Start Smart


The Start Smart program is more than just marriage education. It's an interactive experience designed for engaged couples that are preparing to receive the Marriage Blessing and start married life. The content is developed by Unificationist counselors and marriage educators, John Williams and Debby Gullery.

  The program includes presentations, discussions, and exercises on:  

Love Languages | Vision for a Strong & Loving Marriage | Expectations Handling Differences | Communicating Safely | Genderalizations The Marriage Bed | Handling Different Faith Styles

Join a Workshop

Below are the workshops that will take place for couples preparing to attend the 2020 Cosmic Blessing. If you or your match are unable to attend any of these workshops, please contact your District Pastor or BFM representative as soon as possible to see if arrangements can be made for your couple.


Subregion 1

Jan. 10–12 Gloucester, MA Cathy Kace 

Subregion 2

Dec. 7–8 Washington, D.C. Judie Lejeune

 

Subregion 3

Nov. 30–Dec. 1 Chicago, IL Dawn Dillinger

Subregion 4

Jan. 18 Dallas, TX Charles Cherutich 

Subregion 5

Dec. 6–7 Los Angeles, CA Peter Chen 

More Info



Subregion 1

When: Jan. 10-12 Where: Morning Garden in Gloucester, MA Contact: Cathy Kace - ckace@unification.org 

To register, sign up here.

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Subregion 2

When: Dec. 7-8 Where: The Washington Times Contact: Judie Lejeune - parentsheart88@gmail.com To register, sign up here.  



Subregion 3

When: Nov. 30–Dec. 1 Where: Chicago Family Church Conact: Dawn Dillinger - dawn@kcfamilyfed.org

To register, sign up here.  

Subregion 4

When: Jan. 18 Where: Dallas Family Church Contact: Charles Cherutich - bizosafi@yahoo.com

To register, please contact Charles directly.  


Subregion 5

When: Dec. 6-7 Where: Los Angeles Family Church Contact: Peter Chen - peterandklara4@gmail.com To register, sign up here

2020 Cosmic Blessing


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