MEDELLÍN, COLOMBIA—Colombia's National Youth Congress was held in Medellìn, Colombia at Camp Fé y Alegría (Faith and Happiness). Two-hundred and sixty young people attended the event. On Sabbath, there were approximately 320 people present, including brethren older than 35.
The event was held from July 4 to July 9, 2017. The theme of the convention was "El Tiempo" (The Time). The event was comprised of recreational activities, virtual evangelism, and workshops. With the help of Brother Eduardo Merlos and the Virtual Evangelism team, Dvida, the evening and Sabbath sermons were broadcast live on Facebook where over 170,000 people were reached over the week. The main speaker for the event was Brother Liviu Tuduroiu (GC Missionary Department Director) and his translator Brother Darvin.
May God bless each person who attended the event as well as those reached through online streaming. May the subjects discussed at the meeting bear fruit to the honor and glory of God in the life of each participant.