Your Weekly Update
Every Friday the national ministry team compiles stories and important upcoming events in a quick weekly update video. Here is what we cover this week:
The National Ministry Monthly Meeting
At the beginning of April, True Mother shared a Hoon Dok Hwe (scripture) message about the importance of the unification of Korea. This message was shown at the beginning of the latest national ministry monthly meeting, attended by over 100 people. Exciting reports were shared and Dr. Ki Hoon Kim, Continental Chair of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (FFWPU) North America, spoke about how we can make progress in this coming year.
UPA Interns Arrive in Las Vegas
This week, the first two Universal Peace Academy (UPA) cadets arrived in Las Vegas. In stride with True Mother’s vision for UPA graduates to become the world leaders of the future, these cadets will be spending one year in the United States, participating in outreach teams in Las Vegas and around the country.
Wonmo Pyeongae Foundation Scholarships Are Awarded
The Wonmo Pyeongae scholarships were recently awarded to outstanding young people around the nation, to help them develop their education.
The Peace King Cup Fishing Tournament
On the occasion of True Parents’ 55th wedding anniversary, a fishing tournament will be happening from May 8-15, 2015. True Father started this tournament many years ago with just a handful of people, and over the years it has grown in participation and has become a tradition for many families. The first place prize for the biggest stripe bass over 38 inches is $3000. Learn more and register at the link below!
True Mother’s American Speaking Tour
In April 1998, True Mother went on a Hoon Dok Hwe speaking tour of 16 cities around the United States. True Father stayed at East Garden and supported her from afar, encouraging True Mother to develop her ability and confidence in speaking. Watch the historical footage of this tour.
40 Day Prayer Condition to Welcome True Parents
Starting Monday, April 13, 2015, there will be a national 40-day prayer condition to welcome True Mother together in heart and spirit for her arrival in May. Stay tuned for a daily Hoon Dok Hwe quote available on familyfed.org website starting on April 13.