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I Need Something Other Than A Book To Give To My Grads

Editor’s Note: This is one of a series of 30 Stories that appeared in the 100th edition of Youth Leaders Only. Make sure you check out the other great stories  from this special edition celebrating 30 years of YLO.  We have done over … Continue reading

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Gift ideas for your graduating seniors

 Guest post by Chris Wilterdink, Director of Young People’s Ministries Program Development for the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church A friend of mine recently posted in one of our collaboration groups, looking for suggestions of gifts for their seniors upon graduation from high … Continue reading

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GRAD: A youth leader’s story

Editor’s note: For years youth leaders have been honoring their graduates with ConGRADulations!  Many of you received ConGRADulations! as a student and are now giving it to your seniors.  Here’s the story of one such youth leader and YLO member … Continue reading

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Patrick on TODAY Show

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy My young friend, Patrick Ivison, graduated from high school a couple of weeks ago. Big deal, right? Well, yeah. It was a big deal! You see, Patrick was … Continue reading

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Patrick did it!

Good Morning America’s George Stephanopoulos put it this way in his intro to the video of Patrick’s graduation: “Of all the great moments of all the graduations this year, this one might be the most inspiring … ” We couldn’t … Continue reading

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