16. March 2019
Now also in WhatsApp: latest news of the International Youth Convention
Düsseldorf. The International Youth Convention (IYC) is drawing nearer. It’s being held from 30th May until 2nd June 2019 in Düsseldorf. Now, just 2.5 months before it starts, the variety of information being published by the church is growing. From now on, users of the WhatsApp messenger service...
13. March 2019
31st May 2019: The pop oratorio in the Düsseldorf Arena
This is the fourth presentation of the pop oratorio: now at the International Youth Convention of the New Apostolic Church, on Friday, 31st May 2019 in the Düsseldorf Arena. The audience there will be treated to a special premiere: the work has been translated into English for the International...
4. March 2019
“We can be proud of our church!”
The largest group of youth across Europe who come to the New Apostolic youth conventions are from the district church of Southern Germany, which is hosted by District Apostle Michael Ehrich; a good reason for us to ask him some questions about his expectations for the International Youth...
26. February 2019
A 300 hour on-stage programme awaits the participants
Preparations for the first International Youth Convention of the New Apostolic Church are going well. Many programme items have now been fixed and are being set in the programme schedule by the coordinators. With more than 200 items altogether, it will include 300 hours of entertainment on-stage.
13. February 2019
IYC Countdown 4: People with disabilities at the IYC
The International Youth Convention 2019 (IYC) welcomes the youth from all countries across the world; whether with or without disabilities. That is the aim of the project group involved with inclusion at the Youth Convention.
11. February 2019
Second encounter of the IYC ambassadors in Düsseldorf
The ambassadors for the International Youth Convention (IYC) met for the second time in Düsseldorf at the beginning of January 2019, ten months after their first meeting in April 2018. They met to discuss and share their experiences and to receive a progress report about the planning state....
31. January 2019
Planning executive: preparations have reached the home straight
The top-level planners of the International Youth Convention 2019 met in January, probably for the last time. In looking forward to the following months District Apostle Rainer Storck said, “We have entered the home straight and the tempo is rising”. The focus is now fixed on the final stage of...
25. January 2019
"My wish is that the youth sense: This is my church!"
Rainer Storck, as hosting District Apostle, will be hoping to welcome more than 30,000 youth and their counsellors in Düsseldorf to the International Youth Convention. He spoke in an interview about the preparations being made and from his expectations and wishes for this major event.
17. January 2019
IYC Countdown 5: The IYC ambassadors
They came from Switzerland, Portugal, Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and France. They are between 19 and 27 years old and have one thing in common: they are all inspired at the thought of the International Youth Convention 2019 (IYC) and that’s why they have become IYC ambassadors. They came...
1. January 2019
A new version of the IYC2019 app is out
The app for the International Youth Convention 2019 has been providing current information all about the major event in Düsseldorf since mid 2017. The app has now been extensively expanded with version 1.3. It is available to be freely downloaded in the App and Play Store (iOS and Android).