Staff

PASTOR DAVID WHALEY PASTOR CHERA WHALEY
Serving as Senior Pastor of Harvest Life Church, Pastor David is fulfilling God’s calling on his life to preach the Good News of Jesus to God’s people and to bring the truth of God’s grace to this generation.In January of 1993, with a group of 20 people, Pastors David & Chera founded Harvest Life Church, in Nampa Idaho. Today Harvest Life Church is home to over 700 people and many ministries. Every week Pastor David engages listeners as a dynamic speaker who allows the truth and life of God’s Word to be the foundation of his sermons.  Pastor David’s Christ centered life, along with his love and compassion for people, helps set the tone for the ministries of HLC and allows God to use his voice to help believers fulfill their destinies and walk in the abundant grace of God in their lives.A graduate of Christ for the Nations Institute, Dallas, Texas, Pastor David has been serving faithfully in the ministry since 1985.  He was licensed to preach in 1986 and ordained in 1992.Pastor David resides in Nampa Idaho with his wife and co-pastor Chera and their daughter Bethany. Chera Whaley is ordained through Relevant Ministries, El Paso TX. Pastor Chera’s passion lies in world missions, declaring freedom to those who are hungry for the Word of God. She has traveled to 14 nations preaching the gospel and declaring the good news of Jesus Christ, and has seen first hand what true hunger for God is. Pastor Chera’s desire for people is that they would realize God’s purpose and destiny for their lives, that they would “be strengthened with might by His Spirit in the inner man,” and that they would rise up in that strength to change nations for God. Ephesians 3:16