Category: News

Slovakia: World Summit Report in the Hussite Church

  By Barbara Grabner, UPF Slovakia On April 9, 2019 the facilities of the Czechoslovak Hussite Church in Bratislava were the site of a profound report about the World Summit in Korea. Since the meeting was called “Interreligious Dialogue – Religions, Faiths and their Responsibility for Peace” the guests came from various religious...

Belgium: Songkran and Family Festival

  By Alan and Brigitte Sillitoe, UPF Belgium Thanks to Luxembourg members’ Erwin and Tomoko Franzen’s connection with the Thai Monk responsible in Waterloo for Belgium and Luxembourg since more than two decades, as well as his recent participation in various UPF programs and in a Blessing ceremony organized for us in Thailand,...

Spain: CheonBo Workshop

  By Maryvonne Jamois, FFWPU Spain Rev. In Pyo Moon Chair of CheonBo Europe Branch arrived on Sunday March 17th from Turkey and Rev. Tibor Krebsz also arrived same day for a preparatory visit before our CheonBo event on April 6 and 7th. It has been full and intense days, receiving guidance and...

Romania: Intercultural Event – One Family under God

  Prepared by CARP Romania On the first weekend of April (April 6), we organized Intercultural Event. The theme of the event was “One Family Under God”. Our purpose was to represent one international family centered on God. Both STF team and Romania CARP Members worked together in successfully representing family traditions around...

Russia: Family Festival Becomes Family Evening

  Prepared by FFWPU Russia In the Russian city of Yekaterinburg, the members discovered a new format for the Family Festival. With just three couples participating on April 6, the community turned the festival into a family evening, with a warmer, more intimate atmosphere. This allowed them to educate the guests more deeply,...

Europe: STF Witnessing Testimonies

  Prepared by STF Europe (April 18, 2019) We just finished a 3 months period of witnessing in Europe and we want to share with You our experiences and results, hoping to bring you joy and hope! These are the testimonies of the team leaders in STF, they chose to stay a second...

Romania: Two Days Divine Principle Workshop

  Prepared by CARP Romania We invited five young people who are interested to receive Divine Principle education on March 30 to 31, 2019. All five are preparing to participate in Romania Summer 15 days Divine Principle workshop. Together with STF members and Romanian members we made good atmosphere for supporting our object...

Germany: WFWP Annual Meeting

By Magda Haugen, WFWP Germany n Saturday, 30.03.19 Women’s Federation Germany held its national meeting in the Family Federation building in Frankfurt am Main. There were more than 40 participants from all over Germany and from other countries as well. Numerous members, friends from other organizations and some new guests found their way...

Russia: Intercultural and Interreligious Family Festival in Moscow

  Prepared by FFWPU Russia On March 30 Women’s Federation for World Peace of Russia, in cooperation with the Moscow Central House of Cultural Workers and other NGOs, held its sixth Intercultural and Interreligious Family Festival titled “Family World.” The goal of this festival is to promote true family values, to show the...

Albania: Balkan Leadership Conference

  By Jacques Marion, UPF Europe On March 30, 2019, UPF Albania organized in Tirana a Balkan Leadership Conference on the theme: “Good Governance and Sustainable Peace in the Balkans: the necessity of cooperation – the challenge of integration”. The conference brought together 120 participants, including former heads of state and government from...