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France: Memories of African Summit

Prepared by FFWPU France On Easter Monday, April 2nd, 2018, an Ambassador of Peace from UPF-Lyon welcomed Mr. Patrick JOUAN, UPF-France vice-president, for a testimony on the African Summit in Dakar. Patrick gave a deep report on various events and an explanation on interdependence, mutual property and universal values. Guests occupying high positions...

France: International Day of Happiness

“Happiness is the only thing that doubles if you share it.” – Albert Schweitzer.   By Jean-Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France (March 20, 2018) Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the “International Day of Happiness” as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. In...

France: Hyojeong Winter Youth Camp

by Lauren Drevici, FFWPU France A HARP Workshop took place from Thursday 22 to Tuesday 27, 2018 in our Chamarande training Center, in the south of Paris. Under the direction of young leaders from the Paris CARP-House, such as Inoë André, Takeyuki Koyama and Lauren Drevici, the seminar brought together some 30 young...

France: Interreligious and International Family Peace Festival

Prepared by UPF France On this Saturday February 10, 2018 in Paris, France, despite cold weather and icy roads, more than 100 people took part in the Interreligious and International Peace Festival, to strive towards two principle objectives: to give a pure and sacred base to their couple by inviting Heaven into the...

France: 25th Anniversary Celebration of WFWP

  By Brigitte Wada, WFWP France On the 12th of November, WFWP France celebrated the 25th anniversary of the WFWP in Paris at l’ Espace Barrault. More than 60 people were present for our celebration. The program was divided into two parts: the first was ceremonial and the second festive. Mrs. Brigitte Wada,...

France: Family Values in a Multicultural Society

  Family Values in a Multicultural Society: How Religion shaped our European Culture By Hanna Lotterie, FFWPU France Our local outreach association, a subsidiary of Family Federation, called Familles et valeurs – Orsay-Les Ulis (FAVORLU), had the second discussion evening on “Family Values in a Multicultural Society” on November 10, 2017 in Orsay....

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....

France: Sunday Service and Farewell Party for Dr. Pak and Dr. Moon

  By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France Our Sunday service on the 30th of July was quite special as it was also the occasion for us to express our appreciation of and farewells to Rev. No Hi Pak and Dr. Lan Young Moon, our Special Emissaries representing our True Parents. As Paris has...

France: Ocean Summer Camp

  By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France From the 22nd to the 28th of July 2017, the 8th Ocean Summer Family Camp took place in Saint Jacques in the Morbihan. There were 27 participants between 4 and 70 years old. The morning program was sports at 7:30, followed by one hour of hoon...

France: Guidance for Members on Individual Growth and Development

  By Jean Francois Moulinet, FFWPU France Hilde Wiemann, a member and professional counsellor living in the United States, felt a calling to use her 25 years of experience to help our blessed families. As she has a good friend in France she decided to begin by coming here. She feels that too...