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

A Five-Generation Foursquare Heritage

By Robert Rufener Sr.

Ordained Foursquare Minister Robert Rufener Sr. recalls a lifetime of Foursquare service that began when his parents rode a streetcar in Los Angeles to attend services at Angelus Temple and hear Aimee Semple McPherson preach. Five generations of the Rufener family, he says, have served the Lord in Foursquare ministry.

 

Gateway

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (June 2016)

By Foursquare

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

 

Heartland

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (July 2016)

By Foursquare

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

 

MidSouth

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (May 2016)

By Foursquare

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

 

North Pacific

Foursquare Connection 2016 Celebrates ‘Ohana

By Marcia Graham

Foursquare Connection 2016 brought together nearly 3,000 people from 49 states and 51 countries for four days of learning, worship, teaching and connecting. Hosted in the Aloha State, the international gathering, under the theme of “Empowered,” was marked by the connection of family and the move of the Holy Spirit.

 

Northeast Atlantic

Expectant Refugee Mothers Get Help From Foursquare Missionaries

By Andy Butcher

As a part of Foursquare Disaster Relief’s Project Sanctuary, which helps refugees fleeing violence in the Middle East, Foursquare Missions International Missionaries Chris and Laura Dakas are caring for expectant refugee mothers in refugee camps in Greece.

 

Northwest

A Five-Generation Foursquare Heritage

By Robert Rufener Sr.

Ordained Foursquare Minister Robert Rufener Sr. recalls a lifetime of Foursquare service that began when his parents rode a streetcar in Los Angeles to attend services at Angelus Temple and hear Aimee Semple McPherson preach. Five generations of the Rufener family, he says, have served the Lord in Foursquare ministry.

 

Pacific Southwest

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (August 2016)

By Foursquare

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

 

Southern California

A Five-Generation Foursquare Heritage

By Robert Rufener Sr.

Ordained Foursquare Minister Robert Rufener Sr. recalls a lifetime of Foursquare service that began when his parents rode a streetcar in Los Angeles to attend services at Angelus Temple and hear Aimee Semple McPherson preach. Five generations of the Rufener family, he says, have served the Lord in Foursquare ministry.

 

Southeast

Caring Foursquare Leaders Reach Out After Orlando Shooting

By Andy Butcher

As part of Foursquare Disaster Relief’s (FDR) response to the horrific June 12 nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla., Pastor Willie Barnes and other Foursquare leaders and members offered care to families and friends of victims. More trained responders are needed for future crises; FDR offers training to those wanting to help.

 

Hispano del Suroeste

Foursquare Connection 2016 Celebrates ‘Ohana

By Marcia Graham

Foursquare Connection 2016 brought together nearly 3,000 people from 49 states and 51 countries for four days of learning, worship, teaching and connecting. Hosted in the Aloha State, the international gathering, under the theme of “Empowered,” was marked by the connection of family and the move of the Holy Spirit.