Tagged: russia

Russia: Diplomatic Reception for NGO Partners

By Konstantin Krylov, UPF Russia On October 7, 2020, in Moscow, UPF and NGO partners held a diplomatic reception at the President Hotel where True Parents stayed in 1990 when visiting USSR. Heads of Diplomatic Missions of Nigeria, Salvador and Mauritius addressed the gathering. The meeting was attended by a Mr. Omarov the...

Russia: Festival of Families Held in Ulyanovsk

by Mikhail Fedosov, FFWPU Russia The Russian city of Ulyanovsk was the site of a Festival of Families held on February 15, 2020. A total of six couples and seven single guests participated. These were the relatives and work colleagues of our members as well as the parents of classmates of our second-generation...

Russia: Second Generation Workshop

By Renee Corley On the 5th-7th of January, 2020, a Winter Workshop for second generation from Moscow gathered 76 participants from seven to 17 years old. The topic of the workshop was “Following the footsteps of True Mother.” Each participant had a unique opportunity to be a part of large family with many...

Russia: Creating a Large Family for Second Generation

Prepared by FFWPU Russia A winter workshop was held for 76 second-generation Moscow children and teenagers from 7 to 17 years of age. The topic of the workshop, which was held in the Moscow Peace Embassy from January 5 to 7, 2020, was “Following the Footsteps of True Mother.” Each participant had a...

Russia: Hyojeong CheonBo Special Event

Prepared by FFWPU Russia On December 21-22, the Heavenly Europe and the Middle East Hyojeong CheonBo Russia Special Event was successfully held at FFWPU Russia headquarters in Moscow with a total of 715 participants. On the first day, the opening ceremony was held, hosted by Moscow Community Leader Alexandr Timofeev, and a CheonBo...

Russia: “Families of the World” Blessing Festival

Prepared by FFWPU Russia FFWPU members from Russia’s Ural region held a marriage renewal ceremony during a festival for couples of different nationalities. The International Union of Diasporas, a regional public organization in the Sverdlovsk Oblast (region), held the “Families of the World” festival on December 14, 2019, at the Marins Park Hotel...

Russia: Seminar for Young Blessed Couples

By Galina Chernomorets, FFWPU Eastern Europe Eight young blessed couples who started family life recently attended a seminar held by the Blessed Families Department of Eastern Europe on December 7 to 8, 2019. The seminar, which took place on December 7 and 8 in the Moscow Peace Embassy, included talks on “Blessed Family...

Russia: “7 dinners” Family Training

By Galina Chernomorets, FFWPU Eastern Europe From November 21 to December 12, 2019, several Blessed families of Moscow who has a competence in a family counselling had launched a “7 dinners” course aiming to improve relationships in couples. The idea behind was to create a program which really serves the society and the...

Russia: FFWPU Members Cooperate with Russian Village

Prepared by FFWPU Russia Family Federation members in Russia’s St. Petersburg Region worked together with the leaders of a rural settlement to hold a holiday celebration. It all started when local Family Federation coordinators Nikolai and Natalya Chuistov met in October with the leaders of the Melegezhsky rural settlement administration in Tikhvinsky District....

Russia: Blessing Festival Is Held in Novosibirsk

Prepared by FFWPU Russia A Festival of Families was held in the Russian city of Novosibirsk on November 16, 2019. Two couples received the Marriage Blessing, completing three stages. One other family participated, who received the Blessing at the festival in Novosibirsk a year ago. There were contests for families, and the wife...