The Words of the Williams Family
Here are 3 e mails sent from DC headquarters to DC area members. Hope this is helpful.
Dear Families and Brothers and Sisters,
Our dear brother, Rev. Bruce G. Williams transitioned to spirit world shortly after 2:00 a.m. this morning, Thursday, November 4th, 2010. His wife Rhonda and his 4 children; Hyangman (Joy), Seungman (Victor), Wonman (Joseph) and Jinman (Michael) were by his side when he passed on.
Rev. Williams has been a wonderful servant to our Washington Church since Dr. Pak assigned him here in 1977. He had so many fond memories of those days and working with ministers and teaching DP around the area.
Your help is needed to continue the traditional prayer vigil until the Seung Hwa Ceremony. The vigil began last night and is covered until 4:00 p.m. today.
The following slots are available: Today 4 -- 5 pm.; 6 -- 7 pm.; 7 -- 8 pm;
Tomorrow 11/5/10, midnight through 11:00 am; 1:00 -- 8:00 pm; 9:00....
Please call Barbara Marks to participate in the vigil.
Further information about; gathering together for prayer, and the Seunghwa ceremony will be announced as it is organized.
On behalf of the Williams family, we extend sincere thanks to you for all support. Let's keep this wonderful family in our prayers at this time of need.
Rev. and Mrs. Francis
Unification Church Mid Atlantic Area
Rhonda would like to invite everyone to 3 evenings of prayers and sharing for Bruce.
Thus 11/4, Friday 11/5 and Sat 11/6
Venue: The Haratian's Home
12124 Waples Mill Road
Oakton, Va 22124
Time: From 10:00 Pm to Midnight
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
Here is an update of the services and prayer and testimony vigils for our dear brother, Rev. Bruce G. Williams over the next days until his Seunghwa Ceremony.
In order to best fit the schedules of their children and many friends, Bruce's Seunghwa Ceremony is Scheduled for 10 AM Saturday, Nov. 13th at the Unification Church of Washington, DC our National Cathedral.
I conferred with Dr. Yang and Bruce will be recognized, on a national level, as National Messiah to the Republic of Georgia, which he dearly loved.
Your help is needed to continue the traditional 24 hr prayer vigil until the Seunghwa Ceremony. Please contact Barbara Marks to participate in the vigil from your home or other location.
Prayer and Testimony Meetings for Bruce Williams: Did you know our extraordinary brother, Bruce Williams? Or, would just like to share in the celebration of his life. Join with Rhonda, to share stories of his life and noble character, and to pray for his transition. Bring photos if you have them, and a snack to share.
Friday. 11/5 and Sat 11/6
Venue: The Haratian's Home 12124
Waples Mill Road Oakton, Va 22124
Time: From 10:00 PM to Midnight
In Washington, DC
Sunday 11/7, Monday 11/8, and Tuesday
Venue: The Unification Church of Washington, DC.
National Cathedral 1610 Columbia Rd NW.
Time: From 8 to 10 PM Nightly
Wednesday 11/10, and Thursday,
Venue: the home of Bob and Angelika Selle
6719 Willow Creek Road, Bowie
Time: 7:30-10 pm.
Friday's Schedule will be announced.
Let's lift up Uncle Bruce, as I heard him being called lately, as he makes his ascension ahead of us.
God Bless You,
Rev. Francis, our Local Pastors and BFD Care Ministry Leaders Team