In January representatives of Urantia Association International and Urantia Foundation met to update each other on our current projects, discuss issues of mutual interest and to plan for the future. Many issues were discussed but two themes stand out as highlights. First is the need for succession of leadership within both organizations. A successful community … read more of President’s Message – March 2018.
The Association’s Education Committee organized a live Webinar titled “Lifting Together: The Future of Urantia Association” presented by President, Chris Wood. This presentation was developed to share with the growing Global Urantia Community the goals, plans and vision for the Urantia Association International for the next three years and beyond. The Webinar was held on … read more of Lifting Together: The Future of Urantia Association.
The website for Urantia Association International at https://urantia-association.org has a new feature allowing for multiple “subsites.” A subsite is a website that is joined to a main website, but has the appearance of a stand-alone website with its own unique domain name. In January we were pleased to announce to the Representative Council (RC), consisting … read more of Subsites for Regional Urantia Associations.
The next Continental Conference for Latin America will be held in Guarulhos, São Paulo, Brazil. With the theme of Living the Teachings, this event will bring together students of The Urantia Book from all Latin American countries. We also invite readers from all over the world to join us in this unique opportunity to share three days of exploring together the … read more of Continental Conference in Brazil.
Jean Royer, one of the Association’s most long-standing and dedicated French translation volunteers graduated from Urantia on the 5th of February, 2018 at the age of 78 years. He passed away in the evening in the hospital of Avignon (South of France.) Jean had been exposed to the teachings of The Urantia Book (Le Livre … read more of Jean Royer Graduation.
Check out Urantia Association International’s Events Calendar at http://urantia-association.org/events-list. Upcoming events can be viewed in a List or Calendar view. Urantia Book reader events provide opportunities for students to gain a deeper understanding of the ideas and concepts presented in The Urantia Book and help to facilitate a personal commitment to the ideals of spiritual living. We hope … read more of Upcoming Events.
Dear Friends, We would like to give you an update on the latest developments of the 2018 Urantia Association International Conference in The Netherlands, April 12-15, 2018. So far 165 Urantia Book readers from 20 different countries have registered. As you might know we organize our international conferences every three years; they provide an excellent … read more of Update 2018 Urantia Association International Conference.
Dear UB Friends, Great news about the 2018 Urantia Association International Conference: there will be a post-conference organized by Urantia Young Adults International members and friends, for those who prefer to stay longer in the Netherlands! There are only a few months left before the event starts and preparations are progressing rapidly. Everyone is working … read more of 2018 UYAI Post-Conference.
When we are tempted to magnify our self-importance, if we stop to contemplate the infinity of the greatness and grandeur of our Makers, our own self-glorification becomes sublimely ridiculous, even verging on the humorous. One of the functions of humor is to help all of us take ourselves less seriously. Humor is the divine antidote for exaltation … read more of President’s Message – December 2017.
Urantia Association International is a bottom-up organization. The Local and National Associations do the work which shapes the future of the Urantia community and the integration of the Urantia teachings into the cultures of the world. The role of the International Association is to help coordinate individuals and local groups to achieve global goals. With … read more of International Goals for 2021.
Urantia Association’s International Conference in The Netherlands 12—15 April 2018 Jesus as a Teacher: Are You Ready to Live His Teachings in the 21st Century? How did Jesus develop as a true teacher? What methods did he apply, both then and now? And what are the most important lessons he wanted to teach us so that … read more of International Conference 2018 Update.
Urantia Association’s Financial Aid Committee recently met with the organizers of next year’s 2018 International Conference (The Netherlands 12 to 15 April.) Among other things, the important subject of financial aid to students requiring sponsorship was discussed. Following is some information on sponsorships. European Sponsorships: The committee has decided to give priority to European Urantia Book … read more of Financial Aid – 2018 International Conference.
8th to 10th December 2017 The first National Conference for the Urantia Association of Peru will be held in the town of Pachacamac which is in beautiful countryside region of Lima just 30 minutes away from the city. The Urantia Association of Peru has recently been incorporated and its Governing Board members are working very hard to … read more of First National Meeting – Urantia Association of Peru.
20th to 22nd April 2017 Minister Pato Banton is joining forces with The Urantia Book Readership in Accra, Ghana and across Africa for a beautiful international spiritual gathering—a visionary conference with fraternal fellowship with live musical performances, refreshments and dinner for everyone in attendance. This event will be sponsored by Urantia Association International. If you would like … read more of African Urantia Conference – Ghana.
Our Membership Committee at Urantia Association International gladly invites you to participate in our “Global Member Survey” which will be launched during the first quarter of 2018. Following is a sample of the questions that will be part of the survey, which will be tailored country by country to better respond to your specific needs: Read More of Global Member Survey 2018.
Greetings fellow readers. This year brings changes to our Journal format, which is now an online publication and will be produced twice a year, with an occasional Special Issue containing articles and presentations from the many outstanding conferences around the world. This issue focuses on time and space, distance and destiny. Our first “out of … read more of Journal Editorial November 2017.
December 8th – 10th, 2017 Dear Friends and Readers of The Urantia Book, It is with great pleasure that we announce first National Conference of the Urantia Association of Peru. It will be held in Pachacamac, a countryside region of Lima, 30 minutes away from the city. The Urantia Association of Peru has recently been incorporated and … read more of First National Meeting Urantia Association of Peru.
April 20th – 22nd, 2018 Minister Pato Banton is joining forces with The Urantia Book Readership in Accra, Ghana and across Africa for a beautiful international spiritual gathering—a visionary conference of fraternal fellowship with live musical performances, refreshments and dinner for everyone in attendance. This event will be sponsored by Urantia Association International and is … read more of African Urantia Conference – Ghana.
The presentations and other activities held at the Urantia Book Fellowship’s recent conference in Denver, Colorado (IC17) were video recorded and are now available for viewing at https://vimeo.com/album/4706177 These recordings are of a professional standard and are very easy to watch; it’s just like being in the audience so if you were unable to attend … read more of IC17 Conference Video Presentations.
There has never been a busier, more productive time to be in service to the Urantia Revelation! The Urantia Book tells us that: Service—more service, increased service, difficult service, adventurous service, and at last divine and perfect service—is the goal of time and the destination of space. [Paper 28:6.17, page 316.4] That’s all fine … read more of President’s Message – September 2017.