To My Friends

Strong, resolute prayers will rouse
the protective forces of the
universe to action without fail!
Aim to be the most wonderful and
outstanding self that you can be
and continue to advance unremittingly,
no matter what the obstacle!

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To My Friends

I express my deepest respect
to our “uncrowned friends”–
the organizational newspaper deliverers–
who dash forth into the bitter cold of morning.
Please exercise common sense and make
safety a number one priority.
Your sacred undertaking to
deliver words of courage and hope
will assure that your lives shine
radiantly with fortune and benefit!

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To My Friends

Leaders, more than anyone,
should thoroughly pray for the
safety of our fellow members.
Let’s create an iron-clad solidarity
with the firm resolve to keep all
devilish functions (obstacles) at bay!

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To My Friends

WORDS OF THE WEEK–
This will be the first discussion
meeting of the Year of Developing Youth!
Let’s all encourage the youth with
the heart of youth, and engage in
youthful and vibrant dialogue!
The Daishonin reminds us:
“The voice carries out
the work of the Buddha.”(*)

(*)”Nam-myoho-renge-kyo” chapter, THE RECORD OF THE ORALLY TRANSMITTED TEACHINGS, p. 4

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To My Friends

The one-to-one connections between
people become the foundation
for safeguarding our neighborhoods
and communities.
Let’s cherish our daily greetings
and create a “safety network”
through heart-to-heart exchanges.

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