Teuvo Orjala

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Visioning the future

Last month I spent the weekend outside of Portland, Oregon with young leaders in our Urantia movement. Events like this one, sponsored by the Urantia Book Fellowship have been a central focus of the Youth and Young Adult committee from about day one. We’ve always felt...

Inland Northwest Urantia Society

My name is Teuvo Orjala and I grew up in the Inland Northwest. A beautiful little city called Coeur d’Alene is where I call home. My father was on his way to Canada in his hippie days, stopped here, and never left. Years later my mother came over for a “love...

Where Are The Youth?

This last weekend I attended the Gathering at the Hood. A regional conference put on by the newly formed Urantia Communities of the Northwest. It was truly an amazing event, to say the least, but it was missing youth participation. So where are the young people? They...

Will The Fellowship Survive?

There is a very real and important question being asked more often these days: Will The Urantia Book Fellowship stay alive? And more importantly, will it transform into a dynamic force for the dissemination of the Revelation and the fostering of the spiritual and...

Croatia

Going to Croatia to evangelize was truly the highlight of my many years of Urantia Book outreach. When I first heard about the 2×2 Project I almost didn’t believe it. Really?! There is an opportunity to send younger Urantians overseas to share the UB? Wow. The...

Readers or Ministers?

This last weekend a group of us came together for an exploration into what it is to be a minister. Through workshops, group processes, personal sharing, and reflection we each took a deeper look into what it means to serve the master, the world, and each other. I...

The Spirit of Stewardship

“There is a great difference between wealth which leads to covetousness and selfishness and that which is held and dispensed in the spirit of stewardship by those who have an abundance of this world’s goods, and who so bountifully contribute to the support of...

Spiritual Unity

The Revelation tells us that every true relationship is an end in itself (112:2.8). This means the bonds we create on Urantia are eternal in nature. Since I became a member of the YaYA Committee of the Urantia Book Fellowship, I have been actively working to help...