Unlocking the Power of Action, #34
Compiled by Research Department of the Universal House of Justice.
He urges your Assembly, as it embarks upon its great work, to refrain from introducing rules and regulations which serve no useful purpose at this time when the communities are small and undeveloped, and will only stifle the spirit of the friends and confuse them. Like a wise and loving parent the Assembly should conduct the affairs of the Bahá'ís, constantly and patiently, encouraging them and instilling enthusiasm for the work to be done. 1957-07-29 to a National Spiritual Assembly re refrain from introducing rules