District News

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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

Foursquare Easter Outreaches Impact Communities Across the Country

By Shannon Linton | 1 Comment

Foursquare churches responding to our exclusive nationwide survey reported many lives changed as they came together to celebrate Jesus’ resurrection. Whether it was through services held in church sanctuaries or outreaches that were conducted in local neighborhoods, scores of people responded to the love of Christ that was shared and opened their hearts to Him.

 

Gateway

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2015)

By Foursquare

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

 

Hawaii

Spreading Inspiration: Mike Kai

By Rachel Chimits | 4 Comments

Mike Kai, pastor of the Hawaii-based multiple location Inspire Church, challenged his church members to find a need and fill it. The result? The multiplication of many creative outreach ministries to the surrounding communities and the birth of multisite church locations. Evangelizing, discipleship and leadership development play a major role in Inspire’s ministry effectiveness.

 

Heartland

Antonio Sims Crosses Cultural Boundaries

By Jessica Sherer | 1 Comment

God is using Antonio Sims, a Foursquare pastor in Metro Detroit, to promote cross-cultural and urban education, community development and vocational training. Foursquare, he says, “has allowed me to do what I’m passionate about, sharing the gospel my way and just being myself.”

 

MidSouth

From the Fishbowl to the Mission Field: Katie Baker

By Katie Baker | 11 Comments

A pastor’s kid in a small town, Katie Baker felt like she was living in a fishbowl. But she eventually found God’s call on her life apart from others’ expectations, and has recently been appointed as a Foursquare Missions International (FMI) missionary to El Salvador.

 

North Pacific

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2015)

By Foursquare

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

 

Northeast Atlantic

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2015)

By Foursquare

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

 

Northwest

Travis Mielonen Builds the Church in Poland

By Jessica Sherer

Travis Mielonen didn’t grow up in church, but he was drawn to the Lord by the authenticity of Foursquare people. Today he serves as a missionary seeking to plant a church in Poland, and community outreach in the city of Kraków is an important part of that endeavor.

 

Southern California

One Simple Idea Can Change Everything: Blythe Hill

By Blythe Hill

When Foursquare church member Blythe Hill came up with a fun idea one day, she didn’t realize it would be the beginning of a movement that would strive to right the wrongs of human trafficking. Last year alone, her Dressember organization raised more than $465,000 to help women around the world find freedom from slavery’s bonds.

 

Southeast

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2015)

By Foursquare

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

 

Southwest

Foursquare Connection 2015 Highlights

By Andy Butcher

Pastors and leaders from 46 states and 43 countries gathered for Foursquare Connection 2015 and celebrated how God has “Sent” Foursquare to reach the world. With energetic worship, challenging messages and times of connection with others, attendees were inspired to minister in love and in the power of the Spirit in their local contexts.

 

Hispano del Suroeste

Foursquare Connection 2015 Highlights

By Andy Butcher

Pastors and leaders from 46 states and 43 countries gathered for Foursquare Connection 2015 and celebrated how God has “Sent” Foursquare to reach the world. With energetic worship, challenging messages and times of connection with others, attendees were inspired to minister in love and in the power of the Spirit in their local contexts.