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Seonghwa Ceremony for “Jan van Winden”

FFWPU Europe: Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 26. September 2014   Jan van Winden joined the then Unified Family in 1970 and was blessed in the 1800 Blessing, 1975, Korea. He was 70 years of age at his passing on Monday, September 22, having collapsed at home when he was supposedly recovering from a serious...

UN Day of Peace in San Marino

FFWPU Europe: (by Giorgio Gasperoni, San Marino, 25. September 2014) We invited a delegation from Israel, Hod Ben Zvi, Prof. Glaubach and his wife for a week tour in San Marino and several Italian cities. My wife and I went around with them. The Delegation has been received officially by the representatives of...

UN Day of Peace in Malta

FFWPU Europe: (by Myrabelle Corlett, Valletta, Malta, 24. September 2014) It was a truly historical Day for our WFWP Malta Chapter. A delegation from our organization including committee members Marilen Milan and Elona Mule’ Stagno , an associate member Ms Olive Zammit and myself together with Sarah Costo’ and Althea Corlett representing Youth...

Special Emissary Rev. Kwang Kee Sa and his wife visit Munich

FFWPU Europe: On Sunday, the 21st September Rev. Sa and his wife surprisingly visited the Headquarter of the Munich Unification Community. Rev. Sa gave an inspiring sermon at Sunday service. He mentioned that True Father did many mobilizations in order to expand our foundation and to strengthen our spiritual life. Now, after Father’s...

UN International Day observed in Iceland

FFWPU Europe: During the time when the Secretary General, United Nations, Ban Ki Moon, visited the Island in 2012, he praised this nation to be the most peaceful country of the world. On the 21st of September 2014 religious representatives and politician’s gathered to express their will to work together to build peace...

What do children really need?

FFWPU Europe: Panel discussion on the subject of “What do children really need?” hosted by UPF-Upper Austria on September 20th 2014 in Linz on the occasion of the Universal Children’s Day established 60 years ago by the UNICEF The event was opened by a musical performance by Harue and Ye young. And the...

First European meeting for Jacob Children Initiative

FFWPU Europe: The first meeting for the Jacob Children Initiative in Europe took place during the weekend 12th to 14th of September in our newly renovated seminar place, Neumühle Training Center, in Bad Camberg, Germany. Some 20 participants, both parents and children, came together to share their experiences. The meeting focused on testimonies, sharing,...

Meeting with Elder Japanese Blessed Couples

    FFWPU Japan: Here is the speech given by Director General, FFWPU International, Sun Jin Moon to members in Tokyo on October 1, 2014     Respected and beloved elder Blessed families, I am humbled to be standing in front of you, the great leaders and spiritual pillars of the Unification church...

Stepping Boldly Into the Future

FFWPU USA: Rev. Michael Balcomb’s Sunday Sermon in Los Angeles …. One of the biggest challenges for me, and perhaps for many of you, is to keep God’s perspective and not be overwhelmed by the small scope of what we see as human beings. Sometimes there seems to be just too much trouble...

UTS Presents Honorary Doctorates in Japan

FFWPU USA: Three Unificationists were awarded honorary doctorates from the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) at a special ceremony held in Tokyo on September 30, 2014. Dr. Richard Panzer, president of UTS, presented the doctorates to Eiji Tokuno, president of FFWPU Japan;  Chairman Yong Cheon Song of the National Blessed Families Association in Japan,...