15th Anniversary of Angola’s Peace and Reconciliation Day
Prepared by UPF Portugal
On the 29 of April 2017 the Angolan community in Germany had a meeting at Bad Camberg in Neumühle Seminarhaus to celebrate the Angolan’s Peace and Reconciliation Day 2017. This event was organized with partnership of UPF Portugal. We had 175 participants who came from all over Germany.
The Angolan President of UPF, Dr. Manuel Adão Domingos, who is working as a Consul General of Angola in Frankfurt am Main, was responsible for the event and the main speaker.
The event was led by the M.C. Mr. Theodoro Cunha (President of AMARA). The other speakers were: Claus Dubisz (FFWPU Germany) on the topic: The Purpose of Life; Eng. Mvemba Domingos on the topic: ‘Challenges for young people in the German educational system’; Gregor Sattler (FFWPU Germany) on the topic: ‘Principles of Peace’; And invited speakers from Portugal: Dr. Marta Carvalho (President of WFWP in Portugal) on the topic: ‘Family Values – the role of woman’; and Prof. Liberto Silva (Vice-President of UPF in Portugal) on the topic: ‘The Role of Parents in the formation of children’.
At the conclusion of the event we had nomination of six Ambassadors of Peace, including a Baptist Pastor and the Secretary of Angolan embassy in Berlin.
The surrounding environment was very pleasant and there was a very warm atmosphere among all participants. Many of them expressed a desire to learn the Principle and to know how to receive the Holy Blessing.