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Peace Road 2016 in Germany

Three Days in the “Green Zone” By Ulrich Ganz   On August 12, 2016, we were ready to go! After much preparation, the 25 participants, a good half of whom were young adults, met in Bleckede at the home of the Pries family. Friends of the Peace Road had come from Bleckede/Lauenburg, Hamburg,...

Roots of Love : Children’s Workshop

By Christian Haubold / Klemens Hoffman   “Roots of Love” was the motto for this year’s children’s workshop which took place in Neumühle, Bad Camberg from August 1-6, 2016. About 25 children ranging from nursery school age up to about 14 years old, participated in a varied holiday program. Thanks to the dedication of many...

The Value of True Parents and the Holy Items of Cheon Il Guk

By Rev. Ahn at the German Leaders Meeting in Camberg, June 26, 2016   True Mother talks a lot about appreciation these days. Sometimes, you only value something when it is lost. The wise man values people and things around him before losing it. What is the most important thing? My life. If...

Germany: Summer Festival

  By FFWPU Germany, Rosemarie Leja On July 17th, the Gießen community (Family Federation and UPF) celebrated its annual summer festival with many guests and friends. The motto this year was ‘at home in Gießen’, and this topic was brought up right from the start, during the worship service and sermon. A few...

Germany: The Family as the Foundation for Autonomy and Education

By UPF Düsseldorf, Anja Brina and Petra Heuwind   On July 16, 2016 UPF Düsseldorf held an event featuring a presentation by Hildegard Piepenburg on the topic “The family as the foundation for autonomy and education – results of psychological research on attachment”. About 45 guests attended. Sergio Brina opened with a short...

Germany: Health and Amazement

Learn about the genius of the human body and its health and spiritual aspects. Knowledge about the meaning of life is good for the health of the individual and the society. Munich, Germany, 16. July 2016   By Robert Bentele The Universal Peace Federation is a peace federation! Why then the topic ‘Health...

Germany: 7-Day Divine Principle Seminar

  By FFWPU Germany, Ulli Ganz We had a 7_day Divine principle seminar from July 3rd to July 10, 2016. After all the participants had arrived, we met for an introductory session in the room which will eventually be the ‘sitting room with a fireplace’ in the Neumühle. Each person explained a little...

Germany: Inspiration in Interreligious Prayer Group

By UPF Germany, Anja Brina   We hold a group discussion on June 6, 2016 in Düsseldorf. Some time ago, Mr. Hyo-Man Noguchi watched a video of an interview with Chancellor Angela Merkel, in which she was answering questions in Bonn University about the ‘Islamisation’ of Europe. Amongst other things, she said that...

Germany: International Cultural Festival

By UPF Germany, Rosemarie Leja An International Cultural Festival, organized by the Advisory Board for Foreigners and the Office for Cultural Activities, regularly takes place in Wetzlar. This year, it took place on June 5. It is always a very colorful and lively event, at which people of all backgrounds and skin colors...

Angola: Culture of Reconciliation

By UPF Germany The Neumuehle was full to bursting point: 190 participants – about 150 Angolans from all over Germany, as well as members of the Family Federation and the representatives of UPF chapters in Frankfurt, Bonn, Stuttgart and Giessen – had gathered on June 11, 2016 for a family-style get together, inspiration, food,...