Search Our Site

Page Navigation

Section Banner

Companion Resources for Skinner House Books

If you’d like to request specific resources related to Skinner House titles, tell us about existing resources, or just give us feedback, please email editorialdirector @ Or create your own resource and submit it for posting.

In alphabetical order by book title

The Arc of the Universe is Long
Unitarian Universalists, Anti-Racism and the Journey from Calgary
Leslie Takahashi Morris, James (Chip) Roush, and Leon Spencer

Black Pioneers in a White Denomination
Mark D. Morrison-Reed

  • A preface (PDF) by former Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) President William F. Schultz

Call to Selma: Eighteen Days of Witness
Richard D. Leonard

The Cambridge Platform
Contemporary Reader's Edition
Peter Hughes, Editor

  • See video at right

Chaos, Wonder and the Spiritual Adventure of Parenting
Sarah Conover and Tracy Springberry, Editor

Coming Out in Faith
LGBTQ Voices in Unitarian Universalism
Susan Gore and Keith Kron, Editors

  • A video made by the UUA Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries for the "It Gets Better" series.
  • "Introduction to Gender and Sexual Orientation," a  video and discussion guide from the UUA Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministries

Darkening The Doorways:
Black Trailblazers and Missed Opportunities in Unitarian Universalism
Mark D. Morrison-Reed, Editor

Earth Bound
Daily Meditations for All Seasons
Brian Nelson

Uncovering Classism in Unitarian Universalist History

Mark Harris

Poems about Race, Ethnicity and Identity
Jane Rzepka

  • See video at right

From Zip Lines to Hosaphones
Dispatches From the Search For Truth and Meaning
Jane Rzepka

The Gift of Faith, 2nd Edition
Tending the Spiritual Lives of Children
Jeanne Harrison Nieuwejaar

The Growing Church
Keys to Congregational Vitality
Thom Belote, Editor

Heart to Heart
Fourteen Gatherings for Reflection and Sharing
Christine Robinson and Alicia Hawkins

The Incredible Story of Ephraim Nute
Scandal, Bloodshed and Unitarianism on the American Frontier
Bobbie Groth

  • An article by Bobbie Groth on why Nute's story has gone missing from UUA Histories.

In Between
Memoirs of an Integration Baby
Mark Morrison-Reed

In Praise of Animals
A Treasury of Poems, Quotations and Readings

Edward Searl

The Story of a Prophet and Reformer

Sarah Conover

Prairie Soul
Finding Grace in the Earth Beneath My Feet
Jeffrey A. Lockwood

The Prophetic Imperative: Second Edition
Richard S. Gilbert

The Selma Awakening 
How the Civil Rights Movement Tested and Changed Unitarian Universalism
Mark D. Morrison-Reed

Serving with Grace
Lay Leadership as a Spiritual Practice
Erik Walker Wikstrom

  • Workshop (PDF, 9 pages)
  • Video Webinar (recommended for committees, groups and boards)
  • Series of short videos offering concrete practices for transforming lay leadership into a spiritual practice.

The Spirit Leads
Margaret Fuller in her Own Words
Barry M. Andrews

Story, Song and Spirit
Fun and Creative Worship Services for All Ages
Erika Hewitt

Soul Work
Anti-Racist Theologies in Dialogue
Marjorie Bowens-Wheatley and Nancy Palmer Jones

Teacher, Guide, Companion
Rediscovering Jesus in a Secular World
Erik Walker Wikstrom

Tending the Flame
The Art of Unitarian Universalist Parenting
Michelle Richards

The Whole World Kin
Darwin and the Spirit of Liberal Religion
Frederic Muir

Worship That Works
Theory and Practice for Unitarian Universalists
Wayne Arnason and Kathleen Rolenz

For more information contact skinnerhouse @

This work is made possible by the generosity of individual donors and congregations. Please consider making a donation today.

Last updated on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.

Sidebar Content, Page Navigation



Alexis Pauline Gumbs reads "Mixed Use," her contribution to Encounters: Poems about Race, Ethnicity and Identity.

Xtranormal video inspired by Rev. Thom Belote's essay "Mission" from The Growing Church.

Xtranormal video inspired by "Time Machine 1648" from The Cambridge Platform.

More Multimedia


Magnify Image
Skinner House Sound Bites presents interviews, excerpts and music from our authors and friends.

Magnify Image
Michelle Richards, author of Tending the Flame

Magnify Image
Erika Hewitt, author of Story, Song and Spirit

Updated and Popular

Recently Updated

For Newcomers

Learn more about the Beliefs & Principles of Unitarian Universalism, or read our online magazine, UU World, for features on today's Unitarian Universalists. Visit an online UU church, or find a congregation near you.

Page Navigation