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History of MCYPAA Host Cities and Convention Themes

Convention
Year
Host City
Theme
43
2022
Grand Rapids
“Saved From A Living Death"
42
2021
Auburn Hills
“Our Roots Grasped a New Soil’
41
2019
Detroit
“Archway to Freedom”
40
2018
Grand Rapids
“Rescued From Shipwreck”
39
2017
Oakland County/ Novi
“Sunlight of the Spirit”
38
2016
Ann Arbor/ Ypsilanti
“Survive and Rediscover Life”
37
2015
Lansing
"Rocketed into a Fourth Dimension of Existence"
36
2014
Flint/ Auburn Hills
"Position of Neutrality"
35
2013
Northern Michigan/ Traverse City
"If you persist, remarkable things will happen"
34
2012
Mt. Pleasant
"There Is a Solution"
33
2011
Lansing
"New Found Faith and Hope"
32
2010
Grand Rapids
“Faith Without Works is Dead”
31
2009
East Side/ Port Huron
“Willingness is the Key”
30
2008
Monroe
"Life Will Take on New Meaning"
29
2007
East Lansing
"A New Beginning…"
28
2006
Kalamazoo
"We Have Been Rocketed into a Fourth Dimension"
27
2005
Grand Rapids
"Spiritual Structure Can Be Built"
26
2004
Ann Arbor
"Join us on the Broad Highway/Age of Miracles"
25
2003
Lansing
"Life Will Take on New Meaning"
24
2002
Battle Creek
"To Be Helpful is our Only Aim"
23
2001
Grand Rapids
"True Freedom of the Human Spirit"
22
2000
Northern Michigan
"The Realm of the Spirit is open, we believe, to all men"
21
1999
Dearborn
"A New World Came Into View"
20
1998
Flint
“To Thine Own Self Be True”
19
1997
Grand Rapids
"Carry the Message"
18
1996
North Oakland
"We Shall be with You in the Fellowship of the Spirit"
17
1995
Metro Detroit
"Life Will Take on New Meaning"
16
1994
East Lansing
"We are not a glum lot"
15
1993
Ann Arbor
"Alone No More"
14
1992
Grand Rapids
"Back to Basics
13
1991
Charlevoix
"Dreams are Miracles"
12
1990
Benton Harbor
"Just For Today"
11
1989
Lansing
"Free To Reach Your Dreams"
10
1988
Southfield
"To Thine Own Self Be True"
9
1987
St. Joseph
"Going to Any Lengths"
8
1986
Southfield
"Be With The Winners"
7
1985
Grand Rapids/ Muskegon
“Unity, Service, Recovery: Trust God, Help Others, Clean House”
6
1984
Ann Arbor
"Unity, Service, Recovery: Trust God, Help Others, Clean House"
5
1983
Flint
"Unity, Service, Recovery"
4
1982
Kalamazoo
"Unity, Service, Recovery: Keep the Miracle Happening"
3
1981
Lansing
"Unity, Service, Recovery"
2
1980
Ann Arbor
"Unity, Service, Recovery: People Who Need People"
1
1979
Ann Arbor
"Unity, Service, Recovery"
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