Your Weekly Update-10/07

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National Council Meeting

The FFWPU USA National Council held their quarterly National Council meeting from September 30 to October 2 at the new Dallas Family Church building in Dallas, Texas. Much ground was covered at this meeting, as the National Council heard and unpacked the FFWPU USA strategic plan presented to them by Continental Chairman Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, as well as the results of the National Council Member Survey recently executed by the council.

National Ministry Team Meeting

At the FFWPU USA National Leaders’ Meeting for the month of October, speakers and participants revealed new strategies being developed and events being planned for the final quarter of 2016.

Upcoming Spanish Divine Principle Workshop

Divine Principle workhops are open for registration including our Spanish Divine Principle workshop this October. Scholarships are available for the Spanish workshop, so sign up today!

WFWP National Assembly

The Women’s Federation for World Peace USA invites you, your family and friends for their 24th Anniversary National Assembly entitled Compassionate, Sustainable Leadership: Women Making an Impact November 11th through 13th in New Jersey.

Your Weekly Update – September 30

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GENERATION PEACE ACADEMY KICK-OFF WORKSHOP

The Generation Peace Academy kicked off their year with a two-day workshop guiding new participants to a place of commitment for all the experiences that will come their way during the year. On Sunday, September 11, 2016, GPA heard from Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, who gave them a warm welcome and shared about how he joined the Unification movement. Then on the September 17, GPA went to Washington, D.C. for the 40th Anniversary of the Washington Monument Rally, offering a helping hand, and participating in the Peace Road rally. For the final part of their kickoff workshop, GPA came together for three days of Divine Principle education and heard a message by Dr. Michael Balcomb.

WIVES OF TONGIL VISIT USA

We’d like to welcome some special visitors from Korea—the Wives of Tongil Group and Tongil Foundation Staff—who are visiting the USA to learn firsthand about True Parents’ activities and legacy in America. 45 of the Tongil Group leaders arrived in New York on September 27, and enjoyed a breakfast presentation the following morning with Dr. Ki Hoon Kim. On the 29th, they visited East Garden for a one day Divine Principle seminar given by Rev. Ki Yeal Lee. For many, it was their first time hearing about True Parents’ peace activities and learning the Divine Principle. The next stops on their visit will be Niagara Falls and Washington, D.C.

CULTURE WARS MASTER CLASS

On Saturday, September 24, over 40 young adults gathered in Clifton, New Jersey for a one-day seminar hosted by the Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles (CARP) and the Special Task Force / Generation Peace Academy (STF/GPA) Alumni Association.

WFWP NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

The Women’s Federation for World Peace USA invites you, your family and friends for their 24th Anniversary National Assembly entitled Compassionate, Sustainable Leadership: Women Making an Impact November 11th through 13th in New Jersey.

DIVINE PRINCIPLE WORKSHOPS

including our Spanish Divine Principle workshop this October. Scholarships are available for the Spanish workshop, so sign up today!

週刊ブリーフィング:2016-10-01

日本語

1. 真の父母様の動静
– CARP創立50周年勝利報告大会
2. 世界ニュース
– 神氏族メシヤ活動 (韓国:キム・サンギュン、宇田悦子家庭430家庭祝福完了 / ザンビア:神氏族メシヤ伝道教育)
– 平和運動 (タイ:アジア指導者カンファレンス / タイ:マハーサーラカーム県 純潔運動創立式 / イタリア:ヨーロッパ・ユーラシア・中東圏議員連合創立報告会 / ブラジル:多文化フェスティバル / カメルーンUPF:世界平和の日記念式)
– 青年活動 (ナイジェリア:7日原理修練会)
– 主要ニュース (日本:世界平和統一家庭連合創設57周年記念晩餐会 / パラグアイ:宣教40周年記念式 / ロシア:家庭連合協会奉献式 / ネパール:天一国特別恩賜聖物セミナー )

週刊ブリーフィング (2016年 10月 1日) from PeaceTV on Vimeo.


English

Weekly Update (October 1, 2016) from PeaceTV on Vimeo.

1. True Parents
– Victory Gathering to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of CARP
2. Global News
– Tribal Messiahship (Kim Sang-gyun, Uda Etsuko Complete Blessing 430 Couples / Zambia, Tribal Messiah Witnessing Workshop)
– Peace Projects (Thailand: Asian Leadership Conference / Thailand: Inauguration of Pure Love in Mahasarkham Province / Italy: Conference on the recent Inauguration of IAPP / Brazil: Festival of Nations / Cameroon: UPF International Day of Peace Celebration)
– Youth Projects (Nigeria: 7-day Divine Principle Workshop)
– Major Events (Japan: Celebration for the 57th Anniversary of FFWPU-Japan / Paraguay: Celebration of 40 Years of Mission Work in Paraguay / Russia: Dedication of the FFWPU-Russia Headquarters / Nepal: Seminar on the Cheon Il Guk Holy Items )

Korean

주간브리핑 (2016년 10월 1일) from PeaceTV on Vimeo.

