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USA: Native Americans Inspired by the Divine Principle in Dallas

  Prepared by FFWPU USA Twenty people from as far as Oklahoma—including many Native Americans—arrived at the Dallas Family Church for a 3-day Divine Principle workshop from August 25 to 27. Jene Bigfoot, an Oklahoma Unificationist, brought her children and several of her friends. Among them were three young men who had previously...

Taiwan: Workshop for Witnessing

Prepared by FFWPU Taiwan In Taiwan, Taichung church developed the witnessing model of recruiting volunteers for service projects and DP learning for years. They formed “Chin-Hsin Club(勤心社)” which is an active student’s club and owns a good impression for School authorities and students in National Chin-Yi University of Technology. In new semester of...

Paraguay: 3rd Stage of Reforestation Project

  Prepared by YFWP Paraguay On September 09, 2017, the Youth Federation – Paraguay Chapter carried out work on reforestation, resulting from a strategic alliance with the municipality and groups of young volunteer activists. This activity began with the inauguration of the second reforestation campaign, in which 400 trees were planted, totaling 1000...

Dominican Republic: 5th Seonghwa Anniversary and Cosmic Blessing 2017

    By Cesar Regalado, FFWPU Dominican Republic On September 14, 2017, the Seonghwa memorial ceremony began at 6:00 pm singing the Cheon Il Guk and the Dominican national anthems, followed by an invocation by Mr. Cándido Gómez one of our first (6000) blessed couples. A video showing the life of our Founder...

France: International Day of Peace

  By Jean-François Moulinet, UPF France   Paris On the International Day of Peace, the French chapters of UPF and WFWP organized an evening program on the theme given by the United Nations “Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All”, in the Paris Education Center “Espace Barrault” on September 21, 2017....

FFWPU USA President Encourages Self-Value in Queens

  Prepared by FFWPU USA FFWPU USA President Rev. Richard Buessing visited the Queens Family Church on September 17 to an overflowing crowd of Unificationists, many of whom came to meet and greet the new national president of FFWPU USA for the first time.  After Rev. John Kung, pastor of the Queens Family...

Switzerland: Peace Road and Commemorative Peace March 2017

  By Heiner Handschin, FFWPU Switzerland On the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the Ascension of our beloved True Father, the Swiss chapters of FFWPU with the co-sponsorship of WFWP and UPF organized this year’s Peace Road event combined with a commemorative Peace March, remembering the time True Father spent in Geneva...

Austria: Perspectives for sustainable Peace in Europe

The UN Vision, the Role of Parliamentarians and Civil Society   By Peter Haider, UPF Austria On September 15, 2017, on the occasion of the International Day of Peace, UPF organized a conference at the Vienna international Centre (United Nation Building) on the theme: “Perspectives for sustainable Peace in Europe – The UN...

An Overview of the Local Cosmic Blessings in America

  Prepared by FFWPU USA In early September, Unificationist communities all around America celebrated the 5th anniversary of True Father’s Seonghwa and held their local Hyojeong Cosmic Blessing Ceremonies. Here is an overview of the Blessing Ceremonies, as Unificationist couples throughout the nation committed to loving their spouses and families centered on God,...

Italy: Family Education and Wellness

  By Stefano Stefani, UPF Italy Our event on September 10, 2017, which was held in Hotel Europa, Bologna had two main speakers at the National level: Carlo Zonato, President of Universal Peace Federation – Italy (UPF) who spoke initially using audiovisuals of the activities of UPF at a National level and also...