Foursquare Stories

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Read stories about Foursquare leaders and the people they serve as well as historical Foursquare moments and real-life topics.

Features

Avoid the Mess When Planting a Church

By Dave Veach

Church planting can be a messy business. Northwest District Supervisor Dave Veach offers a look at the pitfalls to avoid when planting a church, in light of Foursquare’s Missional Objective of church and congregation multiplication.

 

Foursquare Legacy

Serving the Lord Never Gets Old

By Blanche Lewis

Blanche Lewis was just 20 when she got married to her husband, Roy, on the stage of Angelus Temple in 1944. Over seven decades later and now in her 90s, she recalls a lifetime of faithfully serving the Lord as a Foursquare minister.

 

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

Helping College Students Find Christ: Larry DeWerd

By Larry DeWerd

Larry DeWerd is a Foursquare credentialed minister who has been highly honored in the field of medical physics. As a professor, he has mentored countless students and helped them find Jesus Christ. He shares insight on how to reach people outside church walls who are searching for truth.