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

Foursquare Legacy

What Aimee Semple McPherson Taught Me About Ministry

By Mildred Poole

Foursquare Founder Aimee Semple McPherson made an indelible impression on Mildred Poole’s life, and for 70 years in one Southern California Foursquare church, Mildred used the lessons she learned to minister faithfully and effectively. She conveys great wisdom in this candid and inspiriting testimony, written not long before her passing in 2015.

 
 

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God Prepares Us for Serving Where He Leads Us

By Sylvia Erickson

Sylvia Erickson grew up in a little house on the prairie—not knowing at the time that it would eventually lead to a lifetime of fruitful pastoral ministry service. She and her husband, Kenneth, faithfully pastored Decatur Foursquare Church in Illinois for many years, and Sylvia found herself serving as senior pastor twice.

 
 

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A Lifetime of Stepping Out in Faith

By Vonitta Gurney-Boylan

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.

 
 

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Dedicated Missionary Service to the People of South Africa

By Lewis Ziegler

For 35 years, Foursquare Missions International (FMI) Missionary Lewis Ziegler ministered throughout South Africa, following in the footsteps of his parents who helped establish the work in the 1930s. His faithful service led to scores of converts and new Foursquare churches.

 
 

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A Lifetime of Making Disciples: Bill Pritchett

By Bill Pritchett

Bill Pritchett has faithfully served the Lord and The Foursquare Church for decades, both as a minister in the U.S. and as a missionary abroad. Now 99, he reflects on the lessons he learned from Aimee Semple McPherson, and what it means to disciple others.

 
 
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