Category: Early Members Tell Their Stories

History of the Seoul Church – Part 3

By Won Pil Kim We continue Rev. Won Pil Kim’s personal story and review of the earliest years of our movement. His account remains among the most insightful testimony of these early times. This is the final part in this series about the beginnings of the movement in Seoul, and this installment records...

History of the Seoul Church – 2

By Won Pil Kim We continue Rev. Won Pil Kim’s personal story and review of the earliest years of our movement. In 1953 when this story begins, Father is 33 years old and Won Pil Kim is 25. Fighting in the Korean War ended with the truce in July 1953. It was later...

History of the Seoul Church – Part 1

By Won Pil Kim We continue Rev. Won Pil Kim’s personal story and review of the earliest years of our movement. In 1953 when this story begins, Father is 33 years old and Won Pil Kim is 25. Fighting in the Korean War ended with the truce in July 1953. It was later...

Crossing Over the Borderline

By Kim In-Ho Last week we concluded a series of Won Pil Kim’s talks about his time in Busan with True Father in the early 1950s, following Father’s getting out of the Hungnam labor camp and finally making his way south. This week we bring you an outsider’s view of Father as a...