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The Only-Begotten Daughter

By Andrew Wilson, April 13, 2015 Source: Applied Unificationism (blog of Unification Theological Seminary) Dr. Andrew Wilson is Professor of Scriptural Studies at Unification Theological Seminary. He edited World Scripture: A Comparative Anthology of Sacred Texts. This article is adapted from a sermon he gave at the Mid-Hudson Valley Family Church on March 29, 2015....

USA: Leaders Inspire and Teach Each Other in Las Vegas

FFWPU USA: On April 13 – 15, 2015, Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) USA district pastors and local representatives met in Las Vegas for a leaders’ conference, an initiative of Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, Chair of FFWPU North America, to follow up and reconnect after the Cheon Il Guk International...

USA: Bay Area Family Church Celebrates Il Shim Graduates

FFWPU USA: Young people in the Bay Area Family Church recently gathered to celebrate their Il Shim Graduation Ceremony. Il Shim is designed as a course for young people, traditionally in their teens, to explore their faith and to commit to the ideals of abstinence before marriage and fidelity within. This year, the...

Harnessing the Power of Forgiveness

FFWPU USA: Dr. Michael Balcomb, President of FFWPU USA, gave the main Sunday Service address at the Bay Area Family Church April 12, 2015. He spoke about harnessing the power of forgiveness: …. Forgiveness is actually really deep and challenging. Seventy times seven means forgiving the unrepentant. It means forgiving people who have...

True Mother’s Life and Works

Documentary on True Mother’s birth and life as a wife, a mother and an International Leader, a Mother of Forgiveness, Love and Unity! English  Japanese  Russian   … Mrs. Moon Was Born at Anju in Pyong-Yang Province on January 6, 1943 by the Lunar Calendar. When She Was About To Be Born, Mrs....

Become as Eternal as Our Roots

  FFWPU USA: Dr. Ki Hoon Kim addressed leaders at the monthly leaders meeting in New York on April 8, 2015. He gave the following message about Tribal Messiahship, his hope for change in America and True Parents’ call for Unificationists to become as eternal as our roots.   Tribal Messiahship as a...

USA: The National Ministry Commits to a Productive Year

FFWPU USA: On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) USA held its monthly national ministry meeting. They took this opportunity to share both recent reports and projected plans for the rest of 2015. Miilhan Stephens, Vice President of FFWPU USA, acted as emcee. With an opening...

TABASCO Retreat: Connect, Collaborate and Recharge

FFWPU USA, by Tasnah Moyer and Kester Wilkening: “The TABASCO Retreat was an amazing opportunity to connect, share, network, support, and inspire one another.”—Elisa Hack, NY From April 3rd to 5th, 2015, thirty-six participants and staff gathered at Spruce Lake for the TABASCO Retreat, a rejuvenating weekend in the Poconos Mountains of Pennsylvania....

Czech Republic: Family Evening

FFWPU Czech Republic, By Eva Pejkofski, March 23, 2015: We organized a “Family evening” as one of our monthly cultural evenings. Around 14 participants all together, including 4 guests – three of them came at least for second time to our activity and one was completely new. The program mainly was about sharing...

Bulgaria: Families get together

FFWPU Bulgaria, By Edina Zsolcsak-Dimitrova, March 14-15, 2015: The third Sunday of March was the official date for the General Assembly of FFWPU Bulgaria. And in relation to that, we held a 2-day national meeting in Sofia on 14-15 March 2015. We used the opportunity for the evaluation of the past year, discussing...