Tag Archives: Korea

NCCK Statement on the January 6 North Korean Nuclear Test

I am sharing the statement that I helped the NCCK revise regarding the nuclear test North Korea just conducted to which the US responded by flying a B-52 bomber near the border, which could have been carrying a nuclear weapon. … Continue reading

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Reconciliation & Unification Committee Work and Kurt

The Presbyterian Ministry at the United Nations NY office recently requested that I provide them with a video description of my connection to the National Council of Churches in Korea and its Reconciliation and Unification Committee (RUC). The Presbyterian UN office … Continue reading

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YAVs 13-14 Retrospective

We put together a video with a lot of still pictures and a few moving pictures. It gives you a fair peak at the life of a YAV in Korea over the course of one year!

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NCCK Visit to Pyongyang and Joint Worship

(From an NCCK news article I helped to translate into English) The 8.15 Joint Prayer Worship for Peace and Reunification of the Korean Peninsula was held at the Bong Su Church in Pyongyang with The National Council of Churches in … Continue reading

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NCCK Joint Worship for Peaceful Reunification

(from an NCCK news article I helped to edit into English) On Sunday August 10th, the NCCK Committee for Reconciliation and Unification along with 600 people from 11 member churches and affiliated organizations held a joint Sunday prayer worship service, … Continue reading

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Joint Peace Prayer (text only)

Today is Liberation Day on the Korean Peninsula. May they be liberated from division and war. Let us pray the prayer composed together by Christians in the North and in the South:   God of Love! It has been 25 … Continue reading

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Joint Prayer for Peace and Reunification

In a few weeks the entire peninsula of Korea will honor the memory of Liberation Day from Japanese Colonialism on August 15th, 1945. This will be a celebration full of mixed feelings as this day also marks the moment when … Continue reading

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Petition for Peace of the Korean Peninsula

In connection to the prayer we recently posted, here is a link to a petition to send to the Obama Administration asking them to stop ignoring the war in Korea, take actual steps toward peace, and work successfully for a peace treaty. … Continue reading

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Prayer for Peace in the Korean Peninsula

The United States is currently involved in one of the longest wars of its history. This summer marks the 63rd anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War: June 25, 1950. Officially, the state of war never ended as the US … Continue reading

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About Daejeon city and Hannam University!

When we mentioned to people that we are going be site coordinators in South Korea a lot of people ask us, “Where in Korea are you going to be? Are you going to be in Seoul?” No, we are not … Continue reading

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