1. 참부모님 동정
– CARP창립 50주년 승리보고대회
2. 세계뉴스:
– 신종족메시아 활동 (김상균·우다 에쯔꼬 가정 430가정 축복완료 / 잠비아, 신종족메시아 전도 교육)
– 평화운동 (태국, 아시아 지도자 컨퍼런스 / 태국, 마하사라캄 주 순결운동 창립식 / 이탈리아, 유럽·유라시아·중동권 의원연합창립 보고회 / 브라질, 다문화 축제 / 카메룬 UPF, 세계평화의 날 기념식)
– 청년활동 (나이지리아, 7일 원리 수련)
– 주요단신 (일본, 가정연합창립 57주년 기념집회 / 파라과이, 선교 40주년 기념식 / 러시아, 가정연합 협회 봉헌식 / 네팔, 천일국 특별은사 성물 세미나)

Spanish

Informativo Semanal (1/10/2016) from PeaceTV on Vimeo.

1. Actividad de la Madre Verdadera
– 50º Aniversario de la Fundación de CARP
2. Noticias del Mundo
– Actividad de los Mesías Tribales (Kim Sang-kyun y Uda Etsuko bendicen a 430 matrimonios / Zambia, Capacitación de Mesías Tribales en el Testimonio)
– Iniciativas de Paz (Tailandia, Conferencia de Líderes del Asia / Tailandia, Se lanza el Amor Puro en Mahasarakham / Italia, Informe de la Inauguración de la AIPP / Brasil, Festival de las Naciones / Camerún, la UPF celebra Día Internacional de la Paz)
– Actividades Juveniles (Nigeria Seminario de 7 días del PD)
– Otras Noticias (Japón, 57º Aniversario de la FFPUM / Paraguay celebró el 40º Aniversario de la Institución / Rusia, Dedicación de la Sede de la FFPUM / Nepal, Gracia de los Ítems Sagrados del CIG )

French

Nouvelles de la semaine (1 octobre 2016) from PeaceTV on Vimeo.

1. Nouvelles des Vrais Parents
– Rassemblement de victoire pour fêter le 50e anniversaire du CARP
2. Nouvelles du monde
– Activité de Messie tribale (Kim Sang-gyun, Uda Etsuko accomplissent la Bénédiction des 430 Couples / Zambie, Séminaire de témoignage des Messies tribaux)
– Projets de paix (Thaïlande : Conférence asiatique des leaders/ Thaïlande : Inauguration provinciale de l’amour pur dans la province de Mahasarkham / Italie : Conférence sur l’inauguration récente de IAPP / Brésil: Festival des Nations / Cameroun : Journée internationale de célébration de la paix de la FPU)
– Activités des Jeunes (Nigeria: Séminaire de 21 jours du Principe Divin)
– Événements majeurs (Japon : Célébration du 57 ème anniversaire de la FFWPU-Japon / Paraguay : Célébration du 40 ème anniversaire du travail de la mission au Paraguay / Russie: inauguration du siège de la FFWPU-Russie / Népal : Séminaire sur les objets bénits de Cheonilguk )

Weekly Update: 2016-09-09

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Weekly Update: 2016-09-09

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Every week the National Ministry Team compiles stories and important upcoming events in a quick weekly update video. This week, we invite you to the America and God’s Will Rally on September 17, commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Washington Monument Rally. Come join us on from 2-5pm for an afternoon of inspiration, music and blessings as we seek God’s guidance for our nation, in the patriotic spirit of the True Parents’ 1976 God Bless America Bicentennial Festival. Add your voice as the spirit moves again!

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Your Weekly Update – August 19

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The Fourth Memorial for True Father’s Seonghwa

The Festival to Commemorate the Fourth Anniversary of the Universal Seonghwa of Sun Myung Moon, the True Parent of Heaven, Earth and Humankind was held on August 19 at the Peace World Center in Korea. Click the link below to watch and read True Mother’s message.

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Blessed Culture and Sports Festival

The Blessed Culture and Sports Festival, which took place from August 10-14, was accented with incredible displays of the power of community and the spirit of persistence.

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Your Weekly Update – August 12

Your Weekly Update – August 12

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GTGY

From August 3-5, the Global Top Gun Youth (GTGY) Workshop participants embarked on a pilgrimage to historic and sacred Holy Ground sites located throughout Korea. Twenty-six buses carried over 1200 GTGY participants, Universal Peace Academy (UPA) cadets, and FFWPU International staff to the holy sites, including Cheongbok Gung, Chungpa Dong, Paju Wonjeon, Beomneggol, Mungyeong Sae Chae, and Ocean Resort.

