Reimagine Foursquare

Reimagine Foursquare. Join the journey to Foursquare's future.

Next Steps Announced

Leaders recently met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the next steps and watch related video presentations.

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Reimagine Timeline

Wondering where the Reimagine conversations came from or where we are headed? Check out the timeline, and download research commissioned by Foursquare President Glenn Burris Jr. and the board of directors.

2015

  • May 2015

    Foursquare convention body will convene in Anaheim, Calif., to vote on any proposed bylaw changes, including changes having to do with property and polity proposals.
  • March 2015

    A strategic plan with specific missional objectives will be presented to the Foursquare cabinet.
  • January 2015

    The Great Northern District will be merged with the Northwest District, and the Mid-Atlantic District will be merged with the Northeast District.
  • January 2015

    The Foursquare Global Council, along with Foursquare area missionaries, will convene in Europe for a strategic gathering to determine how to best use a portion of Foursquare Foundation funds.

2014

  • November 2014

    The Foursquare Global Council, along with Foursquare area missionaries, will convene in Europe for a strategic gathering to determine how to best use a portion of Foursquare Foundation funds.
  • October 2014

    The Foursquare board of directors will process the specific funding recommendations for 2015 tithe income in October, and communication regarding these decisions will follow.
  • September 2014

    Greater Los Angeles District will merge with the Pacific Coast and Valleys District and Southwest District based on historical district lines.
  • June 2014

    This year’s annual board of director meetings walked away with decisions based on the outcomes from Foursquare Connection 2014, and from the Tacoma group regarding districts.
  • June 2014

    The district supervisors, Hispanic Task Force, executives, and representatives of the board and Presidential Task Force met in Tacoma, Wash., to talk about the future of districts, including the proposed Hispanic District.
  • May 2014

    Recommendations will be made to the Foursquare convention body in Dallas.
  • March 2014

    Cabinet will review findings from the Presidential Task Force research and Town Hall meetings.
  • January 2014

    January meetings with the Foursquare board, district supervisors and the Presidential Task Force to follow up on the December meetings.

2013

  • December 2013

    The Reimagine Foursquare Identity Task Forces meet in Long Beach, Calif. The group of 90 Foursquare pastors, leaders, supervisors and executives initiate discussions about the future of Foursquare’s structure, resources, polity, identity and priorities.
  • August 2013

    Town Hall meetings begin in each district conducted by President Glenn Burris Jr. and General Supervisor Tammy Dunahoo.
  • June 2013

    Initial broad overview of the Reimagine Foursquare conversation presented to the Foursquare convention body in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
  • March 2013

    Presidential Task Force findings presented to the Foursquare cabinet. Board approved additional research and approved Town Hall meetings to be held in the fall.

2012

  • Fall 2012

    The Presidential Task Force met to present its first findings.

2011

  • Summer 2011

    The board commissioned research from the Presidential Task Force.

2010

  • Spring 2010

    The board of directors formed the Presidential Task Force. The Group met in Seattle with a consultant to dream about the future.

2009

  • October 2009

    A group of pastors met with the Foursquare board of directors and district supervisors in Christiansburg, Va., to continue the dialogue.
  • August 2009

    Pastors came together in Portland, Ore., and met with then Interim President Glenn Burris Jr. to share concerns and ideas about The U.S. Foursquare Church.
  • February 2009

    Pastor Jack Hayford and then General Supervisor Glenn Burris Jr. announced that the districts will consolidate to 14 new districts.