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USA: Reset with God, UPF Hosts Weekly Interfaith Prayer During Covid

Prepared by FFWPU USA Faith leaders of different religions have come together to pray for global unity and healing from the coronavirus, including leaders of Universal Peace Federation (UPF). For the past several weeks, the organization has hosted a live interfaith prayer online through Zoom and Facebook, bringing together hundreds of people of...

USA: Listen and Learn – Uplifting the Black Voices of Our Community

Prepared by FFWPU USA As thousands of people protest racial discrimination in cities across the U.S. after the death of George Floyd, recent events have sparked conversations everywhere, involving people of all races. Unificationists are also sharing their thoughts and experiences as leaders encourage everyone to listen and learn. “We represent the microcosm...

GPA 2019-2020: Unusual and Blessed

Prepared by FFWPU USA On Saturday June 6, 2020, Generation Peace Academy (GPA) held their virtual graduation ceremony, completing a very special and memorable 2019-2020 year. Amidst the many challenges of 2020, one benefit of hosting a virtual graduation ceremony was the thrill in welcoming over 400 GPA families, communities, alumni and friends...

USA: Sharing True Mother’s Memoir Amongst National Turmoil

Prepared by FFWPU USA As protests against racism and police brutality continue to swell across America, demonstrators have taken to the streets of Jacksonville—the most populous city in Florida and all of the southeastern U.S. For many years, it has also been home to Rev. Richard Sapp, a longtime Unificationist and pastor of...

Letter from the President: Response to the death of George Floyd

Click to read Rev. Dr. Sun Myung Moon’s “Answer to Watergate” statement on November 30, 1973 By Rev. Demian Dunkley, President, FFWPU USA Dear Family Members, Let us pray. We are aware that there are many people hurting right now, tuning in to the heartbreaking social unrest around the country as a result...

USA: E-Learning In A Pandemic – UTS Students Sound Off

Prepared by FFWPU USA Students often look forward to the day they graduate. But this year, the Class of 2020 is graduating in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, where many public commencement ceremonies have been canceled. Strictly online classes and now virtual graduations have become a big adjustment for millions of...

USA: True Mother Donates Clothes For A Good Cause

Prepared by WFWP USA Affectionately known as True Mother and the Mother of Peace, Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP) founder Dr. Hak Ja Han Moon is among a growing number of people donating clothes for a good cause with its recently launched campaign “Giving for Good.” Inspired by her daughter Dr. Sun...

USA: Korean Classes Offered To Connect LA Community

Prepared by FFWPU USA Countless people have experienced vast changes to everyday life during the Covid-19 pandemic, and social distancing has had a significant impact on many. But Juri Moore, a young Unificationist in California, has taken this opportunity to bring her community together in a new capacity. A native of Japan, Moore...

USA: Chicago Family Church Makes Hundreds Of Cards For Elderly

Prepared by FFWPU USA About 120 handmade cards, created by a group of Chicago Family Church (CFC) Unificationists, are now being delivered to the elderly and people with disabilities in the township of Schaumburg, Illinois. The letters are part of the “Send A Smile” campaign, an ongoing city initiative aimed at supporting and...

USA: Unificationist Covid Responders Celebrated During National Nurses Week

Prepared by FFWPU USA Nurses across the country are being honored this week in celebration of National Nurses Week from May 6 to 12. As nearly three million registered nurses in the U.S. provide a range of life-saving care, countless communities have shown immense gratitude for their ongoing efforts. A special album on...