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USA: An Interreligious Celebration of Marriage Event in Colorado

by Gale Alves, FFWPU USA On November 18th, an Interreligious Celebration of Marriage event took place in the Colorado Family Church. It was hosted by the Women’s Federation for World Peace of Colorado and was sponsored by the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification. Six married couples participated: two with a photo...

USA: Creating More Miracles for True Mother

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On the evening of December 5, FFWPU Continental Chairman Dr. Ki Hoon Kim made his way to the Honolulu Learning Center to speak to over 30 Unificationists of the Honolulu Family Church. He delivered a comprehensive presentation on the activities of the Unification movement in America over the...

USA: Guiding Children Through Life and Marriage

  Prepared by FFWPU USA This Sunday (December 3, 2017), almost 50 women gathered in Belvedere for a special sisters’ meeting where they shared common challenges and insights gained after years dedicated to their families and children, many of whom are now adults. The meeting was organized by Debby Gullery, an author and...

USA: Uniting Professors and Students on Campus

  by Denthew Learey, CARP USA On November 1st and 8th, CARP Las Vegas held special ‘Campus Talks’ on their two campuses, College of Southern Nevada (CSN) and University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), with the theme “Peace Starts with Me.” This event was inspired by Mother Moon’s Peace Starts with Me Rally...

USA: 40th Anniversary of the Washington, D.C. Family Church

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On December 2, over 300 Unificationists and local dignitaries gathered at the historic Washington, D.C. Family Church to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the building’s dedication by True Parents, which took place on December 4, 1977. The Washington, D.C. Family Church is first national church building founded by...

USA: Unificationists Serve Over 300 Homeless Men and Women

  Prepared by FFWPU USA More than 500,000 Americans are homeless. In the city of Philadelphia alone, over 5,000 people do not have stable housing. In partnership with an organization called SPEAK (Staying Positive Equals Amazing Kids), six Unificationists of the Philadelphia Family Church served and fed over 300 homeless men and women...

USA: Project Phoenix Brings Generations Together in Chicago

  by Rev. Bruce Sutchar, FFWPU USA Project Phoenix, a weekend conference that focuses on intergenerational unity within the Unification movement, came to Chicago in October to help bridge the gap between elder and younger Unificationists. At a strategic planning retreat in 2015, the Project Phoenix staff decided to hold regional events that...

USA: First ALC Introduced in North Carolina

  by Johby: John & Sharon Pace UPF USA Early Saturday morning of November 4th, Miyako Savage and Sharon Pace arrived at the Triangle Family Church building and began setting up for the registration and continental breakfast that would begin from 9:30 am. Surprisingly, before 9 am, many guests started arriving to register...

USA: 7-Day Divine Principle Seminar Inspires Young and Old

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On November 15th, six participants gathered at the International Peace Education Center (IPEC) for the latest seven-day Divine Principle Seminar. The guests were a mix of young and old, new and well-seasoned. A blessed couple and their adult son even attended the event, making the seminar feel more...

USA: Unificationists Win Gold at World Open Martial Arts Tournament

  By Shota Iwasaki, FFWPU USA On October 28th, over 200 participants from martial arts schools around the world gathered at the Newton Farias Stadium in Anapolis, Brazil to compete in a six-day martial arts tournament. American Tong-Il Moo-Do students Zachary Beebe, Laimis Shinozaki, and Janina Cernova-Shinozaki took home both gold and silver...