District News

Local Flavor.  News + Stories From Your District.

Learn about how Foursquare is making an impact in your local district. Read some of the local news and stories about Foursquare folks from around the block and all across your district.

Central Pacific

Back-to-School Outreaches Change Many Young Lives

By Ken Walker

As kids and young people returned to school this fall, Foursquare churches across the U.S. partnered with people in their communities to distribute school supplies, offer tutoring and provide food. Many outreaches to youth are ongoing, giving crucial support to students, families in need and local schools.

 

Gateway

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (September 2014)

By Foursquare

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away

 

Great Northern

Foursquare Announces Reimagine Next Steps

By Foursquare | 1 Comment

Following Connection 2014 in Dallas, a representative group of leaders met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the decisions made by Foursquare’s board of directors and the next steps of Reimagine, and watch related video presentations from Connection 2014.

 

Hawaii

How to Bring People You Know to Jesus

By Wayne Cordeiro

From his book “Jesus: Pure and Simple,” Foursquare Pastor Wayne Cordeiro from New Hope Oahu in Honolulu shares three strategies that can help any believer lead someone to faith in Christ. It all starts with being sensitive to the people around us and knowing that when paths cross, it’s never a coincidence.

 

Heartland

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2014)

By The Foursquare Church

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away

 

Mid-Atlantic

Foursquare Announces Reimagine Next Steps

By Foursquare | 1 Comment

Following Connection 2014 in Dallas, a representative group of leaders met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the decisions made by Foursquare’s board of directors and the next steps of Reimagine, and watch related video presentations from Connection 2014.

 

MidSouth

Former Hippie Finds Hope: Gabrielle Wheeler

By Gabrielle Wheeler | 7 Comments

Gabrielle Wheeler was born into a tumultuous home, surrounded by drugs and alcohol abuse. She became an addict herself, which almost ended her life. But then she called out to God to save her. Now she works alongside her husband, Jonathan, to pastor a Foursquare church in Albuquerque, N.M.

 

North Pacific

Foursquare Announces Reimagine Next Steps

By Foursquare | 1 Comment

Following Connection 2014 in Dallas, a representative group of leaders met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the decisions made by Foursquare’s board of directors and the next steps of Reimagine, and watch related video presentations from Connection 2014.

 

Northeast

Foursquare Announces Reimagine Next Steps

By Foursquare | 1 Comment

Following Connection 2014 in Dallas, a representative group of leaders met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the decisions made by Foursquare’s board of directors and the next steps of Reimagine, and watch related video presentations from Connection 2014.

 

Northwest

Foursquare Announces Reimagine Next Steps

By Foursquare | 1 Comment

Following Connection 2014 in Dallas, a representative group of leaders met to make recommendations about implementing the Five Stakes, which are key to the Reimagine Foursquare process. Read about the decisions made by Foursquare’s board of directors and the next steps of Reimagine, and watch related video presentations from Connection 2014.

 

Southern California

Back-to-School Outreaches Change Many Young Lives

By Ken Walker

As kids and young people returned to school this fall, Foursquare churches across the U.S. partnered with people in their communities to distribute school supplies, offer tutoring and provide food. Many outreaches to youth are ongoing, giving crucial support to students, families in need and local schools.

 

Southeast

Cooking Up Hope and Jobs for the Homeless: Brett Swayn

By Brett Swayn | 1 Comment

Brett Swayn moved to the U.S. from Australia to pursue a career in music, and he achieved some success. But he ended up losing everything, even becoming homeless. Now a sous chef at The Cookery, he provides culinary arts training to help people experiencing homelessness get off the streets.

 

Southwest

Leadership Doesn’t Retire: Carolyn Nichols

By Ken Walker | 2 Comments

When her longtime husband and partner in ministry passed away, Carolyn Nichols could have thrown in the towel. Instead she asked God to use her like never before. Today, in her 80s, she pastors a growing church, trains leaders and mentors young people.