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Holy Days

During the first week of August, Unificationists celebrated two significant and historical Holy Days: the Day of God’s Eternal Blessing (7.1 Jeol, known in Korean asChil Il Jeol), and the Day of Cosmic Sabbath (7.8 Jeol, or Chil Pal Jeol). On August 9, in a national ceremony at East Garden and also in local churches across the country, our American family gathered to give thanks to God and True Parents for these two significant anniversaries.

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National Parents’ Day

National Parents’ Day was proclaimed as a federal national holiday in 1995, after True Mother had proposed its creation before the U.S. Senate one year prior, and has been celebrated annually ever since. The 22nd annual Parents’ Day banquet, organized by FFWPU USA, the Universal Peace Federation (UPF USA), the American Clergy Leadership Conference (ACLC), the Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP USA), and The Washington Times Foundation, was held on August 5, 2016 at The Washington Times in Washington, D.C., where over 250 people gathered to honor finalists and recipients of the National Parents of the Year Award.

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Japan Youth Pilgrimage

On August 8, 2016, 30 university-age Japanese Unificationists visited the FFWPU USA National Ministry offices and met with the National Ministry Team, including FFWPU North America Continental Chairman, Dr. Ki Hoon Kim; FFWPU USA President, Dr. Michael Balcomb; FFWPU USA Vice Presidents, Miilhan Stephens and Mari Curry; Kodan Director, Mr. Hiroshi Inose; and others.

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BCSF

On August 10, 2016, the 12th Annual Blessed Culture and Sports Festival (BSCF XII) commenced at the Unification Theological Seminary (UTS) in Barrytown, NY. Unificationists from around the country and the world gathered together to celebrate our faith and community, as well as engage in spirited and respectful competition with one another all the way through Sunday, August 14.

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Essay Competition

On August 19, 2016, Unificationists and friends from around the world will observe the 4th anniversary of True Father’s Seonghwa (ascension). As we take this time to remember our True Father and reflect on True Parents’ ever-growing legacy, the National Ministry Team invites you to participate in the 2016 Essay Competition. Write a 250-500 word review of the Cham Bumo Gyeong, and you could win a $500 scholarship prize!

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Your Weekly Update – August 5

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GTGY

A total of 1200 participants from all around the world have gathered in Cheongpyeong for the Global Top Gun Youth (GTGY) Workshop. On the first day of the workshop, August 1, participants gathered for the official opening ceremonies, where True Mother came to address them directly. Since then, the participants have also met with Sun Jin Moon, International President of Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU), her husband In Sup Alexander Park, International Vice President of FFWPU, and sister-in-law Professor Yeon Ah Moon, International President of Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP).

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CARP 50th Anniversary

Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles (CARP) America hosted its ‘Global Momentum’ conference from July 27-31 at the International Peace Education Center in Las Vegas. There was an incredible spirit, energy, and excitement among the diverse and uplifting group. Students, young professionals who serve as CARP mentors, and CARP leaders joined the five-day workshop, and the National Youth Ministry also collaborated on several sessions. The celebrations culminated in CARP’s 50th anniversary banquet over the weekend, bringing almost 300 participants including alumni, family, friends, and loved ones.

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Peace Road USA 2016

On July 31, the first 2016 Peace Road rally in the USA took place at the International Peace Education Center in Las Vegas. Fifty riders, including members of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) Executive Team, CARP representatives, and youth pastors, completed an 8-kilometer peace ride, while wearing their Peace Road t-shirts and waving their flags.

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International Peace Education Center

From July 20-26 a Spanish 7-Day Divine Principle Seminar was held at the International Peace Education Center in Las Vegas. This was the first seminar given in Spanish at this special site. There were 17 participants, who came from around the United States.

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Dr. Edwin Ang’s 90th Birthday

On July 30, Dr. Edwin Ang, one of the most senior members of our movement in the United States, turned 90. His family and friends came from around the world to celebrate this impressive milestone over the course of the past week. Happy birthday, Dr. Ang, and many happy returns!

 

Essay Competition

On August 19, 2016, Unificationists and friends from around the world will observe the 4th anniversary of True Father’s Seonghwa (ascension). As we take this time to remember our True Father and reflect on True Parents’ ever-growing legacy, the National Ministry Team invites you to participate in the 2016 Essay Competition. Write a 250-500 word review of the Cham Bumo Gyeong, and you could win a $500 scholarship prize!

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Your Weekly Update – July 29

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Your Weekly Update – July 29

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True Mother’s Message

Watch the Weekly Update video to hear True Mother’s recent message in Korea.

 

Dallas Family Church Opening Ceremony

On Sunday, July 24, the Dallas Family Church held a sanctification ceremony for their new church building.

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BCSF

The Blessed Culture and Sports Festival (BCSF) is happening from August 10-14 at the Unification Theological Seminary in New York. Register today!

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