Harvest Bible Chapel

1 day
2 hrs
42 mins


Cultivating a personal encounter with Christ, welcome to A Harvest Summer: Mind, Body, Soul.

Now through the end of August, we want to help our church family encounter the Lord personally in the areas of mind, body, and soul.

Each month in June, July, and August, we will offer personal challenges and resources for you to grow in these areas.

Check out the challenges below and get started in encountering Jesus Christ in a deeper, more personal way this summer.


Memorize one of these passages from God’s Word this month.
1.  Psalm 56:3-4
2.  John 10:27-28
3.  Romans 8:37-39
4.  Ephesians 4:31-32
Extra challenge: Psalm 100:1-5
Read this book on racial reconciliation: Rediscipling the White Church by David W. Swanson


On any or every day in August, post on one of your favorite health tips on Instagram using the hashtag #bodychallenge and tag @harvestbiblechapel.


Meet with Jesus through the video devotionals that will be available every Wednesday in August. Watch for them in your email each week and on this page.


Read a racial reconciliation book, Reconciliation Blues by Ed Gilbreath

Read this insightful book and watch the online discussion with the author Ed Gilbreath, Jeff Crosby, Pastor Greg Bradshaw, and Pastor Ed Ollie from July 30 HERE.


Take the 8/8/3 Challenge

  • Sleep 8 hours a night
  • Drink 8 glasses of water a day
  • Exercise 3 times a week for 30 minutes
  • Use Streak Tracker App (available wherever you download apps)


  • Practice 24 hours of Sabbath rest once a week for July


Book Club
Healing Racial Trauma by Sheila Wise Rowe. Use this link to access the best pricing and additional resources.

Read this insightful book and watch the online discussion with the author Sheila Wise Rowe, Pastor Greg Bradshaw, and Pastor Ed Ollie from June 25 HERE.

Romans 12:2
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.


Steps Challenge
Walk or run 8,000 steps per day (through tracking on an iPhone or other device such as a Fitbit) for the remainder of this month.
Bonus challenge: 10,000 steps per day

1 Corinthians 6:19-20
Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.


Summer Songs:  A Journey through the Psalms
Wednesdays, June 10, 17, and 24 at 7:30 PM
> Get the details.

Man of the House Online Event
Friday night and Saturday morning, June 12-13
> Rewatch the sessions here.

A Good Read
The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and Spiritually Alive in the Chaos of the Modern World
by John Mark Comer, available wherever you purchase books.

Psalm 62:1-2
For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken.