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Albania: International Blessing Preparation Workshop

  By Franz & Patricia Kerschbaummayr, FFWPU Albania We would like to share with you the experience we had on January 19 to 20 2019 with many brothers and sisters in Mullet. It was first time to have an international blessing preparation workshop in Albania and it was really a wonderful experience. This...

IRFF Norway visits Albania

  By Knut Holdhus, FFWPU Albania Roswitha Johansen, assisted by Hendrik and Ester Wetzel, visited Albania on January 11 to 13, 2019 as representatives of IRFF Norway. They brought with them twelve suitcases of Christmas gifts from Norwegian schoolchildren. The gifts were given to schoolchildren in Durres, the country’s second largest city. Roswitha...

Russia: Workshop “My True Self”

  Prepared by FFWPU Russia We held a workshop for 15-18 years old second generation in Moscow, Russia on January 7-9, 2019. All together there were 35 participants from Belarus, Yekaterinburg, Saint Petersburg and Moscow. The main lecturer was Matthew Huish, (Second Generation and National Leader of the UK) Eastern Europe president, Mr....

Poland: International Second Generation Winter Workshop

  By Daria Kral, FFWPU Poland We have conducted an international winter workshop in Poland for second generations, Glanów from December 27 2018 to January 1, 2019. 43 participants from 7 nations were able to connect to the Divine Principle and learn to understand the heart of Heaven Parent and True Parents. We...

France: HARP Winter Workshop

  Make Your Life a Living Masterpiece By Gisele Girabana, FFWPU France There was the Winter Workshop for the European French speakers second-generation youth in the Paris suburb training center of Chamarande from December 31, 2018 to January 5 2019. The theme of the workshop was “Make your life a living masterpiece”. Over...

Germany: Hyo Jeong Cultural Festival at the HARP Winter Workshop

By Kazuha Canak, FFWPU Germany I was immensely delighted by the success of the Hyo Jeong Cultural Festival at the German HARP Winter Workshop on January 3rd, 2019. Following an unsuccessful attempt to introduce this festival to the Winter workshop the year before, I was skeptical whether this initiative would work this time...

Czech Republic: Blessing at a Catholic Church

By Martin Masner, FFWPU Czech Republic We were able to bless 10 couples during a Sunday mass at a Philippino-Czech church in Prague on January 6 2019. Together with the priest, we held this event during a normal Sunday mass – after the Eucharist. We offered the holy wine, the priest blessed them...

Austria: HARP Workshop

  By Tanja Hirschmann, FFWPU Austria This time our HARP winter workshop held on December 28 2018 to January 3, 2019 in Gaflenz. The motto was “Let’s Elevate!” We had 19 participants and together with the staff, there were 30 people. The topics were: The Heart of True Mother: Suzuko Hirschmann Cultivating Loving...

Czechoslovak HARP Winter Workshop

Focusing on movement beginnings in Czechoslovakia By Laurenc Klas, FFWPU Czech Republic At the end of the past year (from December 28 – January 1, 2019) HARP members from Slovakia and Czech Republic gathered in our seminar center in Lužná to conclude the year together. In Slovakia, 2018 was a year of many...

Spain: Bye Bye 2018

  By Francesca Stabile, FFWPU Spain On December 29th we had a Spanish national gathering in our church center “Espacio Ronda” (Madrid). We had our first national gathering last year and we thought about doing it once every 2 years but due to many members requests we organized one this year as well....