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FMI Monthly Prayer Guides 2014

By Foursquare Missions International

Each month, Foursquare Missions International publishes a guide to help us pray for missionaries around the world and the projects they are working on. Download the Monthly Prayer Guide for ways that you can incorporate Foursquare Missions into your daily prayers. more»

 
 

Foursquare Chaplains Monthly Prayer Guides 2014

By Foursquare Chaplains

Learn more about where Foursquare chaplains are serving and how to pray for them. The Foursquare Chaplains International Monthly Prayer Guide is perfect for inserting in church bulletins and displaying on information tables. more»

 
 

Foursquare Leader Magazine (2014)

By The Foursquare Church

"Foursquare Leader" magazine is a triannual publication mailed to Foursquare credentialed ministers. Download it today to discover the latest Foursquare news, stories and resources. more»

 
 

The Mobile Church Reaches Out

By Rebecca Schaub

Recorded live at Foursquare Connection 2013 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Rebecca Schaub, then a Life Pacific College (LPC) student and now a Foursquare credentialed minister, shares about her experience of leading a team of LPC students across the U.S. with the goal of serving local churches, and learning from and encouraging pastors. more»

 
 

Leading by Being and Doing

By Sam Rockwell

In his book “Leading by Being and Doing,” Gateway District Supervisor Sam Rockwell helps church leaders reach their full potential by discovering who they are personally and how that intertwines with ministry. Relating his personal experiences in ministry and sharing practical biblical principles, Sam communicates with a clarity and wisdom that are sure to help every pastor. more»

 
 

Missio Nexus Church Connection Tour

The Missio Nexus Church Connection Tour is coming to five U.S. cities—Baltimore, Los Angeles, Toronto, Chicago and Atlanta—in June. Each one-day event will feature presentations from experts seeking to help pastors, church planters and missions leaders explore approaches, resources and partnerships for developing church-based ministry to immigrants, refugees and international students. more»

 
 

Leadership Health for a Lifetime

By Ricky Temple

Foursquare Pastor Ricky Temple says that every now and then, leaders need to take a step back from their role and ask about their own health, on every level. “How do I respond to difficult situations?” he asks. “Can God put me through challenging circumstances without me complaining or compromising?” more»

 
 

Experiencing Honor’s Reward

By John Bevere

“If we understand what restrains Jesus, we understand what restrains us,” explains author and speaker John Bevere on this video recorded at Foursquare Connection 2013 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. People who understand the biblical meaning of honor and those who truly honor Jesus are able to experience what John calls “honor’s reward.” more»

 
 

‘Son of God’ Church Kit

Produced by Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, 20th Century Fox’s “Son of God” hits theaters on Feb. 28. Outreach.com has produced an excellent array of promotional and teaching resources designed to help churches maximize the evangelistic opportunity corresponding with the film’s release. more»

 
 

Doing Singleness Well

By Tammy Sevcov

Nearly half of all Americans are single, Ordained Foursquare Minister Tammy Sevcov notes, and she says they need to know that God has a plan for their lives as single people. In this bold, brief and power-packed session from Connection 2013, she encourages both single and married leaders to embrace a life totally surrendered to Christ. more»

 
 

The Problem With the Problem With Women in Ministry Leadership

By Daniel A. Brown, Ph.D.,Jennifer A. Manginelli,Kelly C. Tshibaka

In this excellent work, Daniel A. Brown, Ph.D., tackles the difficult biblical passages regarding women in ministry leadership. Along with contributors Jennifer A. Manginelli and Kelly C. Tshibaka, the renowned Foursquare leader delivers a cohesive and powerful exegetical overview of the most challenged texts when considering an egalitarian position. The book is scholarly yet readable, and an important resource for church leaders. more»

 
 

Priorities of a Leader’s Heart

By The Foursquare Church

“Ministry is not about bringing validity to our lives as leaders,” says Southwest District Supervisor Kimberly Dirmann. “Ministry should be an outflow of a vital and personal relationship with God.” In this video from Connection 2013, Kimberly explains how she found the meaning in this principle and how, in the process, she experienced God’s transformation of her as a leader. more»

 
 

God Is Wherever You Are

By The Foursquare Church

“You are the healing presence of Jesus,” Jerry Cook says. “Where you are, people are healthier just because you are there.” In this video recorded at Foursquare Connection 2013 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Jerry tells those gathered that because of the presence of Christ in their lives, the people they meet may not know why, but they will know their lives are suddenly different. more»

 
 

Finishing Well, Healthy and Whole

By The Foursquare Church

Are you overworked and stressed out? Do you lack energy and the physical ability to do your job? De Rockwell, care and family health facilitator for the Gateway District, says you are not alone, even among Foursquare ministers. In this Quick Talk recorded at Connection 2013, she shares what they have done in the Gateway District to help leaders live healthier, happier lives. more»

 
 

Videos From Connection 2013

By The Foursquare Church

Those who attended Foursquare Connection 2013 got to hear many inspiring messages and take part of some important discussions affecting the future of The Foursquare Church. But if you weren’t able to go, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Whether you missed them at the time or would like a refresher, here are five key messages from Connection 2013. more»

