The International Book Fair in Bogotá, Colombia was held April 25 to May 8, 2017 with a booth hosted by Urantia Association of Bogotá and with financial support from Urantia Association International. More than 40 volunteers participated in the booth. Guest volunteers from some Latin American countries were invited to come and volunteer to learn … read more of Bogotá Book Fair.
Introduction We’ve done a lot of talking this weekend about the individual’s journey with faith and about developing the character traits required to stay on that pathway that leads us all the way to Paradise and beyond. I’d like to focus on what believers who’ve made the big decision to enter into the kingdom … read more of Follow the Yellow Brick Road.
The Bogotá International Book Fair (FILBO) brings together exhibitors from the book industry worldwide but primarily from Latin America. It is held annually at the Corferias-Centro de Convenciones in Bogotá, Colombia. Diversity characterized the 2016 fair, which took place from April 19 to May 2. More than 150,000 titles were available in twenty-three exhibition halls, … read more of The Bogotá International Book Fair.
In March of 2016, with the financial help of donors to Urantia Association International, and after some market research, the Urantia Association of Ukraine was able to begin the first Urantia Book advertising campaign in Ukraine. As a result we have placed books in the Bookstores Network named “BUKVA”. So far we have: Placed an … read more of Ukraine Advertising Campaign.
I’m sure we all recall our first experience with attempts to share the book with family and friends. If your experience was anything like mine, you might have been left with a feeling of profound disappointment and perhaps even surprise that not everyone was as enthusiastic about the book as you were. Why wouldn’t they … read more of Seeding The Urantia Book.
The Sixth Parliament of World Religions – Claiming the heart of our humanity …through loving kindness A few months ago, a seed was planted in my soul by a friend when he asked me if I was going to the Parliament of World Religions. “You couldn’t miss such an opportunity to have a foretaste of what … read more of The Eternal Quest.
In October, Urantia Association International joined with Urantia Foundation and The Urantia Book Fellowship in participating in the Parliament of the World’s Religion’s 2015 gathering in Salt Lake City. It was a great learning experience and benefit to many of our members while having dissemination value to a very large audience. As Urantia Association’s … read more of Parliament of World’s Religions Report.
This summer readers presented The Urantia Book at the following three events that were held in the Ukraine: The “Country of Dreams” Festival This festival was held in Kiev at the Country Museum “Pyrogovo” on 20 to 21 June. We presented the Russian and English versions of The Urantia Book at the literary festival site there. … read more of Three Summer Exhibitions in Ukraine.
On February 12th, 2015, I received 120 copies of The Urantia Book from the Urantia Foundation through Urantia Association International’s President Chris Wood. This was the largest shipment that I had received here in Malawi. I, and our Vice President Brian Mambo, distributed the books to a number of cities. We visited various places and … read more of Success Stories – Urantia Books Distribution in Malawi.
In April 2014 and 2015, the Bogotá Urantia Association had a booth at the International Book Fair of Bogotá. This annual event is for 15 days and typically has around 500,000 visitors. The Bogotá Association had the support of the Urantia Association International, which provided 167 Urantia Books in 2014 and 100 copies in 2015. … read more of International Book Fair in Bogotá, Colombia.
Note from the Editor: This is a letter sent to us from an individual who is incarcerated and received a Urantia Book as a result of the Prisoner Inquiry Response Team (PIRT) program. Thank You for Your Support John Zavala, Jr. Of all the prison ministries that I have had the privilege with which to participate, … read more of Feedback from a Urantia Book Recipient.
This is a recent picture taken at Misono restaurant in Jalandoni Jaro, near SM City Mall, Philippines, with Iloilo Urantia Book readers. Some were not able to attend due to some very important activities (graduations) but promised to attend the next time. We met that afternoon and – as with any first meeting – we … read more of Iloilo Urantia Book Readers in the Philippines.
I conducted a study on the possibility of spreading The Urantia Book through the book trading network in Ukraine. Based on my research, I can describe the following possible book distribution channels in Ukraine. Individual sales over the Internet We posted an announcement with a proposition to buy The Urantia Book at the … read more of Spreading The Urantia Book in Ukraine.
Inspirational Messages of Light is led by Dr James Perry and a small group of truth seekers who desire to share their spiritual experiences with others. Their mission is to elevate the consciousness of the love of the heavenly Father through his son, Jesus, in those who already know the Father and in those who lack … read more of Virtual Inspirational Messages.
Funds Needed to Ship Books to Malawi, Zambia, Ukraine and the Philippines Urantia Association’s Fund Raising Committee has launched a campaign to raise funds for the Association’s Global Seeding Program. All donations will be used to ship The Urantia Book where no commercial distribution agencies exist—in Malawi, Zambia, Ukraine, the Philippines, as well as … read more of Global Seeding.
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What does The Urantia Book instruct concerning the dissemination of its teachings? We may note that The Urantia Book does not come up with any explicit instructions concerning the dissemination of the Revelation. We can of course study the methods employed in the dissemination of the four earlier revelations and then endeavor to apply the same methods … read more of Concerning Dissemination.
William Sadler Jnr. was one of the 5 Contact Commissioners and Forum member—this is transcript of a tape recording of one of his many lectures to readers in the 1960’s) How does the modern sophisticated soul deal with truth, let alone revelations about truth? In the following article we try to frame the question, to … read more of Friendly Dissemination.
Use humor. When you stand on your dignity and lose your sense of humor you show lack of confidence in what you believe. The argumentative defense of any proposition is inversely proportional to the truth contained. Don’t become involved in argument. You may have facts but not truth as concerns the principles you are dealing with. Value … read more of Tips on Personal Evangelism.
…without telling them about the book How to Discuss Truth Without Imparting Fact A lecture given by William Sadler Jr. to the Seventy November 17, 1949 (This document taken from Marian Rowley’s notes) 1. Symbols A valuable device. Include figures of speech. Can present truth when it is inadvisable to reveal fact. Example: Great White Throne. Before … read more of How to Tell People About The Urantia Book.