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

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These three things will hinder the Holy Spirit’s work

By Tim Clark

God wants to do the miraculous in and through us. But there are three attitudes that will obstruct the Holy Spirit’s ability to release supernatural gifts. Tim Clark, senior pastor of The Church On The Way in Van Nuys, Calif., encourages us to let go of negative mindsets so that we can experience all that God has for us.

 

Foursquare Legacy

Aimee Semple McPherson’s daughter recalls her mother’s courage

By Roberta Semple Salter

Roberta Semple Salter, daughter of Foursquare Founder Aimee Semple McPherson, shares about her mother’s strength and courage to share the gospel and help others, no matter what the cost. She recalls her mom’s stand against racial segregation, and how she rallied people to help those in need.

 

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.