Timeline of Events: What’s Next?
Wondering where we are in the process of selecting a new president for The Foursquare Church? The following are a few key dates to know.
November 2018: Request for licensed ministers to submit two names for possible inclusion on the presidential ballot.
January 2019: A special cabinet meeting is called to refine the list of recommendations and select nominees (per the approved process) for office of president.
March 2019: Cabinet refines list of nominees through interviews and subsequent vote. Final names for convention balloting will be determined.
March – May 2019: Public introduction of the two or three presidential nominees via electronic and printed communication; forums and webinars slated for dynamic interaction. Absentee balloting registration opens in late March.
May 2019: Presidential election to be held during Foursquare Connection 2019 in Nashville, Tenn., with absentee voting for ministers not present due in advance of convention.
September 2019: President-elect installed in training capacity for official installation in fall 2020.
May 2020: President-elect is commissioned at Foursquare Connection and takes the oath of office.
September 2020: The new Foursquare president officially takes office.
Download a full list of dates for the presidential selection process timeline.