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Aug
9
to Aug 29

Global Top Gun Youth 2018 - Young Adults

21-day workshop for young adults and CARP members
August 9 to 29

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We are excited to announce that the 2018 Global Top Gun Youth Workshop is taking place this year for the third time. True Mother is inviting 1,200 young adults, CARP members, university students, and high school students from all around the world, to join the GTG Youth this summer. The workshops will take place at the HJ Cultural Center (Cheongshim International Youth Center).

As you know, True Mother has been particularly investing in our Unificationist youth, and the GTGY workshop is one of the best opportunities to understand True Parents more deeply and connect with True Mother more closely. American participants will have a chance to meet and network with other young people from all over the world, who share the vision of making a contribution to humanity and supporting True Parents’ endeavors.

Some of the highlights of the workshop:

  • Special meeting with True Parents
  • Special holy ground pilgrimage where participants will visit historic places where True Parents have lived and offered devotion
  • Studying the Divine Principle and True Parents’ Life Course
  • Career path planning and leadership development so that participants can have more clarity on how they can contribute towards creating the substantial Cheon Il Guk
  • Cheong Pyeong special 2-day workshop

The Cheong Pyeong complex is also a special place for reflection and prayer for those who are seeking to make a new beginning or find clarity and purpose in life.

If interested, please apply online at GTGY 2018 – Registration and wait for an approval notice before purchasing your airplane ticket.

For any additional inquiries, please contact Nina Urbonia, who will be the GTGY Coordinator for North America, at ninataupier@gmail.comor 517-944-3858.

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Jul
26
to Aug 8

Global Top Gun Youth - High School Students

14-day workshop for high school students
July 26 to August 8

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Video of CheongPyeong

We are excited to announce that the 2018 Global Top Gun Youth Workshop is taking place this year for the third time. True Mother is inviting 1,200 young adults, CARP members, university students, and high school students from all around the world, to join the GTG Youth this summer.
 

As you know, True Mother has been particularly investing in our Unificationist youth, and the GTGY workshop is one of the best opportunities to understand True Parents more deeply and connect with True Mother more closely. American participants will have a chance to meet and network with other young people from all over the world, who share the vision of making a contribution to humanity and supporting True Parents’ endeavors.

Some of the highlights of the workshop:

  • Special meeting with True Parents
  • Special holy ground pilgrimage where participants will visit historic places where True Parents have lived and offered devotion
  • Studying the Divine Principle and True Parents’ Life Course
  • Career path planning and leadership development so that participants can have more clarity on how they can contribute towards creating the substantial Cheon Il Guk
  • Cheong Pyeong special 2-day workshop

The Cheong Pyeong complex is also a special place for reflection and prayer for those who are seeking to make a new beginning or find clarity and purpose in life.

If interested, please apply online at GTGY 2018 – Registration and wait for an approval notice before purchasing your airplane ticket.

For any additional inquiries, please contact Nina Urbonia, who will be the GTGY Coordinator for North America, at ninataupier@gmail.comor 517-944-3858.

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Jul
20
to Jul 22

Level 3 Blessing Workshop for Matched Couples

July 20-22

Unification Theological Seminary New York

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The national Start Smart: Level 3 Blessing Workshop is happening July 20-22 in New York at the Unification Theological Seminary for matched couples preparing to receive the Marriage Blessing and start their married life. 

The content is designed to support couples in preparation for married life and includes content on the value of the Marriage Blessing and practical guidance on relationships, communication, male-female differences, and building intimacy. The content will be presented by marriage educator and counselor, John Williams, and the marriage educator and relationship coach, Debby Gullery.

Join other matched couples in a fun and healthy atmosphere to experience and learn the following:

  • Love Languages
  • Managing Expectations
  • Handling Differences
  • Talking Clearly & Safely
  • Beginning a Sexual Relationship as Newlyweds
  • Spiritual Intimacy

NOTE: Level 3 Blessing Education is required for matched couples to receive the Marriage Blessing.

Details

Dates: July 20-22, 2018
The program will begin with registration at 5:00 PM on Friday, July 20 at the UTS in Barrytown, NY.  The program will conclude at 4:00 PM on Sunday, July 22.

