Resources for Renaissance Modules and Other Trainings

The Glossary for Renaissance Modules (Word) explains various acronyms and organizations within Unitarian Universalism.

Note: All Renaissance Module Evaluation forms are accessible online.

Read more about online Renaissance modules.

Renaissance Modules

Administration as Leadership



Adult Faith Development and Programming

This module has been updated for the online environment and is currently being piloted. Those materials are not yet posted here.

Curriculum Planning

Ministry with Youth

This module is currently being revised. Contact the Renaissance Office ( if you have questions.

The past reader has been Sustainable Youth Ministry, 1st Edition (IVP Books, 2008) by Mark DeVries.

Multicultural Religious Education

Philosophy of Religious Education

Teacher Development

Unitarian Universalist History

Note: Unitarian Universalist History is offered as an online module only.

Unitarian Universalist Identity

Unitarian Universalist Theology

Note: Unitarian Universalist Theology is offered as an online module only.


Other Trainings

Family Ministry

Sample slide from the optional "break slides" for Ren Mods

Renaissance Module leaders!

Download the optional "break time" slides (PPT) to incorporate into your module.

Worship That Works Theory and Practice for Unitarian Universalists

By Wayne B Arnason, Kathleen Rolenz, Nancy McDonald Ladd

From Skinner House Books

The second edition of this classic UU text includes revisions and new chapters on multicultural worship, multigenerational worship, and new models of services for contemporary practices.

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Essex Conversations Visions for Lifespan Religious Education

By Essex Conversations Coordinating Committee

From Skinner House Books

Also available as an eBook.

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A People So Bold Theology and Ministry for Unitarian Universalists

By John Gibb Millspaugh

From Skinner House Books

More than 20 inspiring essays explore the vision, language and practice of Unitarian Universalism today.

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