Good stories are central to good worship. As a Time for All Ages, as part of a sermon, or as part of a multigenerational service, stories engage our hearts and minds and help us grow.
Stories from Other Unitarian Universalist (UU) Sources
- Tapestry of Faith stories: browse the alphabetical list (over 450 stories for children, youth, and adults), or search
- Story anthologies for children from the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) Bookstore.
Storytelling in Worship
✳ Pssst! Have you visited our Storytelling page? It's filled with tips, how-to's, and lots of resources!
- Doorways to the Soul: 52 Wisdom Tales from Around the World
- Kindness: A Treasury of Buddhist Wisdom for Children and Parents
- A Lamp in Every Corner: A UU Storybook
- Mira and the Big Story
Search Words for Worship Services
Jericho (WorshipWeb)by Christopher BuiceTagged as: Commitment, History, Judaism, Purpose, Universalism, Women
John Haynes Holmes (WorshipWeb)by Paul SprecherTagged as: History, Nonviolence, Unitarianism, War
John Murray (WorshipWeb)by Kelly Weisman Asprooth-JacksonTagged as: History, Universalism
Lemonade Adventure (WorshipWeb)by Naomi KingTagged as: Family, Imagination, Life Transition, Playfulness, Revelation, Secular
Let My People Go! (WorshipWeb)by Christopher BuiceTagged as: Anti-Oppression, Black History / Whitney Young / James Reeb, Freedom, Martin Luther King, Jr. Sunday
Marmalade [A story about reconciliation] (WorshipWeb)by Orlanda R BrugnolaTagged as: Animals, Compassion, Forgiveness, Friendship, Reconciliation
Meditation on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (WorshipWeb)by Edward HarrisTagged as: Acceptance, Christmas Eve / Christmas, Diversity
Mouse and Crow (WorshipWeb)by Kelly Weisman Asprooth-JacksonTagged as: Conflict, Greed, Letting Go, Playfulness
Noah (WorshipWeb)by Christopher BuiceTagged as: Christianity, Joy, Purpose, Service, Unitarian Universalism
Noelle and the Really Big Boat (WorshipWeb)by Christian SchmidtTagged as: 3rd Principle (Acceptance & Spiritual Growth), 7th Principle (Interconnected Web), Activism, Children's Sabbath, Christianity, Direct Experience, Earth Day, Earth-Centered, Environment, God, Interdependence, Justice Sunday, Service, Water Communion