Friends United Press is a Quaker (Religious Society of Friends) publisher with a list that includes Quaker history, biography, theology, spirituality, and inspirational titles. Founded in 1969, the press is the publishing arm of Friends United Meeting, an international association of Friends meetings and churches, whose purpose is to "energize and equip Friends through the power of the Holy Spirit to gather into fellowships where Jesus Christ is known, loved, and obeyed as Teacher and Lord."
Howard Thurman—The late Howard Thurman and Friends United Press began their association in 1971 with the paperback edition of The Inward Journey. Since then, eleven other titles have been added to the Thurman paperback series. Theologian, preacher and spiritual mentor, Howard Thurman was identified by Life Magazine as one of the twelve "greatest preachers of the century." His essays, sermons, meditations, poems and prayers are timeless.
Learn more about Howard Thurman (and find additional links) at www.howardthurmanbooks.org.
Friends United Press is a member of Quakers Uniting in Publications (QUIP)—an association of Quaker publishers, distributors, and authors—and Protestant Church-owned Publishers Association (PCPA).