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Benin: Workshop and Blessing for Religious Leaders

  Prepared by FFWPU Benin We held a seminar and blessing ceremony for the religious leaders which was organized on July 7 2018 in Porto-Novo. We had 10 couples at the blessing ceremony. Participants were from various congregations and were very positive. And the blessing ceremony was officiated by the Mr. and Mrs....

Cambodia: Inauguration of YSP

Inauguration of Youth and Students for Peace in Cambodia   by Tang Kimsruy, YSP-Cambodia Youth & Students for Peace Conference was held at Cambodia-Korea Cooperation Center (CKCC) on July 11, 2018 under the theme: “Pure Love: Solving Social Problems and Building Healthy Societies,” co-organized by the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification...

USA: Engage in the Blessing Movement

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On July 10, the National Ministry Team gathered at the Crystal Room in the New Yorker Hotel for their monthly meeting to discuss the significance of engaging in the Blessing Movement. Leaders such as Regional Chairman of Family Federation North America Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, National Director of...

Cambodia: Grand Opening of Headquarters Building

  by Tang Kimsruy, FFWPU Cambodia July 10, 2018, was a historical day of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification after 26 years of pioneering to lay a substantial foundation for Heavenly Parent and True Parents in Cambodia. During that period, many foreign missionaries especially from Japan, Thailand, and Korea have...

France: Summer Workshop for Young Blessed Children

  By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France On July 8, 2018, we held a one-day workshop for young blessed children and friends in Chamarande training center which brought together 25 – 30 children, started with a Sunday service for 2 groups, 3 years old and 4 years and older, (The Life God Wants...

Norway: Information Stand, Book-Table and Street Witnessing

  By Knut Holdhus, FFWPU Norway On July 7, 2018, we had many good conversations with people interested to know more when the Family Federation had an information stand in the busy main shopping street of Oslo in a lovely summer weather. We handed out many leaflets, booklets and Sun Myung Moon’s autobiography.

Czech Republic: HARP Summer Workshop

  By Benjamin Lajda, HARP Czech Republic From the 30th June to the 7th of July, 2018, Czech HARP held its sixth annual summer workshop. Thirty-one Czech HARP members and a further ten participants from Slovakia and two brothers from Germany gathered in the beautiful Krkonoše mountain region in the north of the...

Norway: Empowering Women Seminar

By Marea Toresen, WFWP Norway On June 30th, WFWP Norway held a seminar on empowering women. There were four presentations all based around empowering women both internally and externally, while showing how the two can be connected. The first speaker, Frøydis Egge- Jacobsen, is an esteemed business coach and UX designer consultant. Her...

Sweden: Blessing & World Peace Awards

  By Ing-Marie Hedberg Kikuchi, FFWPU Sweden We held a conference on June 30, 2018 in Stockholm, which was initiated by our Peace Ambassador Buddhist Abbot Pramaha Boonthin. UPF and FFWPU in Sweden cooperated and supported him in this. The main event for us was the family festival – the blessing of the...

Austria: A Literature Concert

  By Maria Pammer, UPF Austria On June 25th, 2018 UPF-Upper Austria invited to a literature concert into the Upper Austrian Culture Quarter in Linz. The literature concert on the subject of “Europe – Identity and Future” was characterized by the World Refugee Day celebrated annually on June 20th since 2001. The texts...