* Mrs. Young-Ja Nam, Shepherdess Coordinator for NSD, Pastor Dong Woon Im, Ministerial Secretary for the Korean Union, and Sharon Cress from Shepherdess International traveled to a Shepherdess Retreat in each conference in the union. Pastor Im organized the meetings and Mrs. Nam and Mrs. Cress presented the seminars. Hundreds of pastors' wives were blessed by the tremendous programming, fellowship, discussion and good food. Highlights of these memorable meetings:
Mrs. Young-Ja Nam also reports that Shepherdesses from the West Central Korean Conference love music and have organized the Eunbitsori Flute Band. They were started in September 1997 and have done concerts; played at hospitals, prisons, and the World Cup Stadium, and performed charitable concerts for the handicapped and in sanitariums. Kim So Young is the conductor and Kim HeeSook is the vice conductor.
* The West Central Korean Conference Shepherdess Choir was organized in 2001 and has done many concerts, church dedication services, and performances for patients in Adventist hospitals.
(Editor's Note: See PDF for pictures)