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USA: ACLC Women in Ministry Are ‘United in Spirit’

by Rev. Kathaleen Sato, American Clergy Leadership Conference   More than 50 women leaders from various churches and organizations gathered at St. Mark AME Church in East Orange, New Jersey, on Saturday, February 25, 2017, for a prayer breakfast held by Women in Ministry (WIM), a project of the American Clergy Leadership Conference...

American Leadership Conference Pilot Series Begins

by Mi Young Eaton, UPF-USA   The first of three pilot sessions of the American Leadership Conference (ALC) took place at the 4 W 43rd St. Learning Center in Manhattan on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Co-sponsored by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), The Washington Times Foundation, and the Sun International Peace Federation, the...

USA: Kodiak Hosts “We Can Do It” Sampler

  Prepared By FFWPU USA A one-day “We Can Do It” sampler seminar was held in Kodiak, Alaska, on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Rev. Inchan Park, the district pastor of District 10 (Northwest), led the innovative program together with Kodiak Family Church Pastor Deanna Cooper at the local church, which is known as...

WFWPI Intergenerational Panel Highlights Value of Relationship

click to see more pictures   by Mi Young Eaton, WFWP USA On March 13, 2017, Women’s Federation for World Peace, International (WFWPI) began a week of activities in observance of the United Nations’ 61st Commission on the Status of Women (CSW 61) with a parallel event at the Community Church of New...

USA: Sincere Searching Creates a Path to the IPEC Seminar

  Prepared by FFWPU USA A seven-day Divine Principle seminar recently concluded at the International Peace Education Center (IPEC) in Las Vegas. From February 22 to 28, 2017, six guests listened to the tenets of Unificationism presented by Rev. Andrew Compton, a renowned lecturer of Divine Principle. The most notable guest was a...

USA: District 4 Leadership Retreat

  By FFWPU USA The Gloucester, Massachusetts Unificationist community hosted the recent leadership retreat for District 4 on Friday and Saturday, February 24th and 25th. Pastors from all over the Northeast were in attendance, including participants from Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Connecticut. These pastors came together to reflect on the...

USA: True Mother, Model for the World’s Women

    By FFWPU USA On February 19, 2017, Vice President Katarina Connery of Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) USA gave the sermon at the Chicago Family Church. A transcript and video of her sermon, “My True Mother,” are made available here.   In light of the many significant Holy Days surrounding this...

USA: Sense of Springtime Strong at the National Ministry Meeting

  by FFWPU USA, Mi Young Eaton There was a distinct sense of springtime in the air at this month’s National Ministry Team progress meeting, with both presenters and audience members from among our national leadership expressing enthusiasm about the opportunities opening before us. Apple Heaven USA led the opening songs for the...

USA: Unificationists and Friends Join City Prayer Breakfast

  By FFWPU USA Rev. John Jackson, the district pastor of District 9, and his wife, Fusae, along with Bishop Jesse Edwards, Rev. Mark Hernandez, Dr. Harbans Lal and his wife, and Dr. Karen and Bishop David Thibodeaux, took part in the annual prayer breakfast organized by Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, a longtime...

USA: Cheon Il Guk Missionary Trainees Already Hard at Work and Play

  by FFWPU USA, Anick Muleki This is the American Cheon Il Guk (CIG) Missionary Trainees reporting about our first full week here in Costa Rica! This week has been a really busy one; from Monday though Friday we went out to the local campus, University of Costa Rica (UCR), where we witnessed...