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USA: Beyond Barriers – Unity Festival

Prepared by FFWPU USA June 22 has finally arrived and the Peace Starts With Me Unity Festival lived up to its hype. Thousands of guests gathered in the Marquee Ballroom at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas to join together for peace. This unity festival was a joint project of Family Federation for...

USA: ACLC Convocation 2019 – “Navigating Unity”

Prepared by FFWPU USA On Friday, June 21, the American Clergy Leadership Conference (ACLC) held their convocation at the Tropicana Trinidad Pavilion in Las Vegas in preparation for the Peace Starts with Me Unity Festival. They welcomed participants of different religious backgrounds to their luncheon to celebrate unity and discuss ways to achieve...

USA: Peace Starts With Me – Las Vegas Revival Workshop

  Prepared by FFWPU USA The Youth and Young Adult Ministry (YAYAM) kicked off their series of Peace Starts With Me: Las Vegas Revival workshops on June 19 at the International Peace Education Center (IPEC) with a total of 36 participants registered for the 7-day, 225 for the 3-day, and 21 for the...

HJ Global News (June 22, 2019)

  Prepared by Peace TV This week we cover: Announcement of Peace Starts With Me Unity Festival World News Heavenly Messiah activities (Cambodia, Tribal Messiah Blessing Ceremony / Republic of Congo, Heavenly Tribal Messiah Activities / Korea’s Sub-region 4: True Family Movement and Rallies for Reunification / Sub-region 1 of Heavenly Japan, 33rd...

USA: Final Prayer Breakfast before Rally

“Bapti-costal” Bishop Stands for Christian Unity Robert Abendroth, FFWPU USA It is the final week before the June 22nd Rally and Sub-Region 4 held its final Prayer Breakfast last Saturday, June 15th in preparation for it. It was held at the New Jerusalem Worship Center and its Pastor, Bishop James M. Rogers gave...

From Schoolmate to Disciple – Part 1

    By Aum Duk-moon Part 1 Father and I were students in Tokyo at the same time, but Father’s major was in engineering and my major was architecture. There were many Korean students in Japan at that time, and I was president of the Korean students in Tokyo. Father was very quiet;...

DR Congo: Interfaith Blessing Festival in Maluku

By Lukali Lumbete Paulin, Palm Ongd / FFWPU DR Congo On June 16, 2019, we Atelier Palm Ongd mobilized workshop and blessing of marriage ceremony for 75 couples in the commune of Maluku in Kinshasa. With this blessing, our fifth Heavenly Tribal Messiah candidate, Mamandi Ikono Dieudonné Family blessed 184 couples. After the...

Portugal: International Day of Families

By Sérgio Neto, FFWPU Portugal On June 16, 2019, the UN International Day of Families was celebrated by UPF Portugal (jointly organized by WFWP and FFWPU), at the Exhibition Center of Odivelas City (near Lisbon), with a thematic Conference that was followed by a Peace Blessing ceremony. The total number of participants was...

Russia: Blessing Ceremony at Sabantuy Festival

Prepared by FFWPU Russia On Sabantuy, a holiday celebrated by Russia’s Tatars and Bashkirs to mark the end of the spring fieldwork on June 15, 2019, Yekaterinburg brothers and sisters held a Blessing in the Mayakovsky central recreation park. Eight couples completed the first two steps.   Reflection by Lyudmila Kharisova Brothers and...