Foursquare Stories

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Read stories about Foursquare leaders and the people they serve as well as historical Foursquare moments and real-life topics.

Features

Why it’s important to pray for Foursquare camps

By Brittany Johnstone

More than 60 Foursquare camps will be in operation this summer across the country, reaching thousands of campers, and NextGen leaders are working hard to create an environment where God can change the lives of young people. Here’s why we need to be praying for them.

 

Foursquare Legacy

Recalling the faith that built Angelus Temple

By Roberta Semple Salter

Roberta Semple Salter, the daughter of Aimee Semple McPherson, remembers her mother’s faith in God to see Angelus Temple built. Naysayers doubted such a feat could be accomplished, especially by a woman. But God had the last word, and the building was dedicated on Jan. 1, 1923.

 

Leadership Profiles

Mentoring women for leadership roles is crucial to our mission

By James Ranger III

Do you want to fulfill the Great Commission? Then it’s time to mentor and release the women in your congregation for ministry leadership. James Ranger III, senior pastor of New Life Church in Bakersfield, Calif., offers practical advice on empowering women to utilize the gifts God has given them so that, together, we can reach the world for Christ.

 

We Are Foursquare

The Healing Power of Prayer and Community: Anthony Hernandez

By Anthony Hernandez

Anthony Hernandez, a church member of Faith Center (Eureka Foursquare Church) in Eureka, Calif., recalls how a pastor invited him to share his very personal story of addiction and recovery. Scared at first, he soon discovered new freedom and a way to encourage others in the healing environment of prayer and community.