor James in leading us through the needed reconciliation with perseverance and humility. As an answer to the prayers of so many, we are also thankful for […]

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Sep 14, 2014

September 2014 Elder Update

In our weekend services on September 13-14, Pastor James and Former Elder Chairman Robert Jones shared this announcement.

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Jun 21, 2014

June 2014 Elder Update

Thank you for your prayers for the Elders of Harvest Bible Chapel this past ministry year. In our May and June meetings, we rejoiced over significant indications of God’s faithfulness to this ministry and would like to report the following. Giving is keeping pace with projections and prayer was given for congregational faithfulness over the […]

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Mar 21, 2014

March 2014 Elder Update

The Elder Board held our monthly meeting on March 18. We took part in some Elder training with our pastoral staff on the doctrines and distinctives of Harvest Bible Chapel. We discussed the work being done and the progress made on several fronts, including furthering our policy governance processes and recruitment of an Executive Pastor/Chief […]

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Feb 7, 2014

February 2014 Elder Update

Since our November Elder meeting . . . The Elder board and the smaller team (Elder Leadership Team) within our board have continued to meet monthly, working on several areas of ministry development and church oversight. Following is an update on activities, church accomplishments, and important lessons learned during 2013. We reviewed and approved the […]

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Nov 20, 2013

November 2013 Elder Update

On Tuesday, November 19, the Elders of Harvest met for our monthly Elder meeting. Here is a summary of some of the topics discussed. Elders spent a significant amount of time at the beginning of the meeting praying for our church family, ministries and leaders. “First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, […]

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