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Belarus: Peace Blessing Ceremony

Prepared by FFWPU Belarus On Sunday, May 20 we conducted the Spring Family Festival with Marriage Blessing Ceremony. Over hundred people took part in the festival, 42 of them were guests. Together with two already Blessed families Minko and Volkov, who renewed their marriage vows, one new couple Lukšiny Valentin Anatolievich and Svetlana...

Our Brothers and Sister in Moldova

Prepared by FFWPU Moldova Last week UC of Moldova was invited to share about the good practice of interreligious dialogue at three international events. On May 16 the Minority Youth Forum II edition was held, in partnership with UN Human Rights Department. This edition was dedicated to minorities and the media. UC representative...

Philippine: 2nd Generation Leadership Training Camp 2018

By Choo Li Julia Nuyana, FFWPU Philippine As part of its strategy to raise the Blessed Children to become capable leaders for the future, Philippines, one of the key strategic nations conducted a leadership Training Camp held from May 17-31, 2018. A total of 86 Blessed Children from 8 provinces and regions all...

France: Interreligious Conference in Paris

  by Jacques Marion, UPF France On June 2nd, 2018, UPF-France organized an interreligious meeting at its “Espace Barrault” office in Paris.  The gathering was intended to prepare for the inauguration of the Interreligious Association for Peace and Development (IAPD) to be held next September in Paris. The theme of the meeting was...

2018 Special Hyojeong Assembly of African Leaders

  Prepared by FFWPU Africa From May 27 to June 3rd 2018, FFWPU International HQ, convened an Assembly for Heavenly Africa’s Leaders. A total of 106 leaders from 37 nations took part in the Assembly, including the national leaders, UPF Secretary General and Youth leaders. Leaders were invited to reflect upon the results...

Dominican Republic: Divine Principle Workshop

  by Jake Laviña, FFWPU Dominican Republic On June 2-3, 2018, CARP Dominican Republic conducted 2 Day Divine Principle Workshop at Bonao with the theme “Inheriting the True Love Of God. Finding your purpose; Changing Lives”. 34 Young CARP members participated in this workshop. The program started by giving orientation to all the...

Congo Brazzaville: Teaching Divine Principle at the School

Prepared by Sook Ja GAMA SASAKI, FFWPU Congo My name is Sook Ja Gama Sasaki. I am a second generation from Congo Brazzaville in Terminale class at the Scientific High School of Excellence. The school year is nearing its end and students are becoming more and more focused on the preparation of the...

USA: New Beginnings for Washington, D.C. Family Church

   Prepared by FFWPU USA On Sunday, June 3, the Washington, D.C. Family Church held its first Sunday Service in the historic Founder’s Room of the Washington Times building. Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, Regional Chairman of Family Federation North America, and Rev. Richard Buessing, President of Family Federation for a Heavenly USA, joined...

Worth Risking One’s Life For

By Gail Morey, Missionary in Southern Africa (from 1975) We are aware of the concept of committing ourselves to our mission at the risk of our life. This is a story of early missionaries consciously deciding to do so for a great purpose. The writer chose to withhold the name of the country...