Category: News

Togo: Peace Road 2019

Prepared by FFWPU Togo We experienced postponement to postponement because of prohibitions of demonstration on public roads, finally, we were able to hold Peace road event in Lomé, on Tuesday, August 27, 2019. The event began around 07:00, with the welcoming remarks by the national leader to all the participants including the minister’s...

Zimbabwe: Peace Cup Tournament

by Callisto Mushati, FFWPU Zimbabwe On August 24, 2019, we held a Peace Cup Soccer Tournament at Allan Wilson High School in preparation for the inauguration of Youth and Student for Peace in Zimbabwe, in perusing True Parents’ vision to bring about harmony, peace and love among countries, races, religion and cultures through...

USA: Camp Aurora- “My Choice, Our Journey”

Prepared by FFWPU USA “Whenever I ask young adult Unificationists what the most impressionable moments in their lives were, when they felt pride as a part of the Unification community, summer camp always seemed to make the top of the list. These opportunities we give our children every summer form the widest foundation...

USA: UTS Welcomes Dr. Thomas Ward

by Michael Mickler, UTS UTS faculty and staff welcomed Dr. Thomas Ward as the Seminary’s sixth President at a gathering in the Oak Room at 4 West 43rd St. on August 22, 2019. President Ward succeeds Dr. Hugh Spurgin who stepped down effective August 8. Dr. Ward, a 1981 UTS graduate, served most...

Italy: Peace March

by Emilio Asti, CARP Italy On August 17th in Macugnaga, a famous mountain holiday resort in Northern Italy, CARP Italia organized a peace march amidst nature, and a concert named: “BETWEEN NATURE AND MUSIC”. Towards a new goal under the banner of peace, solidarity among all peoples and the conservation of natural environment....

USA: Unification Thought Week 2019- A New Chapter Begins

Prepared by FFWPU USA The National Education Ministry held its first-ever Unification Thought Week from July 22 to 28, in collaboration with the Research Institute for the Integration of World Thought (RIIWT). The program consisted of two parts: a Unification Thought Inheritance workshop taught by Professor Gerry Servito of the Education Ministry during...

USA: Washington, D.C. Family Church Blesses Couples at Health Fair

Prepared by FFWPU USA In partnership with the Washington, D.C. Department of Health and the Places of Worship Advisory Board (POWAB), the Washington, D.C. Family Church participated in a community health fair in Anacostia Park on Saturday, August 17. The event raised awareness about health issues, including HIV AIDS and the opioid epidemic....

Europe: Treasure of Heaven Summer Camp 2019

By Lisa Janssen, FFWPU Netherland The TOH family camp is one of the summer activities that is offered by and to our European Church community which took place from August 5 to 12, 2019. This year we had found a beautiful location in the South of the Netherlands – a carefully refurbished old...

Germany: European WRIST Conference

By Benedikt Schmitt After months of planning and preparations the European WRIST conference could take place in Giessen on August 10, 2019 with much support from the Giessen area members. WRIST (World Research Institute for Science and Technology) is an organization founded by True Father in 1984 under the leadership of Dr. John...