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FMI Faith Pledge Update: Partnering to Reach People for Christ

By James C. Scott Jr.

During Foursquare Connection 2011 in Columbus, Ohio, Foursquare pastors and leaders received an offering for Foursquare Missions International (FMI) to further the global ministry of The Foursquare Church. FMI Director Jim Scott sees this gift as evidence of trust and partnership between churches and missionaries to reach the world for Christ.

 
 

Central Office Updates

What If … and Why Not?

By Glenn Burris Jr.

From his message at Foursquare Connection 2011, Glenn Burris Jr. shares Five Targets he feels are to shape our movement’s immediate future—and he encourages us to dream big. A dream that asks the questions, What if? and Why not?, Glenn says, lays the foundation for hope and faith within our hearts.

 
 

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Art as Worship: Tory Foster

By Tory Foster

During a powerful worship art performance at Foursquare Connection 2011, teenager Tory Foster beautifully executed a dramatic painting of Jesus’ face while a worship song played. The audience was moved to tears. Tory says that the painting was her way of saying: “Thank You. I see, Jesus, what You did. I feel it.”

 
 

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Last-Minute Connection 2011 Details

By The Foursquare Church

It’s almost time to pack up and head out to Columbus, Ohio, for Foursquare Connection 2011! Here are some last-minute tips that will help you enjoy your time in Columbus and make your Connection experience more beneficial. From pre-registering for Collaborative Learning Tracks to previewing the business meeting agenda to ideas for spending free time, it’s all here, at your fingertips.

 
 

Central Office Updates

Connection 2011 Challenge

By Glenn Burris Jr.

Connection 2011 in Columbus, Ohio, May 30–June 2 will be a critically important time for The Foursquare Church both in the U.S. and globally, says Foursquare President Glenn Burris Jr. In an open letter, he encourages and challenges all Foursquare leaders to be a strategic part of the vision-casting that will determine the future of our movement.

 
 

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FMI Faith Pledge Challenge

By Richard Casteel

In an open letter, Foursquare Missions Committee chairman Richard Casteel encourages Foursquare pastors and churches to “believe beyond themselves” and help directly impact lives for Christ around the world. The goal is to raise $1 million above current giving for the FMI Global Fund—an achievable goal as the Foursquare family prays and partners together to spread the gospel.

 
 

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Top 10 Things to Do in Columbus During Connection 2011

By The Foursquare Church

In addition to great times of connection and options for learning that leaders will experience at Foursquare Connection 2011, the host city of Columbus, Ohio, offers some fantastic opportunities for fun with friends and family. Here’s a look at the top 10 things to do during your stay.