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Foursquare Global Cities Strategy (Part 5): Chicago

By Andy Butcher

Reconciliation is key in America’s bruised heartland, especially in cities such as Chicago, where Foursquare leaders are serving as urban missionaries to reach the lost in this highly segregated city. Widely known for its gang violence and racial tensions, the Second City is awaiting a renewal that only the Holy Spirit can bring. Part 5 in a five-part series

 
 

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Foursquare Global Cities Strategy (Part 4): Austin, Texas

By Andy Butcher

Austin, proudly alternative, is the live music capital of the world. And though traditional church isn’t popular here, the city is ripe for an authentic expression of life-changing faith. That’s why Foursquare church planters have moved to Austin as missionaries to this postmodern city. And they’re seeing results. Part 4 of a five-part series

 
 

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Foursquare Global Cities Strategy (Part 3): Atlanta

By Andy Butcher

Atlanta may be the buckle of the Bible belt, but many in the city have turned their backs on church as they have known it. See what Foursquare is doing about reaching people in Atlanta, in Part 3 of this five-part exclusive feature series covering Foursquare’s Global Cities Strategy.

 
 

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Foursquare Global Cities Strategy (Part 2): Detroit

By Andy Butcher

Known as Motor City, Motown’s birthplace and the Muslim capital of America, Detroit is poised to make a cultural and spiritual comeback. Though the city has more church buildings per capita than any other city in the U.S., fewer people actually attend them. That’s why Foursquare leaders in the city are implementing new strategies for reaching the nearly 700,000 population.

 
 

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Foursquare: Coming to a City Near You

By Andy Butcher

By 2025, two out of every three people alive in the world will be found in cities—meaning that if we are to win the world for Christ, we must more effectively reach urban areas. Foursquare’s Global Cities initiative was announced at Foursquare Connection 2014 in Dallas, with the goal of establishing churches in key urban centers.