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Why Honoring One Another Is So Important

By Marcus Ellington

Marcus Ellington, assisting minister at The Rock (Anaheim Foursquare Church) in Anaheim, Calif., discusses why honor is important to God, why we need to honor others—even when we don’t want to—and how we can put showing honor into practice.

 

Foursquare Legacy

A Lifetime of Stepping Out in Faith

By Vonitta Gurney-Boylan | 1 Comment

For almost 40 years, FMI Missionary Vonitta Gurney-Boylan gave her life to the people of Honduras, Ecuador and Argentina. One of the highlights of her ministry was the night the Holy Spirit told her she should preach in Spanish even though she hardly knew language.

 

Leadership Profiles

Building Leaders Who Reach Out: Nate Poetzl

By Rachel Chimits

Similar to hospitals that train medical residents, Nate Poetzl’s church trains ministry residents who will become catalytic leaders who plant churches. The goal of Faith Chapel in Billings, Mont., is to plant 71 churches in neighboring communities.

 

We Are Foursquare

The Healing Power of Prayer and Community: Anthony Hernandez

By Anthony Hernandez | 3 Comments

Anthony Hernandez, a church member of Faith Center (Eureka Foursquare Church) in Eureka, Calif., recalls how a pastor invited him to share his very personal story of addiction and recovery. Scared at first, he soon discovered new freedom and a way to encourage others in the healing environment of prayer and community.