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UK: Blessing Information Day for Central London FFWPU Youth

  Prepared by FFWPU UK (London, UK, May 27, 2018) My name is Aryan Rai and I am 16 years old, currently studying History, Maths, Chemistry and Divinity at high school. I participated in the Blessing Information Day hosted by Central London Community Church that took place in Lancaster Gate on the 27th...

UK: Annual Meeting of UTS Graduates

  Prepared by FFWPU UK The annual meeting of UTS graduates and friends took place in the Derbyshire Dales, part of the Peak district in central England on May 26, 2018. This was the 15th such occasion, and brought together 20 first and second generation Unificationists, from a range of academic and professional...

United Kingdom: Visit of Dr. and Mrs. Balcomb

  Prepared by FFWPU UK We had the pleasure of Dr Mike and Mrs Fumiko Balcomb’s first official visit to our Birmingham community on Sunday May 27th. Appropriately, there was thunder and lightning in the air, with torrential rain forecast. But timing is everything, and the rain held off just long enough for...

United Kingdom: Family Festival

By Cecilie Fortune, FFWPU UK An enthusiastic gathering of about 50 people attended a Family Festival event which commemorated the UN International Day of Families on Saturday 26th May. The participants enjoyed a stimulating program of talks, group discussions, awards and entertainment, as well as food and fellowship, held under the joint auspices...

UK: Women’s Peace Meeting

Prepared by WFWP UK We had a very large turnout for our last Women’s Peace Meeting about the Middle East, reflecting the genuine feelings of compassion and concern for the on-going suffering and uncertainty of the people there, particularly women and children who are so often the victims of conflict. We heard from...

UK: Multicultural Christmas Celebration a Testy Treat

  By Dolores Read, WFWP UK The WFWP Christmas party Hekd on December 16, 2017, was a great success this year, the capacity audience enjoyed some nice musical performances by Amabel Vitae (Have yourself a Merry Christmas), Eileen Walkin (Poem: Peace in our world), ten-year-old Vaishnavi playing a Christmas medley on violin and...

UK: National Interfaith Week

  By David and Patricia Earle, UPF UK On November 20, 2017 for an audience of just over 50 people, mainly from Christian and Muslim backgrounds, gathered to watch a remarkable documentary film about reconciliation and the power of forgiveness, entitled The Imam and the Pastor. The film is one of a number...

UK: Annual Interfaith Meeting

  By Elizabeth Marshall, FFWPU UK On November 19, 2017 we hold our annual Interfaith meeting and there were 13 people present who all came by invitation. We had 3 Ahlulbayt Muslims, 2 Latter Day Saint members and one Nepalese man I just invited the day before having come across his ‘phone number...