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True Parents’ News: Weekly Update (November 11, 2017)

  Prepared by PeaceTV 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 2017 Autumn Hyo Jeong Cheongpyeong Great Works / Hyo Jeong Cafe: Food Tasting to Celebrate the Opening Hyo Jeong Cheongpyeong Special Great Works,...

Tuvalu: Inauguration of IAPP

  Prepared by UPF Tuvalu On 31 October 2017, Mr. Santosh Neupane, President of UPF Fiji, arrived in Funafuti, the capital of the tiny island nation of Tuvalu. Tuvalu is composed of several beautiful coral atolls, formerly known as the Ellis Islands, which has a mainly Polynesian population of around 10,000. It is...

Dominican Republic: Holy Blessing Ceremony

  By Leonidas Belliard, FFWPU Dominican Republic After one-month preparation period, led by our special envoy, Rev. Dae Hee Hong and Mr. Leonidas Belliard, the national leader and with the devotion conditions of all leaders and members, we held the first “Interreligious Blessing Festival for Peace” with the participation of 30 couples, amount...

Solomon Islands: Inauguration of IAPP

  Prepared by UPF Solomon Islands   The IAPP inaugural ceremony here in Solomon Islands was a simple one. The whole program went smoothly until the end. The total of participants is 77. The sad thing during the conference was that there was no current member of parliament that attended the conference because...

An Ancestor of Faith for a Nation

  By Tomoyuki Shirao Tomoyuki Shirao was the original missionary to Vietnam when True Parents sent missionaries around the world in 1975, but he spent more time in Hong Kong and Singapore. This reflection appears to have been written in Singapore around 1980.     Her name is Lai Mun. If she had...

Asian Leadership Conference

“Providing Vision and Leadership for Nation-Building and Peace”   by Dr. Robert S. Kittel At the recent Asian Leadership Conference, November 3-6, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand, we had 21 VIP guests from 4 nations attending. Guests included: 10 from Cambodia, 9 from the Philippines, 2 from Myanmar and 1 from Malaysia. The conference...

Philippine: Second Generations Conducted Youth Camp Summit

By Yiesun Vergara, FFWPU Philippine Philippines conducted a Youth Camp Summit (YCS) spearheaded by the National Blessed Children Committee (NBCC) in partnership with CARP-Philippines from October 28 – 30, 2017 in International Peace Leadership College (IPLC) Tanay, Rizal with 90 participants with a Marvel theme, “Superheroes in Progress: Releasing the Power Within Us”....

Inauguration of the Sunhak Institute of History USA

  Prepared by FFWPU USA An historic inauguration was announced at the National Ministry Team’s monthly meeting: the launching of the Sunhak Institute of History USA. Dr. Michael Mickler, a primary historian for the Unification Movement in America, accepted his position as the Director of the new organization. Dr. Mickler shared with the...

Malaysia: Peace Road 2017

  Prepared by UPF Malasia UPF Malaysia had co-organized second Peace Road event in Johor state with local government university, University Tun Hussein Onn (UTHM) on 28 October 2017. There were around 500 university students participated, including 100 international students that study in this university, creating atmosphere of one global family. Head of...

USA: Women of Peace Inspired by Common Goals at Latest Retreat

“I learned to let go, and let God. I try to control everything and God has told me multiple times, multiple ways, and I have been resisting. I will own it now.” — Anonymous Participant     Prepared by FFWPU USA On October 12th, 57 women from around the United States, Central America,...