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Germany: Concert for Pregnant Women and Blessing in Düsseldorf

by Werner Fehlberg, FFWPU Germany It is a well known fact, that classical music has a positive effect on pregnant women and their future children. With this in mind, my wife Michiko organized such a concert on Saturday, November 3, 2018 in the Düsseldorf Center. I, Werner Fehlberg, operated as an MC and...

Germany: “Art for Peace“ Exhibition

  By Hubert Arnoldi, UPF Germany Forty very different styles of international artwork were exhibited in the UPF premises in Hornbergstraße on Sunday 21.10.2018. The large hall was tastefully decorated in a style fitting to autumn with many varieties of flowers, leaves and shrubs. All age groups and many nationalities were represented. The...

Germany: Memory of Home Church Work 40 Years Ago

By Ulrich Ganz On October 21 2018, we held a wonderful meeting in Hamburg to exchange testimonies about the Home Church work of 1978. Christina Begnaud/Partuschke told us about her experiences as a Home Church pioneer in Cologne. With very little money in her pocket, a sleeping bag and suitcase, she set off...

Germany: “When the soul is aching..!”

Presentation for the UN International Mental Health Day by Dr. Catriona Valenta by Magda Haugen WFWP and UPF Germany The Women‘s Federation and UPF hosted a presentation in Munich on Sunday, October 14 to mark the UN International Mental health Day (10.10.18). Dr. Catriona Valenta’s topic was “Wenn die Seele weint…!” (loosely-‚when the...

Germany: Frankfurt Book Fair 2018

By Wilhelm Lichner, UPF Germany This was my first time to experience the entire Book Fair on October 10 – 14, 2018; until this year, I had only attended for one day-either Saturday or Sunday, but this time I was there for the whole four days. Of course, I had reservations as whether...

Germany: Blessing of 58 Couples in Augsburg

By Stefan and Jae-sook Schmidt, FFWPU Germany On October 13th, one day before our 36th Blessing Anniversary, my wife and I were able to bless 58 couples in Augsburg at the traditional Korean Harvest Festival “Chusok” including the Korean consul with wife from Frankfurt and his deputy. Aju! Everyone received the Holy Wine...

Germany: Constructive Communication in the Family

Constructive Communication in the Family –The 7 Steps of Equitable Communication By Ellen van Kampen, UPF Germany One of the most important questions we can ask ourselves is surely: ”How do we communicate with each other?” How can I say something so that the recipient understands correctly and my message comes across clearly...

Germany: UN International Day of Peace

Prepared by UPF Germany On the occasion of the UN International Day of Peace, which is celebrated each year on 21 September, UPF Munich organized an interreligious peace meeting, as they have done regularly over the past ten years. This year the event was held in cooperation with, and on the premises of,...

Germany: Central Region Leaders’ Meeting

By Hanna Piepenburg, FFWPU Germany We held our leaders’ meeting on September 14 – 16, 2018, in Seebenstein, Austria, centering on True Mother’s new direction. Leaders lead, they know about the newest updates, they mediate between different parties and keep a strong vision for the future. But occasionally it is good to just...