Harvest Naples is a Vertical Church and part of the movement of churches that began at Harvest Bible Chapel Chicago, led and founded by Pastor James MacDonald in 1988. With over 150 churches planted in over 19 countries since 2000, Harvest Naples is part of an international church planting movement who’s distinctives and history is associated with Pastor James’ passionate vision, philosophy of ministry and Walk in the Word preaching ministry.
Following a time of training at Harvest Chicago in 2015, and with the coaching guidance of Harvest Bible Church North Phoenix, God called Senior Pastor John Secrest and his family to plant a vertical church in Naples, FL. After months of building and preparing a committed core group, Harvest Bible Chapel Naples launched its first worship service on November 19th, 2016 at the Greater Naples YMCA. In March 2017 Pastor Travis Doucette began leading worship at Harvest Naples before officially joining the staff on August 13, 2017 as Pastor of Worship and Leadership Development.