For the 44th time on Saturday thousands of young people gathered together for the EO-youth day. In the GelreDome In Arnhem, they can be a witness of music, singing and a ’passionate’ speaker.
According to the Evangelical Broadcasting company, the EO-youth day for years is a fixed value for christian young people in the Netherlands and offers a contemporary and varied programme of music, meeting and inspiration.
The first collection was made in 1975 in the Martinihal in Groningen, where a small three thousand girls and boys came off. The event quickly grew in size. In 1982, the number of visitors in the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht and has already had 20,000. When the fair became too small, moved the EO youth day to stadion Galgenwaard stadium in that city. In 1998, the GelreDome in Arnhem, the netherlands the location where the place is for 35.000 young people.
The theme this year is Walk on Water. There are performances of, among others, for KING & COUNTRY, Matt Redman & Guvna B, Britt Nicole and The Drop. The speaker is the Uk’s Miriam Swaffield who, in England, local churches and students in contact with each other.
Radio dj Joram Kaat presents the EO-youth day.