Tagged: finland

Finland: Spring Day Family Festival

By Antto Hassinen, FFWPU Finland FFWPU staff and guests filled the room, with anticipation to begin the Spring Day Family Festival in the afternoon on Saturday 16th March. From among FFWPU youth the MC Antto Hassinen led through the program filled with singing, listening to message on family values, testimony, game, lottery and...

Finland: Celebrate the joy of Friendship

Prepared by FFWPU Finland On February 15, 2019 an event under the name “Celebrate the joy of Friendship” organized by Afaes and FFWPU in the hall of Afaes in Makelankatu on the occasion of Valentines´ day. The program started with djembe drumming experience in a circle that brought us, participants originally from 3...

Finland: Peace Road 2018

  By Josef Svacina, UPF Finland This year, on August 14, 2018, UPF Finland and FFWPU Finland together prepared and held the Peace Road 2018 –Walk from the Senate square through busy city centre streets up to the Parliament, where continuing with indoor program in Visitor´s centre hall. Peace greetings were shared from...

Finland: A Revival Meeting

By Hannu Hassinen, FFWPU Finland From January 26 to 29, 2018 Rev. David Hanna with his wife Mrs. Kyung Ja Hanna, visited Finland, one of the countries of their Northern European region. This year the real winter with usual calm freezing temperatures was delayed, so the capital city Helsinki wasn’t dressed in its...

Finland: HARP Purity Workshop

  By Antto Hassinen, FFWPU Finland We had the Finnish HARP Autumn workshop on October 13 to 15, 2017, on the topic of “Purity – the Treasure at the End of the Rainbow” with 12 harpies attending. It had been a while since the previous purity workshop, so the new HARP committee decided...

Finland: Peace Road 2017

  By Gudrun Hassinen, FFWPU Finland The Peace Road Suomi/ Finland 2017 rally started in the heart of Helsinki, the central square with the white Lutheran cathedral and the statue of the historical Grand Duke Alexander II, on 18. August 2017. The organizers welcomed the participants, and a long-time Ambassador for Peace, Mr....

Finland: First and Second Generation Harmony Workshop

  By Roswitha Hynninen, FFWPU Finland On the 2nd weekend of July (July 7 to 9, 2017) we organized a ”1st-2nd Generation Harmony workshop” outside of Helsinki in the beautiful nature near a lake. The program focused on enhancing and improving the relationship between parents and blessed children. In the spirit of honesty...

Easter Workshop in Finland: “In Search of God”

  By Unja Hassinen, FFWPU Finland During the Easter weekend (from April 13 to 16, 2017) a 4-day HARP-workshop was held in a villa on the coast of the Baltic Sea in Helsinki, Finland. The motto was “In Search of God”. The goal was for the participants to understand and connect with God...

Finland: First and Second Generation Harmony Workshop

  By FFWPU Finland Members from 12 families participated in the first workshop on strengthening bonds between the 1st and 2nd generations in our community. A campsite just outside of Helsinki, with a former school house was the venue of our Family retreat over the midsummer weekend in June 2016. A new small...

Finland: Exemplary Attendance to True Parents

By FFWPU Finland: True Parents’ Special Emissaries to Europe, Mr. Pak, No Hi and Mrs. Moon, Lan Young visited Finland over the first weekend of May. (April 29 – May 2, 2016) Finland is at the fringe of Europe, where no one comes coincidentally. So whenever someone comes here, we feel they are...