James MacDonald

James MacDonald (D. Min. Phoenix Seminary) has committed his life to the unapologetic proclamation of God’s Word. He is the founder and Senior Pastor of Harvest Bible Chapel, which began in 1988 with 18 people and now welcomes 13,000 people to its seven Chicago-area campuses each week.


NEWS

Faithwire | How To Find Contentment In Our Covetous Culture

Charisma | Megachurch Pastor Offers 3 Keys to Escape Greed This Thanksgiving

RNS | Harvest Bible Chapel sues bloggers for spreading ‘false information’

Christianity Today | James MacDonald: Why Suing Is Sometimes the Biblical Choice

The Christian Post | 6 Popular Megachurch Bands That Are Reinventing Worship

Newsmax | Why I — the Pastor — Disguised Myself as a Homeless Man Outside My Church

K-LOVE | Pastor Disguises Self As Homeless Man And Sits Outside Church

Christian Today | Pastor pretends to be homeless man outside his own church to see what congregation would do

The Western Journal | Pastor Disguises Himself as Homeless Man Outside Church To See How Members React

[Release] Harvest Bible Chapel Announces the Opening of ‘Freedom House,’ an Addiction Recovery Ministry

Faithwire | Megachurch Pastor James MacDonald Poses as Homeless Man to See How He’d Be Treated: ‘I Cannot Believe the People in This Church’

Faithwire | We’re Asking the Wrong Question

CBN | Pastor Disguised as Homeless Man Outside Church Goes Viral: Watch How the Church’s Members React

Ministry Today | Megachurch Pastor Stuns His Congregation With Social Experiment

The Christian Post | Pastor James MacDonald Disguises Himself as Homeless Man to See How Churches React

Charisma | Megachurch Pastor Stuns His Congregation With Social Experiment

The Christian Post | We’re Asking the Wrong Question

Charisma | How the Holy Spirit Wants to Transform the Way You Think

[Press Release] Harvest Bible Chapel Hosts Annual ‘Vertical Church Conference’ October 15-17, Welcomes Guests Matt Chandler, Ravi Zacharias and Ed Stetzer

[Release] Vertical Worship’s ‘Bright Faith Bold Future’ Album Reaches Over 10 Million Streams on Spotify, Band’s Hits Consistently Among Top 200 Songs on CCLI

Faithwire | We All Know A Saul. Are You Willing To See Them Like God Sees Them?

[Release] Harvest Bible Chapel Celebrates 30th Anniversary of First Service, Honors Pastor James and Kathy MacDonald with New Scholarship in Their Name

The Christian Post | Do You Believe God Can Change Even People Like Saul?

Charisma | The Real Reason God Is Delaying Your Deliverance

The Christian Post | Deliverance in the Delay

The Christian Post | James MacDonald Reflects on 30 Years in Ministry, #MeToo, Millennials and Future of Faith in the US

Ministry Today | 5 Things the Church Does Today Instead of Preaching the Word

[Release] Celebrating 30 Years of Ministry, Harvest Bible Chapel’s ‘Summer Revival’ Welcomes Former MLB All Star Darryl Strawberry and Pastor Levi Lusko

[Press Release] President Trump Quotes James Dobson Family Institute in Tweet to 53 Million Followers

Faithwire | Greg Laurie’s ‘Offensive’ Christian Billboards Pulled From California Shopping Center Amid Backlash

The Christian Post | 5 Things We Do Today Instead of Preaching the Word

Charisma | 5 Things the Church Does Today Instead of Preaching the Word

Faithwire | Pastor Asks America to Pray for Trump — Suddenly His Podcast Is Demoted on iTunes

The Christian Post | Was James MacDonald’s Podcast Shadow Banned Over Prayer Request for Trump?

The Daily Wire | iTunes Allegedly Demotes Christian Podcast After Pastor Asks People To Pray For Trump

[Release] Celebrating 30 Years of Ministry, Harvest Bible Chapel’s ‘Summer Revival’ Welcomes Evangelist and Pastor Greg Laurie

CBN | Did iTunes ‘Shadow Ban’ the ‘Walk in the Word’ Podcast over a Trump Prayer Request?

[Release] Celebrating 30 Years of Ministry, Harvest Bible Chapel’s ‘Summer Revival’ Welcomes World Renowned Apologist Ravi Zacharias

Faithwire | Have You Truly Repented?

The Christian Post | You Know That You’ve Repented When …

The Atlantic | Religious Leaders Condemn Family Separations—but Not Necessarily Trump

[Release] Harvest Bible Chapel’s Annual ‘Act Like Men Palooza’ Draws Men from Across the Midwest Committed to Following God’s Design for Manhood

[Release] Acclaimed Original Delta Force Warrior to Deliver Memorial Day Message at Chicago’s Harvest Bible Chapel




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