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

No Longer Hopeless and Afraid: Holly Morehead

By Holly Morehead

Holly Morehead grew up in a tumultuous home where she and her sister often had to fend for themselves. In hopelessness, Holly turned to alcohol and drugs. But God had a better plan. Now Holly is going into youth ministry so she can help teens who are lost in life as she had once been.

 

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

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

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

Juan M. Vallejo Appointed Supervisor of New Hispanic District

By Foursquare

Juan M. Vallejo, a longtime Foursquare pastor and former missionary, has been appointed to serve as district supervisor of the new Southwest region Hispanic district. The new district, the official name of which is still to be chosen, comes into effect Jan. 1, 2015. Juan will be installed in his new role at the Southwest Region Hispanic Conference to be held Oct. 24–25 in Van Nuys, Calif.

 

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

Juan M. Vallejo Appointed Supervisor of New Hispanic District

By Foursquare

Juan M. Vallejo, a longtime Foursquare pastor and former missionary, has been appointed to serve as district supervisor of the new Southwest region Hispanic district. The new district, the official name of which is still to be chosen, comes into effect Jan. 1, 2015. Juan will be installed in his new role at the Southwest Region Hispanic Conference to be held Oct. 24–25 in Van Nuys, Calif.