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Leadership Profiles

Discipling a Nation: Ken Pretty-On-Top

By Ally Siwajian

Foursquare Pastor Ken Pretty-On-Top isn’t just the leader of a congregation. He’s pastoring the Crow Nation and discipling leaders across the Northwest and beyond. Ken also serves as one of Foursquare’s lead Native elders, and is chairman of the denomination’s Native American Council.

 
 

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Pastor and Educator: Maria Eugenia Martinez

By Anabel Muñoz

When she was only 20, Maria Eugenia Martinez bucked the status quo in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and became a pastor. In the decades since then, the ordained Foursquare minister, educator, author and seminary founder has touched hundreds of lives with her passion for ministry and education.

 
 

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Raising Up Leaders: Justice Coleman

By Ken Walker

Justice Coleman and his wife, Maria, started a Bible study for non-Christians that soon grew into a congregation that first met in an Irish pub and now gathers in two locations. At Freedom Church, it’s all about discipleship, service to others and having a heart for those who don’t yet know Christ.

 
 

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Spreading Inspiration: Mike Kai

By Rachel Chimits

Mike Kai, pastor of the Hawaii-based multiple location Inspire Church, challenged his church members to find a need and fill it. The result? The multiplication of many creative outreach ministries to the surrounding communities and the birth of multisite church locations. Evangelizing, discipleship and leadership development play a major role in Inspire’s ministry effectiveness.

 
 

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Leadership Doesn’t Retire: Carolyn Nichols

By Ken Walker

When her longtime husband and partner in ministry passed away, Carolyn Nichols could have thrown in the towel. Instead she asked God to use her like never before. Today, in her 80s, she pastors a growing church, trains leaders and mentors young people.

 
 
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