Tagged: germany

Germany: Project Phoenix

By Patricia Wenzel, FFWPU Germany On October 19 and 20, 2019, Stuttgart was host to “Project Phoenix”. There were 76 participants: five staff from the USA (two first generation and three second generation). The German staff were represented by four first generation and five second generation. Why have I stressed this in such...

Germany: Resilience & Reconciliation – How to strengthen our spirit!

By Robert Bentele To commemorate the UN-International Day of Mental Health on 10 October and the week dedicated to this topic, the Women’s Federation Germany and the Universal Peace Federation Munich held a ‘worship service with a difference’ on Sunday 13 October in the UPF center in Munich, which attracted about thirty guests,...

Germany: EUME ChonBo Special Event

Prepared by FFWPU Germany We were blessed to hold the CheonBo Special Event in Rhein-Main-Theatre, Niedernhausen, Germany, on November 9 – 10, 2019 with 815 participants. Reflections The deep love and gratitude I felt 10 months ago (previous Cheonbo branch event in Germany) totally surprising at the prayer room on 3 rd floor,...

Germany: Houses of Religions

Vision / Format / Experiences by Robert Bentele, FFWPU Germany This was the title of a special workshop which was held from 23 – 24 October 2019 in the Munich Alter Rathaussaal (Old Town Hall), and the Evangelische Stadtakademie (Protestant City Academy). Six founders or representatives of already established houses of religion responded...

Germany: Frankfurt Book Fair

By Wilhelm Lichner, FFWPU Germany Frankfurt has a 500 year long tradition as the city of the Book Fair; since Johannes Gutenberg in Mainz invented the printing press, book fairs have been held in Frankfurt.The Frankfurt Book Fair is now the largest in the world. For the book fair this year (October 16...

Germany: Vision 2020 Meeting

Prepared by FFWPU Germany More than 100 brothers and sisters from all over Germany and some from neighboring countries joined in an inspiring meeting to evaluate and discuss strategies towards the goals of True Mother’s Vision 2020 on September 28 to 29, 2019 in Neumühle, Bad Camberg. The program had a variety of...

Germany: UN International Day of Peace 2019 in Munich and Bonn

Prepared by UPF Germany In Munich: On the occasion of the UN International Day of Peace, which is celebrated annually on 21st September, UPF Munich invited to an interreligious peace meeting. This year’s motto of the UN was “Climate Action for Peace“. We added the subtitle “Active for a Climate of Peace” and...

Germany: European WRIST Conference

By Benedikt Schmitt After months of planning and preparations the European WRIST conference could take place in Giessen on August 10, 2019 with much support from the Giessen area members. WRIST (World Research Institute for Science and Technology) is an organization founded by True Father in 1984 under the leadership of Dr. John...

Germany: Classic Concert for Japanese Families and Blessing in Japanese Temple

By Werner Fehlberg, FFWPU Germany Michiko organized a concert for Japanese Families with mostly small children and pregnant ladies on Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 in the Japanese Temple in Düsseldorf. 13 families came to the concert. Erika Kamura and Naho Suzuki (piano), Risa Higashi (oboe) and Soochan Yim, (violin) have been the artists...

Germany: Phoenix Project in Camberg

by Sarah Zimmermann, FFWPU Germany Born out of her love and desire to help others our young sister Maike initiated with the help of the Blessed family Department-Germany a Phoenix Project weekend in Camberg. During the months of preparation, we discovered the deep heart and great professionalism of the American team who were...