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Featured Artist – Eva Pejkofski

  By Eva Pejkofski My name is Eva Pejkofski and I was born on September 11th, 1990 in Brno, Czech Republic. I have a younger brother Mojmír, and we are the second generation of musicians in our family—starting with our father. My parents gave me many opportunities to develop my talents since early...

USA: Cypress Colloquium Bridges Hopes of Professor and Student

  by Jennifer Pierce, CARP USA On October 12th, CARP LA held their first Revival Starts With Me event on campus at Cypress College. Revival Starts With Me (RSWM) is a collaborative movement started in summer of 2016 and gave birth to three events, including this one. The goal of RSWM is to...

Germany: Frankfurt Book Fair 2018

By Wilhelm Lichner, UPF Germany This was my first time to experience the entire Book Fair on October 10 – 14, 2018; until this year, I had only attended for one day-either Saturday or Sunday, but this time I was there for the whole four days. Of course, I had reservations as whether...

Austria: Peace Road 2018 in Upper Austria

For PEACE by bike on the ROAD By Maria Pammer, UPF-Upper Austria On October 13th, 2018 we set an example to mark the International Day for Disaster Reduction. In collaboration with 3 communities and their mayors UPF-Upper Austria participated on October 13th, 2018 in the global project Peace Road with a bicycle tour...

Germany: Blessing of 58 Couples in Augsburg

By Stefan and Jae-sook Schmidt, FFWPU Germany On October 13th, one day before our 36th Blessing Anniversary, my wife and I were able to bless 58 couples in Augsburg at the traditional Korean Harvest Festival “Chusok” including the Korean consul with wife from Frankfurt and his deputy. Aju! Everyone received the Holy Wine...

UK: Association of British Clergy

  By June Darby, UPF UK (October 13, 2018) The Blessing is a time of spiritual rebirth, so we want to be a Campaign to save the Nation by bringing God into the Families through the Blessing. And for it to be the beginnings of a great Spiritual Revival, by our personal Repentance...

Russia: “Play Football for Peace” Tournament

Prepared by UPF Russia The traditional football festival related to the International Day of Peace was held on September 29, in the Lyublino district, Southeastern administrative district of Moscow. At the opening of the tournament “Play football for peace,” chairman of the NGO Universal Peace Federation Dmitry Samko told the audience about the...

Italy: God’s Lineage, Hope of the World

  By Ana Paula da Silva Immediately after the last Blessing Ceremony, held on September 28th, the families of the Padua community, under the guidance of our pastor Angelo Chirulli, focused on their prayer list. Thus, it was decided to make another Family Festival after only two weeks. On October 14th, at FFWPU...

Germany: Constructive Communication in the Family

Constructive Communication in the Family –The 7 Steps of Equitable Communication By Ellen van Kampen, UPF Germany One of the most important questions we can ask ourselves is surely: ”How do we communicate with each other?” How can I say something so that the recipient understands correctly and my message comes across clearly...