Church of the Foursquare Gospel in the Philippines

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Church of the Foursquare Gospel in the Philippines
Classification Protestant
Orientation Pentecostal/Evangelical
Associations Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches
Region Worldwide, but esp. Philippines
Origin 1929
Members 5,000,000 Worldwide
95,000 Philippines
Tertiary institutions 7
Other name(s) The Foursquare Church

The Church of the Foursquare Gospel in the Philippines, Inc. (abbreviated as CFGPI) is a Christian Pentecostal Group in the Philippines. The CFGPI is the national church body of International Church of the Foursquare Gospel originated in Los Angeles California. It is one of the largest Pentecostal groups in the Philippines.


  • United Foursquare Men (UFM)
  • United Foursquare Women (UFW)
  • United Foursquare Professionals (UFP)
  • Foursquare Youth - Foursquare Youth (FY)
  • Foursquare Children's ministry (FCM)
  • Foursquare Intercession and Prayer Warfare Department
  • Sonshine Kid's Club (SKC) - for children

National Officers[edit]

The CFGP Board consists of a president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, general supervisor and five members. The current president is Rev. Valentin C. Chaves and the vice president is Rev. Joemarie G. Sulmaca Sr. The general supervisor is Rev. Delfin L. Corona.[1]

Church Doctrine[edit]

The Foursquare Church believes in the following:

Jesus the Savior, Jesus the Mighty Baptizer with the HolySpirit, Jesus the Great Physician, Jesus the soon Coming King

Declaration of Faith

  • The Holy Scriptures
  • The Eternal Godhead
  • The Fall of Man
  • The Plan of Redemption
  • Salvation Through Grace
  • Repentance and Acceptance
  • The New Birth
  • Daily Christian Life
  • Water Baptism and the Lord's Supper
  • Baptism in the Holy Spirit
  • The Spirit-Filled Life
  • The Gifts and Fruit of the Spirit
  • Moderation
  • Divine Healing
  • The Second Coming of Christ
  • Church Relationship
  • Civil Government
  • Judgement
  • Heaven
  • Hell
  • Evangelism
  • Tithing and Offerings

Bible Colleges[edit]

  • Foursquare Bible College - Quezon City
  • Laoag Foursquare Bible College - Laoag City
  • NorPhil Foursquare Bible College - Baguio City
  • Pangasinan Foursquare Bible College - Dagupan City
  • Foursquare Bible College, Romblon Campus Inc. - Odiongan Romblon
  • Cebu Foursquare Bible College - Cebu City
  • Ilo-ilo Foursquare Bible College - Ilo-ilo City
  • Halls of Life Foursquare Bible College - Davao City



  1. ^ Church of the Foursquare Gospel of the Philippines. Staff and Officers.
  2. ^

External links[edit]