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The Last Training of the Year for GYMN-Asia

…was in Baguio. This occurred on Dec. 27-29 and was hosted by Ptr. R. Santillana Jr. and the Jesus Christ the Redeemer church. This is one GYMN training I only get to see in pictures too, as it was GYMN trainers Eric and Bench who handled the sessions. Anyway, Bench was kind enough to send [...]

On Being a Trainer

DJ Barrios, aside from being a GYMN trainer and excellent photographer, is one of the guys I took my Level 2 training with. Just recently we got to work together when he joined the training in Malaybalay. I got the chance to interview him afterward and here’s his take on the event. How did you [...]

A Year in Pictures

Merry Christmas! to one and all. Here’s a look into the year gone by with GYMN-Asia: Below is the song with English translation in parentheses for our non-Filipino friends: Ngayong Pasko Magniningning ang Pilipino Lyrics sung by: Toni Gonzaga, Gary Valenciano and the UST Choral Singers Kapiling ko mga bituin ngayong gabi (Only stars are [...]

Malaybalay Training in Pictures

Last December 8-10, 20 participants attended our GYMN training in Malaybalay, Philippines. Here’s a glimpse into what occured: Ethel teaches on the GYMN pyramid, the structure we use for our youth leaders strategy seminar. We had a team of 4 trainers for this event. The place above was where we also held a Level 1 [...]

To the Volunteers of 2010

Editor’s note: Bennette, during our Thanksgiving Dinner, appreciated the volunteers who gave much of their talent and time for the ministry of GYMN. Since not everyone came, she was kind enough to write it down: Chris would sometimes encourage me, ‚ÄúRemember the young people being equipped and encouraged in the trainings so they could effectively [...]