Loving God, Loving People in Southeast Fresno

Foursquare Disaster Relief Extends Aid in Wake of Hurricane Harvey

Foursquare Disaster Relief Extends Aid in Wake of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 30, 2017

Foursquare churches and members in Texas among those hit by one of the worst storms in American history are planning for, and playing an active role in, relief and recovery efforts.Thousands...

Victory and Restoration

Victory and Restoration

Aug 18, 2017

Restoration brings healing and freedom. Before I can ever pray for restoration over my community and city, I must experience victory in the restoration happening in my heart and in my life. Great...

Being Willing to Do Anything to Reach People for Christ

Being Willing to Do Anything to Reach People for Christ

Aug 2, 2017

When I was 2, in 1919, Aimee Semple McPherson sent my family to Bolivia. My parents had already been successful missionaries in Hawaii and China for a decade, so they knew something about the mission field.Then, in 1929, when I was 12, our family moved to Trinidad, the capital of Bolivia, and we set up a mission station to reach the people in the city. These...

How One Local Church Is Saving Lives in Africa

How One Local Church Is Saving Lives in Africa

Jul 19, 2017

The East Africa starvation crisis may have gone largely unmentioned in the news, but it has spurred a tremendous outpouring of concern, love and support from Foursquare churches around the ...

Pray for the Sick

Pray for the Sick

Jun 30, 2017

Matthew 10:8: “Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out demons. Freely you have received, freely give.” It was as if I had received a new commission to pray for the sick

Hearing and Obeying

Hearing and Obeying

Jun 23, 2017

The old adage “the enemy of my enemy is my friend” seems to be given credence in the events of Matthew 22:15-30.Though there was hostility between the Pharisees and Sadducees, they set aside their differences and joined forces in an effort to have Jesus executed. Rather than accepting Him as the ultimate expression of God's love, they...

Stuck in the Gourd

Stuck in the Gourd

Jun 17, 2017

Do you want to know how to catch a monkey? No? Well, I'm gonna tell you how anyway.In order to catch a monkey, a hunter will take a gourd and cut a small hole in it that is just big enough for the monkey to fit its hand through. Inside the gourd is placed something that the monkey craves, such as nuts, sweets or fruit. Then, the hunter waits. Sooner or later,...

E. Africa Starvation

E. Africa Starvation

Jun 17, 2017

Help is needed for our starving brothers and sisters in East Africa. I have been deeply moved by the crisis in E. Africa. 20 million people there are literally starving to death, many of whom ...

Christ’s Ambassadors

Christ’s Ambassadors

Jun 12, 2017

My word is “influence.” That word, influence, gives me clarity; I want to make a difference. Of course, I am an influence. We all are. But I constantly ask myself, What kind

Due Season

Due Season

Jun 8, 2017

When Sarah, Abraham’s wife, was “past the age” of childbearing, God promised her a child. Naturally speaking, it was impossible. It should have already happened, but because

The Gift of Listening

The Gift of Listening

May 12, 2017

One of the greatest gifts I am working hard to develop these days is the gift of listening. James 1:19 wisely advises us to “be swift to hear, slow to speak" (NKJV).I want to make sure the people I share my

Urgent Help Needed As Millions Face Starvation in East Africa

Urgent Help Needed As Millions Face Starvation in East Africa

Apr 24, 2017

An urgent appeal has gone out on behalf of Foursquare family members among those at risk in one of the world’s greatest-ever humanitarian crises, yet who are also poised to be witnesses of...