GYC 2017 Recap – A New Direction

Two weeks ago, over 4,500 young people took part in GYC’s 2017 conference in Phoenix, Arizona, focused on the theme: “Arise” from Isaiah 60:1-3. As one of those young people, my experience throughout the conference was one of transformation, inspiration, and empowerment. One might ask, what compels a millennial to spend five days during the holiday season listening to sermons, …

GYC Seattle: Last Day

The whole day had a very mission-minded accent—that last full day of GYC in 2012—from Wes Peppers’ morning devotional to David Shin’s evening emphasis on the sacrifice required for any revolution. But in the opinion of the author, the day peaked around 12:45 pm in the main meeting hall. The afternoon plenary was just finishing, and Vincent Samuelson–after sharing powerful …