[Seoul News] Family, Acquaintances, Local Residents invited to get to know Shincheonji Church of Jesus
"Family, Acquaintances, Local Residents invited to get to know Shincheonji Church of Jesus,, No Exaggerations, Just as it is"
Shincheonji church of Jesus held an end of year open house event with the title 'THANKS TO YOU: Happy Companionship' that invited the families and acquaintances of its believers.
Shincheonji church of Jesus has been connecting with local residents through various events, not only open house events but also local events,bible seminars, promotion days, etc. A member of Shincheonji Church of Jesus stated, "This year, we decided to focus on promotion to inform the public of the true reality of the church" and explained, "This year we expanded upon the policy that every church hold such an event twice a year to resolve all the misunderstandings about us".
The purpose of the open house event was to introduce the church and the religious life of the church by inviting families, acquaintances and local residents; on the other hand, local events invite the members of regional organizations and administrative agencies to discuss the development of the local community. Bible seminars are lectures that teach major topics of the Bible for everyone who is curious about the word of Shincheonji Church of Jesus, and the number of participants have been recently increasing. Promotion Day is an event in which every member of the church joins in to promote Shincheonji Church of Jesus to the public.
The church said that the open house event that was held at the end of last year was a time of finishing up the year together with the families of the believers and local residents and expressing gratitude. It helped local residents to judge the church objectively by totally opening up Shincheonji Church of Jesus to the public. It was also a very meaningful time in that the families of the believers who did not have a religion gathered at the church, where mutual understanding and encouragement took place.
A family member who participated in an open house event in Seoul last month stated that "After visiting, I come to understand my wife better. I felt that trust and respect must be the foundation of our family though we have different religions,“ and added, "I feel good that I have been able to spend a hearty time with my family at the end of the year"
The correspondent from Shincheonji Church of Jesus stated, "We have prepared this end-of-year event for a delightful finish to the year and to deliver gratitude to precious people such as family, local neighbors, etc., regardless of religion. Anyone who wants to know more about Shincheonji Church of Jesus can participate in our diverse roster of events being held across the country. We will make every effort to be a church that serves family and neighbors more and carries out true love."
** The article is published at the Seoul News - https://goo.gl/2EcYCU