The following is an account of the Transition to Unity meeting held in October last year by a joint committee of representatives of Urantia Association International and the Urantia Book Fellowship. Included is an initial report written by one of the participants, followed by the proposal both parties agreed upon and presented to their prospective … read more of Transition to Unity.
The Pay-it Forward Conference Model Last summer, Lone Star Urantia Association was tasked with hosting the first united conference between Urantia Association of the United States and The Urantia Book Fellowship. This was a challenge of unknown proportions simply because we had never attempted it before! But they were ready and produced a wonderful event … read more of President’s Message – March 2017.
The Representative Council of the Association held elections in January of this year to vote for 7 positions on the International Service Board (ISB). Here are the results of the election: President: Chris Wood (re-elected) Chief Financial Officer: Bradly Tharp (re-elected) Membership Chair: Luis Garcia- Bory (replaced Anton Miroshnichenko) Conference Chair: Antonio Schefer (re-elected) Education Chair: … read more of International Service Board Elections.
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.
Urantia Book Readers’ Pilgrimage to the Holy Land of Jesus April 20 to May 5, 2017 The United Urantia Family is delighted to invite you to join us for our 2017 Easter Spirit Renewal Retreat Pilgrimage in Israel! Jerusalem, the City of David, the Old City Tunnels, Bethesda, Bethlehem, Mount of Olives, the Israel Museum, Mount … read more of Holy Land Pilgrimage.
Ministering The Gospel March 10 – 12, 2017 Heartland Retreat Center 16965 NW 45 Highway Kansas City, MO We are a community of believers who feel compelled to research the gospel of Jesus. We have been given a rare gift, a privilege beyond measure, and a remarkable responsibility. The gospel of Jesus. We believe this … read more of Kansas City Conference.
Greetings fellow Journal readers, This issue of the Journal is only the second one for 2016. Beginning in 2017 we will be doing only two issues per year with perhaps an additional “Special Edition Issue” like this one with Urantia Association Conference presentations from around the globe. In this issue our presenters will be coming to you … read more of Journal Editorial November 2016.
The Winter Conference of the Finnish Urantia Association 28-29 January 2017 Theme: “The essential nature of the cosmic reality“. Location: Kumpeli Spa, Heinola, Finland 2017 Winter Conference The winter conference of the Finnish Association is held the last weekend of January 2017. The venue is located in a small town two and a half hours’ drive … read more of 2017 Finnish Winter Conference.
Minister Pato Banton & The Urantia Association International join forces with The Urantia Book Readership in Accra Ghana for a beautiful international Spiritual Gathering, Visionary Conference and Fraternal Fellowship with live musical performances, refreshments and dinner for everyone in attendance. This event is organized together with The Urantia Book Readership in Accra-Ghana and is open for … read more of Urantia Ghana 2017.
As I write this, I am traveling to Frankfurt, Germany to celebrate Urantia DACH joining our International Association. This German-speaking group has been meeting for years and has been highly active in organizing events throughout Germany and its leaders have also been working with all of Urantia Europe with the Blue Club. There are at … read more of President’s Message – November 2016.
I would like to tell you about the Urantia Book Internet School (UBIS). This adventure of our age is staffed by a team of volunteers; women and men who are devoted to building something substantial and enduring that will assist readers of The Urantia Book. This undertaking began in late 1998 in order to respond … read more of The Urantia Book Internet School.
Imagine a beautifully built, professionally and spiritually managed and deeply inspiring Pilgrim Center right where the Master lived and taught. Imagine a Hotel and Conference Center that welcomes the one million pilgrims that flock to the Sea of Galilee every year to walk “in the footsteps of the Master”; a Center that spreads the Fifth … read more of The Urantia Pilgrim Center – at the Sea of Galilee.
29th September to 2nd October, 2017 Continental House Hepburn Springs Victoria Australia A venue has already been secured for ANZURA’s 2017 conference so mark your calendars!! The Melbourne study group will be hosting the conference so stay tuned for more details on the theme and program. We can give you a sneak preview of the … read more of ANZURA Conference Victoria 2017.
The plenary presentations held at the European Conference in Budapest, Hungary in 2016 were video recorded and are available for viewing on Urantia Association’s YouTube channel. These recordings are of a high quality and very easy to watch; it’s just like being in the audience so if you were unable to attend the conference, we recommend you … read more of Video Presentations – Budapest Conference 2016.
The plenary presentations held at the International Conference held in Quebec in 2015 were video recorded and are available for viewing on Urantia Association’s YouTube channel. These recordings are of a high quality and very easy to watch; it’s just like being in the audience so if you were unable to attend the conference, we recommend … read more of Video Presentations – Quebec Conference 2015.
The plenary presentations held at the 2016 joint conference of Urantia Association of the United States and Urantia Book Fellowship in San Antonio, Texas were video recorded and are now available for viewing on Urantia Association’s YouTube channel. These recordings are of a high quality and very easy to watch; it’s just like being in the … read more of Video Presentations – San Antonio Conference 2016.
Cathy Jones graduated from this world on September 17, 2016 at the age of 91. Cathy was loved and respected by many students of The Urantia Book all over the world. She played a prominent role in helping to build Urantia Association International and worked tirelessly for the revelation. She served as the Association’s first … read more of Farewell to Cathy Jones.
I have been thinking lately about the Nodites and the Amadonites. The Nodites descended from the rebellious group of Dalamatians, while the Amadonites descended from the loyal Dalamatians. Cousins really. But animosities between the two groups were passed from generation to generation long after the original split. We are told, There existed a traditional enmity … read more of President’s Message – September 2016.
In early October, representatives of Urantia Book Fellowship and Urantia Association International will meet to discuss ways our two organizations can better work together to serve the Urantia Community, including exploring the feasibility of uniting our two organizations. This group looks to continue the goodwill that has been building within local Societies and Associations, as … read more of Call for Unity.
Urantia Association’s Information brochure has been revised and can be found on the website under About Us/Governance & Policies, or you may follow this link to go directly to the downloadable PDF: http://urantia-association.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/AssocBroch_en.pdf. This is a 3-panel, foldable, one page brochure that gives a brief overview of Urantia Association International. It is designed for students of … read more of Information Brochure.