 
 

Samuel Rodríguez Advocates for the Agenda of the Lamb

By Samuel Rodríguez

Rev. Samuel Rodríguez calls the church to combine the evangelism of Billy Graham with the advocacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In this audio recording from Conexión Hispana at Foursquare Connection 2013, he shares the balance of the vertical and horizontal elements of the cross. En este mensaje durante Conexión Hispana del 2013, el reverendo Samuel Rodríguez comparte el balance de los elementos verticales y horizontales de la Cruz. more»

 
 

Foursquare Leader Magazine (2013)

By The Foursquare Church

"Foursquare Leader" magazine is a quarterly publication mailed to Foursquare credentialed ministers. Download it today to discover the latest Foursquare news, stories and resources. more»

 
 

Imagine: Prayer and the Presence of God

By Eduardo Bogea

Recorded during Foursquare Connection 2013 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Eduardo Bogea delivers a heartfelt and compelling exhortation to our Foursquare family for all generations to passionately contend for the presence of God. more»

 
 

The NINES Conference 2013

Pastors and church leaders often find themselves evaluating what is working, and what isn’t, in their churches. This year’s NINES conference will elevate the conversation to a new level. Don’t blink, because you won’t want to miss a thing as 100 speakers—sharing five minutes each—power through some highly engaging content. more»

 
 

Taking Time for a Leadership Checkup

By The Foursquare Church

Ministry leaders often get so busy that they forget to take care of themselves, which can lead to personal disaster, say Robby Booth and Chuck Shoemake, directors of Foursquare’s Centers for Spiritual Renewal. General Supervisor Tammy Dunahoo notes that it is a priority of The Foursquare Church to care for our pastors so that this does not happen. more»

 
 

Margaret Feinberg Shares How She Started ‘Scouting the Divine’

By The Foursquare Church

Bestselling author Margaret Feinberg explores analogies found throughout the Bible, such as being Jesus’ sheep or living in a land flowing with milk and honey, to find real-world applications that reveal God’s heart for each of us. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Cambodia Missionary Ted Olbrich Invites the Holy Spirit

By The Foursquare Church

With stories of physical healings, casting out of demons and walking in the power of the Holy Spirit, Pastor Ted Olbrich shares how the next generation is bringing heaven to Earth in Cambodia—and he challenges Foursquare leaders in the United States to do the same. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Ed Stetzer and Keith Jenkins Share How We Will Reclaim Our Voice

By The Foursquare Church

How can The Foursquare Church reclaim its voice and impact the world for Christ? Foursquare Pastor Keith Jenkins and LifeWay Research President Ed Stetzer encourage Foursquare leaders to regain their voices, speak to their communities and show God’s love in real, relatable ways. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Chris Hodges Calls Leaders To Reclaim The Reason For Pentecost

By The Foursquare Church

To reach the lost, we first have to see them. Chris Hodges, senior pastor of Church of the Highlands in Birmingham, Ala., and co-founder of the Association of Related Churches, shares humorous personal stories, an inspiring call to action, and reminds us of the real reason for Pentecost. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Obed Orozco-Bonilla Shows How Foursquare Is One Voice With Many Languages

By The Foursquare Church

Foursquare Pastor Obed Orozco-Bonilla, Foursquare President Glenn Burris Jr. and other Foursquare leaders discuss the future of The Foursquare Church as it seeks reconciliation and cooperation among the world’s varied people groups, with the goal of reaching all ethnicities, nationalities, generations and genders with the gospel. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Wayne Cordeiro Urges Leaders to Rediscover Foursquare’s Identity

By The Foursquare Church

Renowned author, speaker and church planter Wayne Cordeiro, senior pastor of New Hope (Oahu South Foursquare Church) in Honolulu, challenges Foursquare leaders to rediscover who we are. To do this, we must experience renewal, think like a movement, and never forget our core assignment from Christ. Recorded live at Connection 2012 in Phoenix. more»

 
 

Foursquare Connection 2013 App

By The Foursquare Church

The free Foursquare 2013 Connection App will keep you connected to the action at this year’s convention in Florida. more»

 
 

Connection 2012: Learning Tracks for Senior Pastors

By The Foursquare Church

Recorded live at Foursquare Connection 2012 in Phoenix, the Learning Tracks for senior pastors feature Foursquare pastors and leaders discussing how senior pastors can better disciple their congregations and engage their communities. They reflect on ways to connect with the next generation, and share ideas to create a culture of discipleship and community engagement. more»

 
 

Connection 2012 Learning Track: Administrators and Executive Pastors

By The Foursquare Church

Recorded live at Foursquare Connection 2012 in Phoenix, the Administrators and Executive Pastors Learning Track features a panel of expert guests who address specific strategies and practical advice for leaders serving in these unique roles. Topics addressed include student ministry, finances, mission statements, conflict management, human resources, legal issues, social media, communications and facilities management. more»