[To My Friends] SUN 7 OCT 2018–Let’s meet people and engage in conversation

Let’s meet people and engage
  in conversation.
That is what kosen-rufu is about.
Let’s reach out with an open
  heart and create bonds.
From that courageous first step,
  a new friendship is born.
Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.