Tagged: norway

Norway: Kickoff Event of Interreligious Project

  By Knut Holdhus, FFWPU Norway Marea Toresen and Knut Holdhus of the FFWPU Norway represented the Family Federation at the kickoff event of an interreligious project called «The Dissension Society» on 20th November. This is a project in which 37 different faith communities present their views through recorded videos. Each faith community...

Norway: Celebration of True Children’s Day

  Prepared by FFWPU Norway On Sunday, November 11, 2018, FFWPU Norway celebrated True Children’s Day and The Foundation Day for the Nation of Heaven and Earth with a family Sunday Service. In addition to the regular program, the congregation was energized by singing If You’re Happy and You Know It together and...

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...