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No One Harmed in Fire at The Church On The Way Prayer Chapel

By Andy Butcher

Monday evening’s blaze at the Prayer Chapel of The Church On The Way in Van Nuys, Calif., caused significant damage to the roof, the interior of the main floor and the attic. No one was in the building at the time, nor were there any injuries, and Pastor Jack Hayford’s basement office escaped damage.

 
 

Disaster Relief

Foursquare Churches Offer Help Amid Raging California Wildfires

By Andy Butcher

Amid the worst firestorms in California history, Foursquare pastors and members are opening their homes to evacuees, providing supplies to those forced to flee for their lives, and offering comfort to others who have lost everything. At least a dozen Foursquare families have lost their homes—but that isn’t stopping them from ministering to and helping the people around them.

 
 

Foursquare News

California Fire Victims Get Spiritual Care From FDR

By Andy Butcher

As fires rage in California, Foursquare Disaster Relief (FDR) volunteers are meeting with victims, and providing emotional support and spiritual care. With relief agencies and local churches meeting the practical needs of those who have been affected, the FDR team has been free to talk with and pray for many people.

 
 

Foursquare News

Foursquare Workers Aid in Washington Fires Crisis

By Andy Butcher

A team of volunteers deployed by Foursquare Disaster Relief is helping local Foursquare churches and the communities affected by the fires raging in Washington state. Two Foursquare churches in the region are reaching out to their neighbors in practical ways, such as providing gift cards for food, as well as shelter and supplies.

 
 

Features

The Heroes Among Us (Part 2): Search and Rescue

By Bill Shepson

In an exclusive four-part feature series, we get a glimpse into the lives and ministries of Foursquare chaplains who serve men and women in the military, the fire department, hospitals and hospices, and even the legislature. In part two, we look at chaplains in the Civil Air Patrol and fire department.