Pastor Kim Buckman

Pastor Kim Buckman is the Senior Pastor at Harvestime Church.  Kim has a degree in Pastoral Studies from North Central University.  He has pastored for over 30 years and has served the people of Harvestime since 2005.  Kim is married to Jenny and together they have two daughters, Hannah and Alyssa.  Kim uses humor and illustrations to make the Bible relevant.  His driving passion is to see people become everything God created them to be.


Pastor Kyle Ruud

Pastor Kyle Ruud is the youth pastor of Catalyst Youth Ministries at Harvestime Church. He is a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God.  He and his wife, Karli, are both graduates of North Central University.  Kyle and Karli have three sons, Kennan, Lyndon, and Grayson. The goal of Catalyst Youth Ministry is to raise up a generation who have a passion for God, a passion for life, and passion for people.


Pastor Alison Amelse

Pastor Alison Amelse is the Children’s Pastor at Harvestime Church. She is a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God through Global University and also has a Certificate in Music Evangelism from North Central University. Pastor Alison is married to Rob and they have a daughter, Clara.  They are passionate about discipling children to follow God with their whole heart.



Rachel Dillaman

Rachel Dillaman is the Music Director at Harvestime Church.  She and her husband Luke graduated from Victory Bible College, School of Worship in 2001 and have 4 children Elijah, Lydia, Indigo and Elowyn.  Rachel and Luke desire to help people connect with the heart of God through worship and prayer. They also desire to raise up worship and prayer leaders to help facilitate a 24/7 House of Prayer in the Chippewa Valley.


Pastor James Jonas

James Jonas is the Awaken Young Adult and Life Group Pastor at Harvestime Church. He is a certified minister with the Assemblies of God. He and his wife, Kelsey, both attended Ellerslie Discipleship Training School. James and Kelsey have two sons, Judah and Noah. James and Kelsey’s driving passion is for discipleship and to see people understand their identity in Christ.

Alyssa Thoms

 Alyssa Thoms is the Office Administrator at Harvestime Church.  She graduated from UW-Eau Claire with a degree in Creative Writing and Teaching English as a Foreign Language.  She and her husband, Adam, desire to help kids and hope to someday provide a place for students can go to creative art and music.