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West Africa Region’s Cheon Il Guk Leaders Assembly 2017

  Prepared by FFWPU West Africa Region Assembly 2017 for West Africa region CIG Leaders was held from 15 to 20 March 2017 in the Peace Embassy in Cotonou, Benin. This program has had the participation of eleven nations on 17 expected. To the eleven national leaders joined heads of departments of education,...

New Zealand: Interfaith Harmony Week 2017

by Geoffrey Fyers, UPF New Zealand On February 11 2017 we held an event to commemorate the United Nations Interfaith Harmony week. The program involved visiting three centers of worship around Auckland city, and having the hosts at each venue share their views on how interfaith integrates with their activities. We invited our...

Launching the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace in Australia

Prepared By UPF Australia On March 11th, 2017, Parliamentarians, Ambassadors for Peace and friends of UPF held a discussion meeting on “Building a Culture of Peace in Australia: The Role of Values in Politics”. Mr. Bill Pontikis, former councilor for the City of Monash chaired the discussions in his usual engaging style. Honorable...

Benin: International Women’s Day 2017

  Prepared by WFWP Benin We had three events: First, the WFWP Conference on March 8, 2017 at 10:00 am at the Villa de l’Etoile de Cotonou with the theme: Women embodying family values. At this event president of WFWP Benin urged participants to put on the true family values they represent, thus...

USA: ACLC Women in Ministry Are ‘United in Spirit’

by Rev. Kathaleen Sato, American Clergy Leadership Conference   More than 50 women leaders from various churches and organizations gathered at St. Mark AME Church in East Orange, New Jersey, on Saturday, February 25, 2017, for a prayer breakfast held by Women in Ministry (WIM), a project of the American Clergy Leadership Conference...

Zimbabwe: Character Education for the Youth

by Bosako Iyolangomo, FFWPU Zimbabwe On 20th of March 2017, we held an character education program for the youth at our Peace Embassy. We had 19 participants and they had many questions which leads to an introduction of to Divine Principle. Some of the participants showed interest in becoming a Character Education teacher...

Portugal: Il Shim Ceremony

By Sérgio Neto, FFWPU Portugal In order to hold the Il Shim ceremony, (ceremony of purity rings) all young people went through an intensive three-day workshop. We took advantage of (WS HARP in Christmas Time) so that we could gather most of the interested ones. The program was based on material provided by FFWPU...

American Leadership Conference Pilot Series Begins

by Mi Young Eaton, UPF-USA   The first of three pilot sessions of the American Leadership Conference (ALC) took place at the 4 W 43rd St. Learning Center in Manhattan on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Co-sponsored by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), The Washington Times Foundation, and the Sun International Peace Federation, the...

DIY Healing Home Group

Multiply home groups which can achieve Heavenly Parent’s dream. By Jeon, Yu-sang, The pastor of Suwon church Given at the Leaders’ Assembly 2015   There are four steps to run a DIY healing HG: Making conditions Making relationships Inviting Harvesting I explain about the actual know-how which I acquired through running my Home...