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Senegal – the Formative Years of the Mission

  By Patricia Fleischman, first American missionary in Senegal Patricia Fleischman went out to Senegal in 1975, almost 43 years ago, to begin the Unification Church’s mission in that country together with German missionary Bernhard Bode and Japanese missionary Makoto Maeda. Patricia wrote this testimony almost ten years later and it touches on...

USA: The Pursuit of Purity for Youth and Young Adults

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On December 27, 2017, over 40 youth and young adults gathered at the Omaha Family Church in Nebraska for their end-of-year winter workshop. Recently, True Mother has been emphasizing to younger Unificationistist the value of becoming like pure water. Thus, the theme of the workshop was “The Pursuit...

Benin: Interfaith Conference for Peace

Prepared by FFWPU Benin This conference was organized for religious leaders of the municipality of Allada in the district of Lissegazoun on January 12, 2018 and brought together 14 religious leaders of different faiths. During this conference, Rev. Sasaki Tatsuo gave two papers; the first on theology and the second on the development...

Sun Jin Nim at the Heart to Heart Session in Las Vegas

  During the YAYAM Leadership Retreat Winter 2018 (January 12-14) Sun Jin Nim, accompanied by her husband In Sup Nim, guided young people in a Heart-to-Heart session at IPEC in Las Vegas on January 13, 2018. She read from True Father’s autobiography and then lovingly answered questions from the audience. Late in the...

EUME: The Media and Public Relations Workshop

  Europe & Middle East Region launches the Media & Communications Department.   On the first weekend of January (5. – 7. 2018), over 60 members from 18 countries attended a media workshop in Camberg, Germany. The workshop was entitled: “Media, Public Relations, Communication & Legal Affairs”. Amongst the participants were seasoned journalists...

USA: Clifton Family Church Rings in the New Year

Prepared by FFWPU USA On January 1, 2018, 150 people gathered at the Clifton Family Church in New Jersey to celebrate the New Year. Over a third of those in attendance were new to the Divine Principle and True Parents’ teachings. The annual party was sponsored by Japanese Unificationists and featured performances such...

Poland: Second Generation International Workshop

  By Bogdan and Anna Brzyscy, FFWPU Poland This workshop (27.12.2017 – 01.01.2018) was the continuation of the tradition of seminars prepared by Polish family for the second generation during the holiday break between Christmas and New Year. We invited participants aged 14-18. Finally, 45 representatives of the second generation have joined the...

Spain: Goodbye 2017!

  By Carlos Badosa, Francesca Stabile, Rubén Cabero, Stefan Campillo, FFWPU Spain Just as it is important to spend time together with our own families, we didn’t want to miss the opportunity to gather as a national community for the end of this year; a moment traditionally in our culture held for moments...

True Parents’ News: Weekly Update (January 13, 2018)

    Prepared by Peace TV Click on your preferred langaue below to watch this week’s report: English     Spanish     Portuguese     French     Russian     Korean     Japanese   This week we cover: 1.True Parents 2018 True Parents Special New Year’s Gathering for Cheon Il Guk Leaders True Parents’ Breakfast with Korean,...

USA: Young Adults Delve Deeper Into Divine Principle

Prepared by FFWPU USA From January 2-9, 48 Unificationists from all over the country and Canada gathered at the International Peace Education Center (IPEC) in Las Vegas for a 7-day Divine Principle retreat designed especially for young adults, “Going Deeper.” The intention of the retreat was to explore practical applications of the Divine...