Tagged: france

France: A New Start

  By David Perry, FFWPU France For many years, the Sunday service in the French headquarters was held in small, crowded room in the basement. But after a project to restore and improve the veranda, which was in a miserable condition, the Sunday service has left basement for the bright, springtime sun! As...

France: 1st Lifebook Workshop : Developing your full Potential

  By Rafael Guignard, CARP France 20 participants came together for the 1st WS of a series of 3 Personal Development WS aiming to help young members to live ideal, happy, healthy, successful and fulfilling lives in all its dimensions and areas. The Lifebook Structure identifies 12 key areas in our lives that...

France: Ahmadiyya’s Annual Interreligious Conference

  By Jean-Paul Jager, FFWPU France On March 17, 2019, the Ahmadiyyas of Valenciennes invited us to participate in their annual Interreligious Conference, on this year’s theme: “The Sacredness of Life”. Jean-Henri for the Unificationists, a Buddhist, Mr. Lavoisy for the Protestants and Mrs. Martine Rhein of Scientology, who had come from Paris...

France: HARP Winter Workshop

  Make Your Life a Living Masterpiece By Gisele Girabana, FFWPU France There was the Winter Workshop for the European French speakers second-generation youth in the Paris suburb training center of Chamarande from December 31, 2018 to January 5 2019. The theme of the workshop was “Make your life a living masterpiece”. Over...

France: Heritage and Transmission of Values

Prepared by Jean-François & Hisako Moulinet, FFWPU France In cooperation with a local catholic family association (AFC), the second meeting on this season’s top “Heritage & transmission” was held on Friday November 16, 2018. In contrast to our usual set-up, this time the ladies of the AFC organized group discussions on the two...

France: The Importance of Engagement

Prepared by WFWP France In the Paris Education Centre on Friday, November 9th, our sister Marie-Christine Odent, professional marriage and family counselor, launched a new activity with the goal of bringing the Blessing to religious communities. Her project, put into place by the Women’s Federation for World Peace, is to give a one-hour...

France: Autumn Blessed family Gathering

Prepared by FFWPU France This was the 1st time that we gather young unificationists from all different ages for a whole week-end in Chamarande Training Center. Most participants were over 18 but on Sunday 21st there was also a special WS for children under 10 years old who attended with their parents. A...

Austria: “I want to become a Missionary like True Mother”

Prepared by FFWPU Austria Since September 2018, 4 missionaries from the Sun Moon University are staying in Vienna, Austria. Their mission is to witness and find spiritual children. Every week they have one or two public programs which are organized by CARP Vienna, such like lectures, HDH readings, discussion, excursions or workshops. Here...

France: Jean-Luc Berlet’s Seonghwa Ceremony

  By Yves Massey, FFWPU France On Sunday 16 September 2018 Jean-Luc BERLET, 52-years old, died in a car accident in Brittany where he had gone to organize a conference. He was a former CARP Leader and a former Pastor of the Paris community. He had a PhD in philosophy and was the...

France: Interreligious Meeting in UNESCO

  Prepared by UPF France For the Third year, we attended the UNESCO Peace Conference in Paris on September 17-18, 2018. This meeting was on the topic of “Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue and Education for World Peace, Harmony and Tolerance.” Buddhist Master Chin Kung, 92-year old, is promoting a lot education and religious...