GLOBAL TRIO. Shown at an Association for Light and Life conference in Boise, ID, are, from left, Barry Bartlett from Hamilton, NZ, Judy Langston from Tallahassee, FL, and Mark Austin from Dallas, TX. All are members of early Teaching Mission groups in those locations. The NZ lessons feature Machiventa Melchizedek and Abraham; Florida teachers include Will and Ambrose, and are included in the book, The Center Within, published by Origin Press. Mark’s Dallas group featured teachers Ordon and Anastacia.
COSTA RICA TM’ers. Susan and the late David Butterfield of Costa Rica have been active Teaching Mission participants for many years. Along with Oliver Duex in the Lake Arenal area, they have produced numerous transmissions online which promote inner spiritual values and Christ consciousness.
FATHER BOB SCHUER was a retired Catholic priest when he became involved in Urantia Book studies and the early Teaching Mission in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio. He was a stalwart supporter who gave a Urantia Book to the Pope and steadfastly supported the reality of celestial teacher contact.
DONNA D’INGILLO, transmitter, author and founder of the Institute for Christ Consciousness.
DUANE AND LUCILLE FAW were mainstays in the early Teaching Mission years and hosted a group which transmitted many lessons from Rayson. Duane was a retired Air Force general and the couple were instrumental in bringing together fellow transmitters and students across California.
AT NEW MEXICO RETREAT. Attendees pose in 2006 at the Canossian Spiritual Center near Albuquerque, NM.
THE HUNT FAMILY. Shown in the early days of the Teaching Mission is the Hunt Family in California. Bob is a professsor of mathematics, now at the University of Hawaii. His late wife, Bonnie, transmitted many lessons from Astara, a Bright and Morning Star, and other celestial teachers.
VERONICA, a celestial artisan and exemplary wordsmith, transmitted a large portfolio of lessons through Arlene Buckoveitz from Volcano, HI.
BAKERSFIELD Experiences in the Teaching Mission included the transmissions of Jack Baker, physically disabled but spirit connected. The group welcomed new teachers onto the planet and explored the concept of “reflectivity” in the transmitting process. At left is another transmitter, Al Wolf. At right, his wife Gerry Baker and Calvin McKee of the Salt Lake City TM group.
“GERDEAN” and Angus Bowen. Karen O’Dell was a multi-talented transmitter who authored books, produced paintings and actively participated in the Teaching Mission in Pennsylvania, Idaho, and New Mexico. She and Angus edited the L&L Online Express and The Portal, periodicals which explored the world of modern spirituality.
MARK and MARY Rogers have been active in transmitting groups for years while running a leatherwork business in Coeur d’ Allene, ID. Our library/ archive includes a huge number of lessons from these groups in Idaho and Spokane, WA, including Machiventa Melchizedek, Elyon and Christ Michael.
“REBECCA,” longtime transmitter from Salt Lake City and Nashville, at center, is joined by the late Bill Bryan and Eugenia Bryan, from Lawrence, KS. Rebecca’s lessons from Ham included announcements to Urantia Book international conferences via the new transmitting-receiving process, announcing the mission of spiritual redemption on our planet.
NEW ZEALAND BEGINNINGS. This is the first transmitting group of the mission, conversing with Machiventa Melchizedek and Abraham in the early 1990’s.
DANIEL RAPHAEL and wife Sherille at a conference in Boise, ID. He is a prolific transmitter, a holistic life coach, author and facilitator in building spirit-assisted new institutions with sustainable values.
JOHN AND JANE ROPER, both graduated to spirit, were active hosts and supporters of the Teaching Mission for years in California.
TM RETREAT in Taos, NM, was attended by this array of spiritual seekers in
RICK and KATHY GILES of the Coeur d’ Allene, ID, Teaching Mission group, where Rick transmitted their group teacher, Elyon, and a variety of celestial personalities.
Virginia Kelly of the Pocatello, ID, TM group. Rev. Bill Kelly, her late husband was a longtime transmitter of Daniel and other celestial teachers. Virginia's teacher is Klarisika
Daniel and Jill Megow, pastors of The Church Within and longtime Teaching Mission participants in Idaho.
Thea Hardy and Delores Dinsmore Pollard, members and transmitters in Corvallis, Oregon.
Deborah Goaldman, long time Teaching Mission member and transmitter in the Bakersfield, CA. She is co-chair of the Teaching Mission Network.
BILL KELLY, a retired minister and longtime transmitter of celestial teachers in Pocatello, ID.
NORMAN INGRAM, who seeded the Urantia Book in libraries across the world, and STELLA RELIGA, longtime transmitter in California and author of “The Last Revelation” which relates Urantia with the Book of Revelations.
LARRY and DONNA WHELAN, active Teaching Mission members in Temple City, CA.
Gerdean and Jim Cleveland, leaving for a road trip to Celestial Nights.