Harvest Bible Chapel

3 hrs
32 mins


Following an extensive search, the Elders of Harvest Bible Chapel introduce you to the new Lead Teaching Pastor, Dr. Jeff Bucknam.


Meet Dr. Jeff Bucknam and his wife Jeanne

On Sunday, April 25, 2021, the Elders introduced the Harvest family to Pastor Jeff. Watch now.

We thank God for His provision for our church.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who is the new Lead Teaching Pastor?
A. Dr. Jeff Bucknam

Q. What is his background?
A. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Seattle, Washington, he holds a double B.A. in history and communications from Western Washington University; an M. Th. from Dallas Theological Seminary, and a D. Min. from Talbot School of Theology. Previously, he taught at Pathways College in Auckland, New Zealand. He also held a Teaching Pastor position at Hope Community Church in Nelson, New Zealand.

Q. What is his preaching commitment?
A. Jeff Bucknam brings a passion for God’s Word, a love for God’s people, and a desire to train leaders and send them out for expanded gospel ministry. His commitment is to the expository preaching of God’s Word.

Q. Is he married? What can you tell us about his family?
A. He and his wife Jeanne relocated to Chicagoland with their two sons and daughter.

Q. When does he join the staff?
A. Pastor Jeff joined the staff on July 12, 2021.


A Conversation with Jeff Bucknam

Dr. Jeff Bucknam recorded an insightful podcast about his transition from Northview Community Church to Harvest Bible Chapel.