Joe in South Lake Tahoe

While living in South Lake Tahoe in the 1970’s, I would regularly take hikes along the lake shore where I would often see the same homeless man who would always say, “Brother would you buy me a drink?” For the longest time I wouldn’t answer him and just kept walking. One especially cold and snowy … read more of Joe in South Lake Tahoe.

Challenges and Loving Service Ministry in Venezuela

It is forty years since Marcelino Ramirez opened his mind and spirit to God in the aftermath of a personal crisis that lasted more than 15 years. After a prolonged period of self-edification, he discovered The Urantia Book in 1991. By 1996, he found that the teachings of the book were such an extraordinary inspiration he decided … read more of Challenges and Loving Service Ministry in Venezuela.

We Have Modernized Urantia Association International

As the Chief Financial Officer of Urantia Association International and Chair of the Association’s Finance Committee, it has been my privilege to witness the growth and transformation of the International Association. This modernization has been due to the quality leadership and exemplary service of many talented volunteers, committing their professional skill, personal idealism, and loving … read more of We Have Modernized Urantia Association International.

Inspiration & Healing From The Urantia Book

Recently I went online to purchase some sports items for my son-in-law Tim’s birthday. A few years ago I set up an Amazon-Smile account. Every time I need to shop for birthdays, holidays or any special event for my family, I can do something that has been very difficult financially for me to do in … read more of Inspiration & Healing From The Urantia Book.

International Goals for 2021

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.

Follow the Yellow Brick Road

Presented at the Australian and New Zealand Urantia Association (ANZURA) Conference, Sydney, October 2015 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 … read more of Follow the Yellow Brick Road.

Michael: An Example of Love, Truth and a Way of Life

Everyone in this conference knows who Michael is as well as the example and legacy of the life that he led. The theme of this Conference is “Under the Light of Love” and it is precisely Michael of Nebadon—self-bestowed on this planet as Jesus of Nazareth—who is known as “the light of the world.” We can … read more of Michael: An Example of Love, Truth and a Way of Life.

Leadership and the Sanctity of Service

God has brought you here this week for a reason. It’s important for you to be here because what we are doing is important—I believe that this revelation is the single most important project on this planet today. While we do care that our brothers and sisters have enough to eat, good medical care, and … read more of Leadership and the Sanctity of Service.

Service, the expression of love

The search for God, and service in the spiritual brotherhood of man are concepts which go together. In fact, service results from the relationship of God and His children. The love received from our celestial father sooner or later leads us into service towards our brothers and sisters. This aspect of the fifth revelation is … read more of Service, the expression of love.

Our Call – A New Revelation of Jesus and His Kingdom

The Urantia Book declares that, “living faith is God-knowing and man-serving.” … living religious faith is more than the association of noble beliefs; it is more than an exalted system of philosophy; it is a living experience concerned with spiritual meanings, divine ideals, and supreme values; it is God-knowing and man-serving. [Paper 101:8, page 1114:6] … read more of Our Call – A New Revelation of Jesus and His Kingdom.