24. January 2018
District Apostles visit the Düsseldorf Messe and Arena
Düsseldorf. The District Apostles from across the globe came, at the end of 2017, to see where the International Youth Convention (IYC) 2019 is going to take place. Many will be sending delegations to help in creating their presentation booths. Documentation of the occasion is captured in a video.
21. December 2017
Survey of interests: Topics for the International Youth Convention
The survey sought from its participants not only the things which they would like to take part in or listen to, but what their personal interests were on the subjects of theology, the Church’s structure and social issues.
5. December 2017
The Chief Apostle appeals for donations
A flyer is included in the German language edition of “Our Family”, the magazine of the New Apostolic Church, for November, where the Chief Apostle, Jean-Luc Schneider, has called upon its readers to support the International Youth Convention 2019 and thus the spiritual welfare of the young...
23. November 2017
Survey of interests – The programme for the International Youth Convention
93 percent of the 3,000 plus survey participants showed lots of enthusiasm for the inclusion of music in the programme of the International Youth Convention. This information and more details about music choices has already been reported. The survey also allowed the youth to record how other...
8. November 2017
Survey of interests – music at the International Youth Convention
”The music should inspire everyone”, as Apostle Hans-Jürgen Bauer, leader of the planning group for music at the International Youth Convention, said. The question is, how should the musical programme be presented and what musical styles suit the tastes of the young Christians? The answers can be...
25. October 2017
Send in your ideas for the International Youth Convention
The motto of the International Youth Convention 2019, “Here I am”, symbolises and represents the Church, its congregations and the Youth Convention. The young Christians are the present and the future of the New Apostolic Church, which is why the Church wishes that they play a major part in...
12. October 2017
Planning executive meets For the fourth time
At the fourth meeting of the top level planners on 21st and 22nd September, the planning groups revealed the interim results of their work. Here were the first ideas for the programme of the major events which will be taking place in the Arena, a description of the greeting packet contents and...
6. October 2017
Planning executive is busy with the survey results
The fourth planning executive session was focussed on the young peoples’ interests for the International Youth Convention 2019. Youth counsellors representing each of the European district Churches intensively scrutinised the survey results which were returned by the young Christians.
14. September 2017
Two hands for the International Youth Convention
He has now won two advertised competitive bids: Ralf Heller, the designer and art director from Frankfurt, has designed the key visual for the International Youth Convention 2019 and also the logo for the European Youth Day of 2009. In an interview, the 42 year old explained his ideas behind the...
21. June 2017
High participation level in the survey of expectations
3,000 youth took part in the survey for the International Youth Convention 2019. The planning executive particularly wanted to know what they expected to find in the programme of the event. The survey results are now being scrutinised.