Steve Brooks

UU Speaker and Musician A charter Wildflower, Steve Brooks has mixed sermons and songs at more than 35 UU churches around Texas and beyond. Musically, he's known for writing a song-a-week for Jim Hightower's radio show, and for songs that have been recorded by more than 15 artists like Slaid Cleaves and Russell Crowe. A master of words as well as music, he was featured on TV's "I've Got a Secret" as six-time World Pun Champion. You can sample his songs and sermons at www.stevebrooks.net.
07/12/2020
While the world deals with a biological virus, we’re each dealing with a spiritual one, as well. Anxiety, anger and despair are highly contagious. One way to strengthen our spiritual…
05/26/2019
Truth with a capital T used to be a topic for philosophers. But as fake news and alternative facts threaten our democracy, it’s become everyone’s concern. Veteran journalist Steve Brooks…
11/25/2018

03/11/2018
Human evil is a tough concept for UUs to square with inherent worth and dignity. But it’s hard to watch the news these days without thinking about it, and Steve…
03/19/2017
Of the great songwriters of our time, Leonard Cohen was perhaps the most spiritual. He spent five years in a Zen monastery. His songs are cryptic koans, about the contradictions…