Documents

For your convenience, we have uploaded much of the relevant documentation that was used in the construction of this website.  All of these documents have been converted into PDFs so that they can easily be downloaded by you, regardless of what type of computer you currently utilize.  Additionally, we have taken the time to sort the files in the hopes of assisting you in your search for any material you may wish to see first hand.

Primary Documents Pertaining to Harvest Bible Chapel:

General Documents:

Harvest Bible Chapel Constitution

Harvest Letter (9/20/13) to Congregants re: Their Video

Mortgage Retirement Plan Part I

Mortgage Retirement Plan Part II

HBC Seize the Opportunity FAQ

Unemployment Statistics

Elder Letter (1/31/05 – Richardson)

A Letter to Our Brother (1/31/06 – Richardson)

Elder Letter (5/31/06 – Richardson)

Richardson Letter

Congregational Government is from Satan

5G Campaign Documents:

5G Campaign Vision (6/18/12)

5G Campaign FAQ Sheet

5G Give to the Campaign PDF

5G Campaign Spending Update (9/27/13)

Mortgages and Loan Documents:

RM Mortgage 03-06-1

Assignment of Rents 6-07

Camp Affidavit of Transfer 5-03

Camp Mortage Cover 3-06

Camp Mortgage 3-06

Camp Mortgage-1

Signed Camp Mortgage

City of Elgin

Construction Mortgage 6-07

Cook County Grantor-Grantee list

Elgin Mechanics Lien 7-06

Elgin Mortgage 6-8-07

Elgin Rents Assignment 6-07

Harvest Intercreditor Agreement 6-07

ILHarvestBibleChapel1-OS

ILHarvestBibleChapel2-OS

Niles Mortgage 6-05-1

Niles Mortgage Release-1

RM 2006 mortgage

Primary Documents Pertaining to James MacDonald’s Salary and Views on Money:

MacDonald Blog (9:27:11) (Jakes:Money)

Walk in the Word 2009 (Form 990)

Walk in the Word 2008 (Form 990)

Walk in the Word 2007 (Form 990)

Walk in the Word 2006 (Form 990)

Walk in the Word 2005 (Form 990)

Walk in the Word 2004 (Form 990)

MacDonald Inverness Home Mortgage (2005)

MacDonald Mortgage Line of Credit (2008)

MacDonald Inverness Property Tax (2011)

Harvest Bible Chapel Elder Updates

Elder Update September 27, 2013 Part I

Elder Update September 27, 2013 Part II

Elder Update September 27, 2013 Part III

Elder Update August 23, 2013 Part I

Elder Update August 23, 2013 Part II

Elder Update August 23, 2013 Part III

Elder Update June 22, 2013 Part I (Elder Resignation Letter)

Elder Update June 22, 2013 Part II

Elder Update March 22, 2013

Elder Update April 17, 2013

Elder Update December 22, 2012 Part I

Elder Update December 22, 2012 Part II

Elder Update November 17, 2012 Part I

Elder Update November 17, 2012 Part II

Elder Update October 19, 2012 Part I

Elder Update October 19, 2012 Part II

Elder Update October 19, 2012 Part III

Elder Update October 19, 2012 Part IV

Elder Update October 19, 2012 Part V

HBC Big House Remodel Photos:

Big House Exterior

Kitchen Photo 1

Kitchen Photo 2

Kitchen Photo 3

Great Hall Photo 1

Great Hall Photo 2

Great Hall Photo 3

Great Hall Photo 4

Great Hall Photo 5

Library Photo 1

Library Photo 2

Dan Marquardt Files:

Marquardt Email announcing his departure

Marquardt Resignation Letter

HBC Elder Response to Marquardt Resignation

Marquardt Response to HBC Elders’ Letter

Phelps/Slabaugh Files:

Scott & Barry Response 9-12-2013

HBC Letter Response to Scott & Barry Resignation 6-22-13

Dave Corning Statement:

Corning Statement

Random Documents Pertaining to The Elephant’s Debt:

Harvest Removes Shameful Video (original post)

Supporting Documents Pertaining to the General Argument on Debt:

Crystal Filed for Bankruptcy – L.A. Times

Crystal Cathedral Congregation Fails to Keep Church Building

Churchexecutive.com These days even God cant get a loan

Ted Haggard Speaks on Scandal for First Time

Leadership Network – 2010 Large Church Salary and Benefits Report

Leadership Network – New Decade of Megachurches Report (Nov 2011)

Supporting Documents Pertaining to T.D. Jakes and Money:

JM Blog (9:26:11) PDF

JM Blog (9:27:2011) PDF


T.D. Jakes discusses the wealth of pastors with Oprah Winfrey.


T.D. Jakes connects “sowing” money to God’s blessing in your life.

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