Anthony Hernandez, a church member of Faith Center (Eureka Foursquare Church) in Eureka, Calif., recalls how a pastor invited him to share his very personal story of addiction and recovery. Scared at first, he soon discovered new freedom and a way to encourage others in the healing environment of prayer and community.
Stage 1: Growing Disciples
The local church is where disciple-making happens. Local churches invest in people, who become disciples, who then invest in future disciples.
Watch a video about what it means to make disciples, read stories about disciples from local churches, and get resources on how to make disciples.
This is Discipling
So what does it really mean to grow disciples? Watch this insightful and inspirational video, produced by a local Foursquare church, that illustrates the power of making disciples. See what happens when churches intentionally reach out to their communities and make disciples. The result is liberating.
Stories About Disciples:
Bruce Grecco, a Foursquare-ordained minister of a nondenominational church in San Diego, Calif., shares why he connected his congregation with the Foursquare family, and why he wants to stay connected.
Why did Patricio and Rosa Serrano bring their independent congregation under Foursquare? It had a lot to do with feeling welcomed by those in the Foursquare family and receiving training from the Gateway District, as the couple shares in this interview.