IC17 Conference Video Presentations

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.

Ecuador Conference 

Members of the “Edentia Garden” study group organized the Ecuador National Conference 5-6 August in the Chillos Valley, which is one of the two big valleys that surround Quito, the capital of Ecuador. There were several talks and a workshop and Saturday night was dedicated to socializing which provided many opportunities for people to interact … read more of Ecuador Conference .

European Blue Club Meeting

The annual meeting of the European Blue Club was held in Vienna from 20—21 May of this year. Around 12 people from different countries came together to talk about a very delicate and controversial topic. We discussed the different events that have been happening all over Europe. The topic was “Islam.”  At the beginning of … read more of European Blue Club Meeting.

French National Meeting

The annual gathering of the AFLLU (French-Speaking Urantia Association) for 2017 took place recently, which included a program with the theme, The Influence of the Spirit of Truth on Each One’s Spirituality.   Along with the program, a business meeting took place, addressing the situation of the association, our help for the African French speakers, and the … read more of French National Meeting.

Italian-French-Swiss Urantia Conference

6th October to 8th October, 2017 We invite you to our third yearly Italian-Swiss-French conference, taking place this year in the city of Rimini, in northern Italy. The theme for this conference is: “Doing the Will of the Father.” We will read and study the following Urantia Book selections: 108:2.10 / 11:5.4 / 141:2.2 / 153:3.2, … read more of Italian-French-Swiss Urantia Conference.

European Urantia Leadership Meeting

27th October to 29th October, 2017 To the ​RC ​members ​and ​other ​leaders ​of ​the ​European ​Urantia ​Community, We ​are ​happy ​to ​announce  ​that ​we ​are ​going ​to ​have ​our ​first ​European ​Urantia ​Leadership ​Meeting ​in ​Sitges-Barcelona ​from ​27th ​- ​29th ​October, ​2017 ​with ​the ​theme: “Serving the Revelation ​​in ​Europe ​in ​the ​21st ​Century.” The ​meeting ​starts ​on ​Friday ​the 27th ​at ​6 ​pm ​with ​welcoming ​and ​presentations ​of ​the ​National ​and ​Local ​Associations, ​and ​ends ​on ​Sunday the 29th ​with ​a ​lunch ​at ​2 ​pm. We ​encourage ​you ​to ​discuss ​these ​plans ​with ​the ​leaders ​of ​your ​Association ​as ​part ​of ​the ​preparation ​process ​for ​the ​meeting. Read More of European Urantia Leadership Meeting.

2018 Urantia International Conference

12-15 April 2018 Urantia Association of the Netherlands (UAISUN) invites you to attend the 10th International Conference of Urantia Association International in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Our conference theme is ‘Jesus as a Teacher’ and we are inviting students of The Urantia Book from all over the world. The subtitle is ‘Are You Ready to Live His Teachings … read more of 2018 Urantia International Conference.

Spanish Urantia Book Readers Meet

The 16th meeting for Spanish Urantia Book readers was held from April 28th to May 1st in the Hotel Tryp in Guadalajara (near the capital, Madrid.) In attendance were almost 50 people hailing from the north, east, and south of Spain. Antonio Schefer’s presence was appreciated as he again came The Netherlands to represent Urantia Association … read more of Spanish Urantia Book Readers Meet.

Our Trilogy Mission – London, Birmingham & Ghana

We were already excited about the prospect of working in partnership with Urantia Association International during our 2017 Urantia Conference in Accra Ghana, when Antonio Schefer alerted us to Antonio Roque’s desire for us to host a Study Group “meetup” in London in the UK during our visit to Birmingham (UK) en route to Africa. … read more of Our Trilogy Mission – London, Birmingham & Ghana.

Study Groups and Us—Survey Results

Two months ago a survey was sent to English, Spanish, Portuguese, and French readers on the email list of Urantia Association International. This survey was created with the goal to find better ways to serve the growing community of study groups, and with the objective to find the different characteristics inherent in the many kinds … read more of Study Groups and Us—Survey Results.

Youth & Study Groups

I worry that we are swimming upstream when we try to insert younger adults into study groups made up entirely of older people. Many times I have been one of the token young adults at Urantia events, and while I am glad that I attended them, being the odd man out always held an undertone … read more of Youth & Study Groups.

Young Readers & Study Groups

I read with great interest your article in the last Tidings and both responses from young readers that were printed with it. From what the young (and extremely erudite) Venezuelan reader had to say, it would appear that young readers might be more interested in group study if the group itself consisted of only young … read more of Young Readers & Study Groups.

Southeast Urantia Gathering, USA

On the weekend of May 5 a group of 20 Urantia Book readers from different states including Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, Florida and Georgia met at a beautiful nature center in Alabama for the whole weekend. Mark Kurtz, who was the main organizer for this event had created a program that covered interesting topics for all those present. … read more of Southeast Urantia Gathering, USA.

Dutch Speaking Urantia Conference—21st August

As in previous years Urantia Association of the Netherlands (UAISUN) is organizing this year’s 2017 annual Urantia Conference for Dutch speaking students of The Urantia Book on August 21st. We will also be celebrating the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, the incarnation of Michael of Nebadon. Last year we enjoyed an upward trend in the … read more of Dutch Speaking Urantia Conference—21st August.

Daughters of God Women’s Retreat

Dancing with God—Emerging in Sacredness September 21 to 24, 2017 Urantia Foundation, Chicago As our series of women’s retreats continues at Urantia Foundation, the “Daughters of God” facilitator team is inviting you to an intimate, experiential, and fun weekend. In their next retreat, “Dancing with God-Emerging in Sacredness,” four Daughters of God have designed a program … read more of Daughters of God Women’s Retreat.

Attendee Reports – Urantia Gatherings in UK

Following are reports from 2 attendees who attended the Urantia gatherings organized by Pato Banton and Antoinette Rootsdawtah and held in London and Birmingham. The first is by Alex H of Germany, and the second by Anna Zeven of the Netherlands.  Alexander H of Germany writes: I arrived in London by plane from Germany on Friday the 27th … read more of Attendee Reports – Urantia Gatherings in UK.

Upcoming Events

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.

Annual Conference for French Speaking Urantia Book Readers

Hosted by French Association of Readers of the Urantia Book 15-18 June 2017 Theme: ““The Influence of the Spirit of Truth and the Divine Minister Upon Our Spiritual Evolution” Location: Hostellerie Notre Dame Des Lumieres, France 2017 ANNUAL NATIONAL MEETING  The Association Francophone des Lecteurs du Livre d’Urantia (AFLLU ) invites you to the Annual Conference … read more of Annual Conference for French Speaking Urantia Book Readers.