Missions

"...you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” (Acts 1:8 ESV)

 

Our desire...

is for the name of Jesus to be exalted and His fame to be known.  We believe God has called us to spread the Gospel not only around the world, but also right here in our own back yard.  That's why we are committed to reaching people near and far.

Our priorities...

  • Evangelism (Rom 10:14-15)
  • Church planting (1 Tim 3:15; Titus 1:5)
  • Church strengthening (Acts 15:41; 18:23; 20:17-36)
  • Unreached people groups (Rom 15:20-21)
  • Sending missionaries from our congregation (Acts 13:1-3)
  • Caring for missionaries (Phil 4:15-16; Titus 3:13; 3 John 5-8)
  • Local church accountability (3 John 6)
  • Good deeds in Christ’s name (Matt 5:16; Gal 6:10)

International Outreach ("the ends of the earth")

Andrew & Susana Schaad family - Spain
Harvest members Andrew and Susana will prioritize evangelism, discipleship, and church planting. 

Jamie & Jessica S. family - Indonesia
Jamie and Jessica are heading to unreached people groups in Indonesia. They will prioritize evangelism, discipleship, and church planting.

P&G W. family - Central Asia 
This family is heading to a "creative access" unreached people group. They will prioritize evangelism, discipleship, and church planting.

Change Agent Network / Liberian Youth Orchestra
The goal of CAN, directed by Eric Wohwoh, is “to transform the entire nation of Liberia through education, mentorship, sustainable development and the hope of the gospel.” LYO, directed by Harvest member Julie McGhee, “exists to teach and equip students in string music education, to provide spiritual mentorship, and to share the hope of the Gospel.”

Supply and Multiply - Haiti
SAM, led by Chris Surber, shares the gospel and compassion of Jesus to those in Montrouis, Haiti through its efforts in equipping local churches for Bible clubs, care of the elderly, youth education, and more.

Domestic Outreach ("Judea and Samaria")

FiveStone Churches - North America
FiveStone Churches, directed by Gordon Zwirkoski, is a church-planting fellowship. Their goal is to “plant new churches, strengthen steady churches, and renew struggling churches.”

Plant 4 the Gospel - Salt Lake City
Plant 4 the Gospel exists “to promote the creation of healthy churches in strategic metropolitan areas,” beginning with Gospel Grace Church in Salt Lake City. 

Labourers in Christ - Metro Detroit & Windsor
LIC serves the poor of Detroit with practical essential items, and distributes gospel materials to the South Asian community of Metro Detroit and Windsor.

Refuge Coffee - Lincoln Park
Refuge Coffee is the vision of Harvest members Dan and Sadie Wright. Their desire is to build relationships with coffee shop guests by providing great hospitality and great coffee, leading to community outreach, prayer, Bible studies, events, life skill classes, jobs, and more.

Community Outreach ("Jerusalem")

International Friendship Center
Harvest’s volunteer team teaches English as Second Language (ESL) classes for our international neighbors.

"Harvest Loves" food pantry
Harvest’s food pantry distributes groceries to several dozen families monthly.

Grace & Truth podcast
Harvest’s Sunday morning sermons are available worldwide through this podcast.

Other outreach opportunities are provided throughout the year, such as evangelism classes, door-to-door “fishing trips,” pro-life efforts, community backpack giveaway, Operation Christmas Child, summer outreach events, and more.

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Missions Committee: Pastor Mike Moses (director), Srikar Chindada, Jeanne Fuller, Ben Lewis, Jerry Simon, Andrew Tomlet

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