A copy of the Staff Transition Communication Policy is available here.


Rick Donald

As of March 21, 2019, Pastor Rick Donald has resigned from Harvest staff. Pastor Rick served the church family in a variety of roles over his 30 years on staff, most recently as the Assistant Senior Pastor. We invite you to pray for him and Lyn as they seek the Lord for what is next. We thank the Lord for their commitment to the people and the mission of Harvest.

Resignation Letter


Jeff Donaldson

As of March 14, 2019, Jeff Donaldson has resigned from Harvest staff. Jeff has served our church for over 19 years in many different leadership roles and has also served as Campus Pastor to the Elgin Campus. Please pray for him, his wife Bethany and their children during this time. We are grateful for their long-term ministry at Harvest.

Resignation Letter


Luke MacDonald

As of February 19, 2019, Luke MacDonald is transitioning from his role as Lead Pastor, after serving faithfully for nearly fourteen years on staff and many more years as a volunteer. Luke and his wife Kristen and their kids will be looking for what the Lord has next for them during this time and we are thankful for the impact they have had on the ministry of Harvest.

Resignation Letter


Landon MacDonald

As of February 19, 2019, Landon MacDonald is transitioning from his role as Lead Pastor, after serving faithfully for over nine years on staff and many more years as a volunteer. Landon and his wife Bri and their kids will be looking for what the Lord has next for them during this time and we are grateful for their contribution and impact on our ministry.

Resignation Letter


Trei Tatum

As of February 28, 2019, Pastor Trei Tatum is transitioning from his role of Executive Pastor of Stewardship & Operations and back into the marketplace, after serving over fifteen years at Harvest. We are extremely grateful for Trei’s leadership and impact on our ministry over the years. He and his family will continue to be active members at Harvest Elgin and remain a part of the Harvest Christian Academy family. We wish him and his wife Amy the best as they lead their family in this next season. See more from Trei in the link below.

Resignation Letter


John Secrest

As of January 18, 2019, John Secrest is no longer an employee of Harvest Bible Chapel. We wish him, Jessica, and his family well and that the Lord would bless him in his future ministry and other endeavors.


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