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GenOn Youth Summit 2022 Is On!

Runner! A Role for All Ages in Serving

Clothed in Christ: Two Weeks of the GenOn Youth Summits

Reaching the Community: It's Our Mission

Our Gifts: Understood, needed and used?

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GenOn Youth Summit 2022 Is On!

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Kelly BurnettGenOn Youth Summit Coordinator             Youth Summit 2022July 10-16, 2022 @ Johnson University in Knoxville, TN For students completing grades 8-12, college-aged young adults, and the adults who love and support them. Two years ago, we gathered in Colorado and West Virginia for GenOn Summit 2019.  It was, as usual, a wonderful experience of living together in Christian Community.  With a pandemic sweeping the globe, the leadership was forced to make the difficult decision to postpone the Summit until the summer of 2022.  This forced hiatus has given rise to the creation of one...

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Runner! A Role for All Ages in Serving

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        Liz PerraudExecutive DirectorGenOn Ministries                                                                                                                 Imagine the best mission project ever that makes a huge impact, addresses hunger and malnutrition, takes a few hours, is a ton of fun, and engages nearly every age and stage of life. That would be a...

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Clothed in Christ: Two Weeks of the GenOn Youth Summits

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GenOn’s Youth Summit Coordinator, Kelly Burnett, journaled her way through Summit East and West 2018 to provide a small glimpse of what it is like to experience each week of this kingdom of God living. High school youth, young adults, and their adult leaders return summer after summer to grow in Christ-centered relationships with people across geographical and denominational lines, and to deepen their relationship with God. We are grateful beyond measure for the leaders who plan and produce these annual youth summits, a core component of the ministry of GenOn for nearly 50 years. As Kelly always asks, “Will...

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Reaching the Community: It's Our Mission

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By Betsy Dishman, Olivet Presbyterian Church, Charlottesville, Va Our LOGOS ministry, called Kids' Connection (KC), includes a mission component as part of our annual master plan. A mission activity is often part of Recreation, when we devote time to creating a mission project that frequently takes more than one week to complete. Rather than choosing new mission opportunities, the KC leaders look to existing church ministries. This approach allows us to partner with other church leaders. When our youth group went to New York City to serve the homeless in January, the children made scarves for them to take and...

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Our Gifts: Understood, needed and used?

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Send soap (but be sure to include a plastic soap dish too because when you bathe standing on a big rock in the dirt you really need the soap holder)...

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