Our Initiatives

The Family Peace Association provides a platform for our members to develop and share resources that support families as they cultivate strong, healthy families and thriving communities. 

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Leadership Task Force

A one-year leadership training program designed for college-age youth focused on cultivating character and leadership to lead in their family, community, nation and world. 

Family Peace Academy

Parents explore topics like “Creating Healthy Parent-Child Connections,” “Peaceful Families and a Peaceful World,” “Marriage and Relationships,” in study groups and workshops . 

Core Values in the Home

A joint effort of parents and volunteers that is developing resources and support for parents as they embark to raise their children from childhood to adulthood in core values and spiritual principles.

Outdoor Adventure Education

Programs offer youth, individuals and families experiential learning opportunities in God’s pristine Creation. 

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Family Tree: Understanding My Context
Family Tree: Understanding My Context

    "A person is always situated in a context, relating to what is above and below, right and left, and front and back. This context determines his or her position. Your life will turn out better or worse depending on whether you properly create...

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Slow and Steady
Slow and Steady

In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins not through strength but perseverance.” Jackson Brown Jr. American author My niece was always naturally athletic. In kindergarten, she was always the fastest in her class and when she got to...

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The Hard Thing About Easy Things
The Hard Thing About Easy Things

In a time of “life hacks” and all the alluring conveniences we see cropping up in every corner of our lives, it becomes ever more important to step back and reflect on what we’re doing and why. To put it simply, we want to ask ourselves, in reaching for convenience,...

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Lessons from the Mountaintop
Lessons from the Mountaintop

Photo by Takae Goto Family Peace Association youth leadership programs usually include a segment held in the great outdoors, an adventure hike or the like. This year was no exception and the hikers were given a chance to climb out to what was ominously dubbed “Blood...

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Seeking Out the Divine
Seeking Out the Divine

Religious and spiritual leaders must lead this peace process. Instead of advocating their own narrow doctrinal perspective, they must help all people of faith to recognize the shared values and principles that come from our common heritage in one God.  —Dr. Hyun Jin...

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Storytelling Brings the Family Together
Storytelling Brings the Family Together

Parents and elders have been storytellers since the dawn of humankind, passing on wisdom, knowledge, caution, or simply entertainment. And what is amazing is that we cannot grow out of being the listener. There is always something we can learn from in the words and...

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