District News

Local Flavor.  News + Stories From Your District.

Learn about how Foursquare is making an impact in your local district. Read some of the local news and stories about Foursquare folks from around the block and all across your district.

Central Pacific

How to start a campus ministry in your local schools

By Reid Powell

Don’t miss the best opportunity your church has to reach the students in your community. Reid Powell, associate pastor of Crescent City Foursquare Church in Crescent City, Calif., shares practical tips for starting a campus ministry that will impact your local schools and beyond.

 

Gateway

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (2018)

By Foursquare

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away

 

Heartland

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (2018)

By Foursquare

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away

 

MidSouth

Hurricane Harvey one year later

By Andy Butcher

It’s been a year since Hurricane Harvey slammed the Houston area. Find out how Foursquare Disaster Relief, in partnership with local Foursquare churches—and your generous giving—have made a difference in the lives of people who were devastated by the massive storm.

 

North Pacific

Anita Birkland recalls early Foursquare ministry in Portland, Ore.

By Anita Cadonau Birkland

Anita Birkland attended Portland Foursquare Church in Oregon as a teen. In this article adapted from a video interview, she recalls Aimee Semple McPherson’s visit and the ministry of the church’s pastors, Dr. Harold and Ione Jeffries.

 

Northeast Atlantic

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (2018)

By Foursquare

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away

 

Northwest

Foursquare is ‘Transformed by Jesus’ in Seattle

By Marcia Graham

Foursquare Connection 2018 in Seattle brought nearly 4,000 people to the bustling city for four days, May 28-31, under the theme, “Transformed by Jesus.” Thousands more joined the event via livestream. All were inspired and challenged. Here are the highlights.

 

Pacific Southwest

Cancerous tumor miraculously vanishes after prayer

By Rosy Vazquez

Rosy Vazquez, a member of a Foursquare church in Glendora, Calif., was understandably frightened when a cancerous tumor ballooned to the size of a grapefruit. What happened next mystified doctors—but not the people who had been praying for her healing.

 

Southern California

Dick Mills shares how Foursquare’s founder impacted his life

By Dick Mills

Renowned Evangelist Dick Mills reveals how the ministry of Aimee Semple McPherson influenced his life and ministry calling, in this article adapted from a video interview before his passing in 2012.

 

Southeast

Foursquare churches getting ready to offer aid after Florence

By Andy Butcher

Foursquare Disaster Relief, in partnership with local Foursquare churches and volunteers, is organizing efforts to step in and offer help to the thousands affected by Hurricane Florence’s violent destruction.

 

Hispano del Suroeste

Gone to Be With the Lord Report (2018)

By Foursquare

An updated list of Foursquare credentialed ministers who have recently passed away