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Norway: Information Stand – “DP and True Parents”

By Knut Holdhus, FFWPU Norway The Family Federation of Norway held an information stand in the busy main shopping street of Oslo Saturday 3rd November, well stocked with essential tools for winning the spiritual battle. We had a filled book table with all our latest publications and a display with 12 large posters....

Norway: Family Workshop

By Heidi Toresen, FFWPU Noeway Our workshop this time, on September 29 – 30, 2018, was created as a means for us to come closer to each other brothers & sisters, not just as 1st, 2nd & 3rd gen, but rather to put those labels aside and just to connect as a community....

Norway: A Visit to Bring True Mother’s Message

  By Steinar Murud, FFWPU Norway Our continental leader couple Dr. Michael and Fumiko Balcomb visited Norway from September 8th-10th. After their arrival on Saturday from New York, there was time for some sightseeing. We went to the Holmenkollen Ski Jump, from which we enjoyed a spectacular view over Oslo from 400 meter...

Norway: Information Stand, Book-Table and Street Witnessing

  By Knut Holdhus, FFWPU Norway On July 7, 2018, we had many good conversations with people interested to know more when the Family Federation had an information stand in the busy main shopping street of Oslo in a lovely summer weather. We handed out many leaflets, booklets and Sun Myung Moon’s autobiography.

Norway: Empowering Women Seminar

By Marea Toresen, WFWP Norway On June 30th, WFWP Norway held a seminar on empowering women. There were four presentations all based around empowering women both internally and externally, while showing how the two can be connected. The first speaker, Frøydis Egge- Jacobsen, is an esteemed business coach and UX designer consultant. Her...

Norway: Peace Road 2018

  by Steinar Murud, UPF Norway Eighteen cyclists from Fjellfoten Cycle Club participated in the Norwegian PEACE ROAD that took place on Sunday the 24th June. The event started outside the Town Hall in Nes Municipality where they received encouraging words and wishes for a good trip by the local Mayor. With the...

Norway: Celebration of the UN International Day of Families

  By Steinar Murud, UPF Norway We organized a celebration of the UN International Day of Families on Tuesday 22nd May in a Lutheran College in Oslo, with the theme, The Significance of the Family, new Challenges and how to meet them. Different cultures have different challenges. We wanted to focus on the...

Norway: Annual General Meeting

  Prepared by WFWP Norway WFWP Norway held its annual council meeting on March 25, 2018 in Oslo. Eleven council members attended in person and two attended by proxy. Alecsandra Badri joined the council and was voted in as a new board member. Yun-A Johnson retired from the board and Crystala Wone was...

Norway: World Interfaith Harmony Week

  By Steinar Murud, UPF Norway UPF Norway celebrated “World Interfaith Harmony Week” with an event in the Jewish museum in Oslo on the 15th February, 2018. We have been in churches, mosques and temples before – this time a Jewish surrounding served as our venue. The topic for the event was «World...