Uganda: Annual Pure Love Club Camp 2016
By YFWP Uganda
From December 4th to 6th, 2016, we organized the end of year camp for pure love club from different schools in Uganda, with the theme “Raising pure leaders for the global culture of peace and service”. We had over 47 students from 17 schools nationwide participated in the event.
The camp was officially opened by Mr. Julius Tumwesigye vice president of FFWPU Uganda. He gave orientation, explaining how to achieve the three great blessings.
During this event, participants were further educated in principle of creation, human fall and its consequences. This was given by assistant director of education from FFWPU Uganda.
There was also leadership training, public speaking, career guidance from professionals and youth ambassadors for peace, camp fire and reflections as well as entertainment.
The students also participated in the education program for the community about HIV/AIDS, sexual purity and pure love education to the parents of the neighborhood.
And in that event one mother who was moved by the youth, brought her daughter to the workshop on the final day. The students were moved as well. They shared lots of experience and moving testimonies.
At the closing, Hosoon Kahondah a 2nd generation youth read True Parents inauguration speech for the YFWP. Rev. Gimeyi Moses the national leader and Secretary general of UPF Uganda gave his speech as he encouraged students to have confidence and self-esteem to proudly maintain purity before getting married.
Finally, the chief Guest, Honorable Simon Mulongo a former member of parliament, a security consultant in the government of Uganda and former member of CARP graced the event.
He appealed to students not to repeat the mistake of Adam and Eve. Throughout his speech he praised True Parents revelation of the Divine Principle and their achievements that has changed his life. He testified to students about True Parents and the True family values.
He finally gave the certificate to the participants which followed by giving award to the outstanding individual, best pure love club school and the outstanding pure love club president.
One of the participants, Duncan Mulungi thanked the YFWP Uganda for the establishment of pure love club and pledged to help his family and friends know about important of pure love.