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USA: Ocean Summit for the Mid-Atlantic

  Prepared by Ocean Church USA Ocean Church held a 1-Day Ocean Summit for the Mid-Atlantic Area, near Washington, DC on June 10, 2017. Blessed Families and friends of the Chesapeake Bay, including those of the 2nd and 3rd generations, gathered to hear the history of the Ocean Providence which started in Korea,...

USA: Mobilizing ‘Myself’ for Madison Square Garden

  Prepared by FFWPU USA On June 21, 2017, the fire of the National Ministry team was at its height at their monthly meeting, as they gear up for True Parents at the Garden. With True Mother’s upcoming message just a few weeks away, representatives from Family Federation for World Peace and Unification...

Students Promote True Parents at the Garden Across USA

  Prepared by FFWPU USA Students from the Las Vegas chapter of the Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles (CARP LV) recently embarked on a road trip across America, equipped with postcards and bright spirits to invite everyone they meet to the exciting True Parents at the Garden event happening at Madison...

USA: GPA Graduates

  Prepared by GPA On June 10, 45 young Unificationists graduated from Generation Peace Academy (GPA), a gap-year leadership and service program, in Barrytown, NY. Tasnah Moyer of National Youth Adult Ministry emceed the ceremony, while President of Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) USA, Dr. Michael Balcomb, delivered a message...

USA: Unificationists Kick Off the Fishing Season

  by Mike Giampaoli Fresh off the experience with the Peace King Cup on New York Bay, six marine enthusiasts in Bridgeport, CT devoted a day to the joy and peacefulness of fishing on June 7, 2017. Opening the Long Island Sound fishing season with this venture, we found a high spirit at...

USA: Inter-Generational Brunch in Colorado

   by Gary Fleisher, FFWPU USA Colorado Family Church’s Youth Ministry held a fun Inter-Generational Brunch on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The purpose was to bring all generations together to celebrate each other and True Parents, our founders. Yongil Fleisher, the Colorado Family Church’s Youth Minister, began brunch with an opening prayer. He...

USA: CARP 40-Day Actionizing

Prepared by CARP Las Vegas On May 28th, CARP Las Vegas began their 40 Day Summer Actionizing trip. They already finished their first portion of it, today on June 7th! Their theme for the whole trip is: Shining Rays of Hope for America. The intention for this trip was for the participants to...

USA: Hawaii Community Starts New Tradition

  by Rev. Kazuo Takami, Hawaii District Pastor, FFWPU USA While Unificationists on the East Coast were celebrating the annual FamilyFest in New York, Honolulu families launched the first Ohana Undoukai sports festival on May 28, 2017. Ohana means “family” in the Hawaiian language, and the term includes all relatives and close friends...

USA: Ocean Festival Makes a Big Splash in New Jersey

  by Naria McGee, FFWPU USA The banner was up, the grill was warming up, vendors were making final arrangements, and the decorators were adding the last touches to the stage and entrance. The Ocean Festival was ready to begin! On May 27, 2017, the Little Ferry Ocean Church of New Jersey hosted...

USA: Workshop Strengthens Inter-Generational Relationships

  by Rev. Andrew Compton, FFWPU USA The 19th 7-Day Divine Principle seminar at IPEC was another incredible and, as always, unique experience. We had twelve participants, including Gregg Smith, a longtime Unificationist; Edner and Juanita Pierre Louis, District Pastor of FFWPU New York and WFWP-USA Vice-President; along with two other elder Blessed...