Early Bird Registration
The participation fee is $150 per individual for those who register by Monday, June 18. For those who register after June 18, the fee will be $160.

We strongly encourage all matched couples to receive the Level 3 Blessing education in person at the national workshop in order to experience the full impact of the educational content. However, for those who cannot participate in the workshop in New York, there is an option to receive the education via an online course.

NOTE: Each individual must register separately.

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Jul
14
to Jul 28

EPIC Workshop

EPIC ("Embodying Principles in Culture") is back for round 2 this summer, and is coming at you bigger, better, and brighter! If you're ready for a truly divine and revolutionary experience with the Principle, then EPIC 2.0 is for you.

Join us from July 14th to July 28th for an EPIC two weeks at the beautiful Morning Gardens in Gloucester, MA!

MISSION STATEMENT:

For participants to understand Divine Principle on a personal level and integrate it into daily life such that they are empowered with confidence to express it to others.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Rooted in a gaining a deeper and more personal understanding of the Divine Principle, EPIC 2.0 will be organized into three different sections over the two-week program.
>PART 1: The first week consists of a "crash course" in the fundamentals of the Divine Principle.
>PART 2: The weekend will consist of a weekend trip in nature to connect with God.
>PART 3: The second week will focus on gaining an understanding of True Parents' life course and how it relates to the DP.

The purpose of the whole workshop is to build a personal connection with the Divine Principle. This will be through group discussions, lectures, stories and input from our workshop parents, and practice in faith-sharing. The purpose of practicing faith-sharing is to 1) increase understanding of the content, and 2) gain confidence in explaining the DP in day-to-day interactions to friends, family, and acquaintances. In addition to deepening our understanding of the Divine Principle, we will also be bonding with our brothers and sisters, experiencing God through the joy of activities, nature, and music, and creating an total experience that aims to inspire and continue to be with us when we leave to go back home.

CORE TEAM: Miwa Ishikawa, Yasutaka Ozawa, Yuki Jones, Sunhwa Reiner, Sunhyun Miller, Uncle Joe Leonard, Rev. Wayne Miller

WHO: Current high schoolers

WHEN: July 14th - July 28th

WHERE: Morning Gardens in Gloucester, MA

 

PROGRAM FEE:

The early bird price is $650 per applicant (with scholarships available for families in need - contact Joe Leonard at jpl14495@yahoo.com to apply and for more information). The late bird price is $700 per applicant.

EARLY BIRD DEADLINE: May 31st at 11:59 PM EST. ($650) Due to limited spacing, there are no guarantees that applicants will be accepted. After May 31st, applicants will be automatically put on the waiting list.

LATE BIRD DEADLINE: June 7th at 11:59 EST. ($700)

For general information and questions, please contact the program director, Miwa Ishikawa, at mishikawa93@gmail.com.

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Jun
13
to Jun 19

Learn to Teach the Divine Principle

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Empower your life of faith through a deeper understanding of the Divine Principle–when you attend our special, 7-day Divine Principle Lecture Training Intensive!

This June, we have an exciting opportunity for anyone seeking to deepen their understanding of the Divine Principle: a 7-day lecture training intensive, complete with one-on-one lecture practice, spiritual and practical guidance on lecturing, and a lecture competition.

Upon successfully completing this intensive, you can become a nationally certified lecturer of a 1- or 2-day Divine Principle seminar, empowering your local community with the invaluable service of sharing True Parents’ core teachings with confidence. Top lecturers will also be considered as candidates for future lecture training internships at IPEC, where they will be able to practice lecturing under the guidance of Rev. Andrew Compton, our national director of education at IPEC.

The purpose of the intensive is to prepare participants to teach the Divine Principle with confidence after the seminar ends. In this spirit, we are also developing a 3-month follow-up program for those who choose to continue their training back home, including monthly check-ins, support for local lecture practice, and guidance on the application the Principle in daily life.

Our long-term goal is to create a track for would-be lecturers of True Parents’ teachings, raising up a new generation of teachers who can convey God and True Parents’ heart and hope wherever they go in life.

This intensive is the first step in that track. Apply for our first ever Lecture Training Intensive, scheduled to run from June 13-19, 2018 today, and take your first steps toward becoming a master of the Divine Principle.

Applications are due by May 20, 11:59:59 PST!

 

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