17. October 2018
IYC ambassadors: An interview with Simon from Southern Germany
Simon Züfle, from the South of Germany, is one of 18 ambassadors for the International Youth Convention. In an interview with the Church district of Backnang he spoke about his tasks, activities and wishes as an IYC ambassador.
11. October 2018
Registration for the International Youth Convention starts on 14th October
The start is just a couple of days away: the registration phase for the International Youth Convention is here. From Sunday, 14th October 2018 you can register through the internet website www.iyc2019.org.
25. September 2018
IYC Countdown 7: Bands and choirs – Music at the International Youth Convention 2019
Music will be high on the agenda of the International Youth Convention 2019 (IYC); at the mega event in the Arena, in the concerts, spontaneously around the exhibition grounds and, of course, in the divine services. What are the plans? Can we expect to enjoy some particular highlights? Spirit in...
20. August 2018
International Youth Convention Choir: Information dissemination meeting
The green light is on in September for the start of this grand musical project of the International Youth Convention 2019. An invitation goes out to all youth leaders and youth choir directors across Germany to come to Wiesbaden and become informed about the International Youth Convention Choir...
8. August 2018
The IYC ambassadors are on the move
Focus on the international Youth Convention 2019 is starting to intensify. Ambassadors of the IYC are already active in many countries and regions and a first meeting has taken place in Africa. The main talking points were about the booths of the African district churches in the Hall of...
12. July 2018
IYC Countdown 8: Preparations are underway
Just one year to go until the International Youth Convention 2019 begins. One year – perhaps that might still seem a long way away for the youth, for those who are studying in that time toward their final school exams, starting a new job or moving into shared accommodation. The time is very...
21. June 2018
Twelve ambassadors for the IYC 2019
Heeeeeey! – a small demonstration of a Mexican wave in anticipation of 2019: eight young New Apostolic Christians gave a trial run at the end of May to show just how good the mood is going to be in the Arena in Düsseldorf. 30,000 young people from all over the world are going to be here for the...
8. June 2018
IYC Countdown 9: Become involved – A youth convention for the youth by the youth
As Apostle Franz-Wilhelm Otten said in an interview conducted by the German magazine „spirit“, the success of the International Youth Convention 2019 (IYC) largely depends on the enterprise of the participants and helpers. What can the youth and the congregations do beforehand so that the...
25. May 2018
IYC countdown 10: The youth are asked – What do the young Christians expect?
Preparations have already been going on for over a year, with several project groups working on the concept of the International Youth Convention (IYC) 2019. The youth had the chance to take part in an on-line survey in 2017 to express their wishes and expectations of this major event. “Spirit”...
11. May 2018
IYC Countdown 11: Looking back and forward - An interview with Apostle Franz-Wilhelm Otten
Apostle Otten was previously involved with the organisation of the European Youth Day 2009 (EYD) and is now using his experience again for the International Youth Convention 2019 (IYC). How will the IYC be? What will it have in common with the EYD and what are the differences? Spirit wanted to...