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Sterling Brackett Retires As Adam Davidson Assumes Corp. Sec. Role

By Ken Walker

Sterling Brackett, corporate secretary and vice president of corporate affairs of The Foursquare Church, is retiring effective June 1. The board of directors has appointed COO Adam Davidson to absorb the corporate secretary role.

 
 

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Record Number of Ministers Ordained in 2014

By Jessica Sherer

More Foursquare pastors than usual were ordained in 2014. As of mid-November, 652 ministers had been approved for ordination in 2014. Corporate Secretary Sterling Brackett explains that ordination “isn’t just a hoop to jump through. It is a spiritual act and a great responsibility.”

 
 

Foursquare News

Foursquare Initiative to Provide Resources for Global Leaders

By Andy Butcher

Many pastors in countries throughout the world can’t afford to buy foundational training materials from which to learn and teach core Foursquare doctrine, leaving them in a vacuum of basic biblical knowledge. But a new initiative—Foursquare Resources for Global Leaders—is striving to change that by providing easily accessible and affordable materials to leaders who need them.

 
 

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Important Proposed Bylaw Amendments Currently Under Review

By The Foursquare Church

The 2013 Foursquare convention body could be voting on two very significant bylaw amendments—the ability to vote for a Foursquare president by absentee ballot, and increasing the number of directors on the denomination’s board of directors so that all 14 districts are represented. Credentialed ministers are encouraged to consider these amendments and add their comments.

 
 

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Awakening America Announces 21-Day Prayer Focus

By The Foursquare Church

In January, The Foursquare Church will unite with believers across the nation in a 21-day prayer focus to contend for revival, an annual initiative facilitated by the Awakening America Alliance. Those who register for the event online will receive daily devotions via e-mail during the 21-day vigil.

 
 

Central Office Updates

2010 Foursquare Cabinet Convenes

By Sterling Brackett

The 2010 Foursquare Cabinet, consisting of 91 voting members chaired by Sterling Brackett and Sam Rockwell, saw 86 members meet Jan. 18-20, 2010, in Glendale, California.