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USA: Youth and Students for Peace Trainer Workshop

Prepared by YSP USA On June 9 and 10, the American chapter of Youth and Students for Peace (YSP) held their first Peace Designer Workshop to teach the curricula of YSP to youth leaders, educators and those who want to work with youth. YSP’s goal is to promote the understanding of “hyojeong” and...

Congo Brazzaville: Heavenly Tribal Messiah Workshop and Blessing

  by Achille Mouanda, FFWPU Congo Brazzaville Heavenly tribal messiahs are testifying to True Parents and their teaching in neighborhoods, churches and villages. So we were able to hold several seminars and series of education workshops and blessings. Usually Couples after receiving the blessing will be followed up by education programs. And so...

USA: New Jersey Students Get Ready for 2018 Hyo Jeong CARP Trip

  Prepared by FFWPU USA After months of hard work and dedication, the much-anticipated 2018 Hyo Jeong Trip is finally here! This weekend, 40 college students and 15 high school students from New Jersey will embark on their 17-day journey to Japan and Korea, where they will meet up with their international Collegiate...

The Indemnity Strategy

By Teruo Aratani This testimony, written at least 30 years ago, is a candid and honest reflection on the inner challenges encountered by many of the young missionaries who went out in 1975 to nearly 100 of the world’s nations. Father sent one Japanese, one American and one German missionary out to pioneer...

Iceland: A Letter to True Mother

I grew up like a beautiful flower in a greenhouse, in the most peaceful surroundings and atmosphere. After the Holy Wedding, it was like I had been plucked out of the greenhouse and thrown into a desert….   Dear Most Beloved True Mother, Dr. Otsuka made us very happy during his visit in...

Coming Closer to Our True Mother

  By Michael Balcomb A week after the events in Vienna that brought European and Middle Eastern members together in an unprecedented outreach campaign, we interviewed Europe and Middle East regional group chairman Dr. Michael Balcomb in Korea. One part of his interview appeared in a recent issue of the online True Peace...

Cote D’Ivoire: Inauguration of YSP

Prepared by FFWPU and UPF Cote D’ivoire  Under the sponsorship of the President of the UPF Cote D’ivoire, Mr. AKA Sayé Lazare, YSP Cote D’ivoire made its official launch on Saturday June 16, 2018, at the National Library of Abidjan-Plateau. This ceremony brought together 200 people including 150 young people, students, NGO leaders and...

Ghana: Working together with our Japanese Sisters

  By Marthe Whyte, WFWP Ghana Five Japanese sisters led by Mrs Nomura, the wife of the late Reverend K. Nomura, Ghana’s former national Messiah from Japan, visited Ghana and members. Since their mission in Ghana many years ago, Mrs. Nomura has developed great love for Ghana and has put up a local...

Cote d’Ivoire: New determination for the Victory of Vision 2020

Prepared by FFWPU Cote d’Ivoire From May 27 to June 4, 2018, Cheon Il Guk’s African Leaders were in Dakar, Senegal to take part in the African Leaders’ Assembly. We had six participants from our country at this important meeting, inclucding the President BEUGRE Richard, National Leader; Ms. ELIAS Lorette, SG of UPF;...

USA: Sun Jin Moon Leads Father’s Day Service

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On Father’s Day, June 17, the Kona Family Church in Hawaii was blessed to have Sun Jin Moon, the President of Family Federation International, lead their Sunday Service. Sun Jin Moon celebrated True Father’s heart by reading from his autobiography As a Peace-Loving Global Citizen, and recited a...