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Foursquare Fall Festivals Reach Many Kids and Communities

By Jessica Sherer

This fall, Foursquare churches across the U.S. are hosting harvest events that bring neighborhoods together for a fun celebration of God’s abundant blessings and introduce people to Jesus. While games and treats abound at these events, the focus is bringing community members together for a time of fellowship, merriment and, most important, experiencing the love of Christ.

 
 

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Back-to-School Outreaches Change Many Young Lives

By Ken Walker

As kids and young people returned to school this fall, Foursquare churches across the U.S. partnered with people in their communities to distribute school supplies, offer tutoring and provide food. Many outreaches to youth are ongoing, giving crucial support to students, families in need and local schools.

 
 

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Top 11 Things You Need to Know to Get Ready for Summer Camp

By Chris White

Summer is almost here, and it’s one of the best times of the year for reaching young people. Across the country, Foursquare camps will be providing a venue for powerful ministry to youth. Is your church ready? Here are the top 11 things you as a youth leader can do to get ready for summer camp and the fantastic ministry opportunity it offers.

 
 

Foursquare News

Kids + Youth Are Key Focus of Connection 2014

By Andy Butcher

Foursquare Connection 2014, convening in Dallas May 26–29, isn’t just for adult ministry leaders. The extensive Kids + Youth program will be investing in the leaders of the future. Themes and topics covered in the Kids + Youth program will parallel those of the adult sessions so that families will have something to share and talk about together.

 
 

Central Office Updates

Foursquare Supports Orphans This Christmas

By Jim Scott

Approximately $41,000 was given to the 2013 FMI Children’s Christmas Offering, shares Foursquare Missions International Director Jim Scott, expressing his thankfulness to those who generously gave. This fell short of the goal, however, and donations are still needed for children to receive the care they so desperately need.

 
 

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Hope for Nicaragua

By Jimmy Stewart

Nicaragua is still trying to recover after the fierce civil war in the 1980s devastated their economy and infrastructure. But evangelical Christianity is growing, and Foursquare churches in the nation are helping to turn things around by focusing on reaching Nicaragua’s youth.

 
 

Central Office Updates

Giving a Nameless Child His Future

By Jim Scott

Abandoned in the gutters of Cambodia, a hopeless child, around 3 years old and unable to speak, walk or care for himself, found a family and a future in one of our Foursquare children’s homes. By giving to this year’s FMI Children’s Christmas Offering, we can help many more children in need.

 
 

Foursquare News

27 Foursquare Orphanages Flooded in Cambodia

By Ken Walker

Flooding in Cambodia has severely affected most of the nation’s 24 provinces and caused unprecedented destruction, including damage to 27 Foursquare orphan homes housing 1,500 children. Foursquare Disaster Relief is appealing to U.S. churches for a minimum of $35,000 in emergency aid relief, with most likely much more being needed.

 
 

Central Office Updates

One Orphan’s Transformed Life in the Congo

By Ted Vail

Nzila was an orphan living on the streets in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), forced to join a violent gang to survive. But one day he met a Foursquare pastor who helps abandoned children in the DRC, and his life was dramatically transformed.

 
 

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Dynamic Children’s Ministers You Should Know

By Ken Walker

In this installment of our “People You Should Know” series, we meet a group of dynamic Foursquare children’s ministers across the nation who have devoted their lives to reaching kids and are raising up a new generation of future leaders.

 
 
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