UNION CHURCH OF HINSDALE

United Church of Christ. Wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.

 

 

 

 

UNION CHURCH OF HINSDALE

United Church of Christ
Wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.

The peace and love of God be with you! For the safety of all in the midst of the Omicron surge, our 10:00 a.m. service this Sunday (January 23) will be online only, livestreamed at our Union Church of Hinsdale YouTube channel. Our 9:07 a.m. outdoor, kid-friendly (and brief!) service will still be in-person in the Close (the courtyard off Garfield). Explore the website to learn more about Union Church, and we’d love to have you join us online (10:00) or in-person (9:07) this Sunday. Contact the Rev. Mike Solberg for more information – see the staff page for contact info. Check back next week for an update on future plans. Godspeed
The peace and love of God be with you! For the safety of all in the midst of the Omicron surge, our 10:00 a.m. service this Sunday (January 23) will be online only, livestreamed at our Union Church of Hinsdale YouTube channel. Our 9:07 a.m. outdoor, kid-friendly (and brief!) service will still be in-person in the Close (the courtyard off Garfield). Explore the website to learn more about Union Church, and we’d love to have you join us online (10:00) or in-person (9:07) this Sunday. Contact the Rev. Mike Solberg for more information – see the staff page for contact info. Check back next week for an update on future plans. Godspeed
WORSHIP: Sunday 9:07 (children-friendly) and 10:00am
137 S GARFIELD ST, HINSDALE, IL 60521
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Collecting Winter Coats

Imagine being homeless without a good coat through our Chicago winters! The Ministry for Change is collecting winter coats to be divided between two of our agencies: The Boulevard, which helps transition homeless persons from hospital treatment to their own homes and...

WOACA

Sunday, January 16th, after 10:00 a.m. worship, in Rowell Hall | Mary Lou Edwards, Author and Lecturer, will present her latest book, "Only One You". The books are available on Amazon and she will autograph yours if you wish. NO FOOD will be served. The purpose of...

Authentic Women Discussion Group

Every Wednesday starting January 5th, at 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Winter Sessions on Zoom | Chatter : "The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It," by Ethan Kross. The book selection serves as a "springboard" for lively discussion. We only read...

Advent 2021: Close to Home

Welcome to the season of Advent at Union Church of Hinsdale. Here’s how we’re celebrating this year – we hope you will join us for one, some, or all! Advent Sermon Series: Close to Home When: Every Sunday during the “Faithful by the Fireside” family-focused service...

Pic-a-Prayer: On social media now!

@UCHinsdale on Facebook and @hinsdalechurch on Instagram | Prayer is about connecting life to the Divine, so we'd love to have you submit a photo for "Pic-a-Prayer." Just submit a photo capturing something of meaning to you. Near or far, it may be a pet, a vacation,...
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COVID Vaccinations Open to Everyone!

Advocate Health Aurora | Advocate Health has made it easy to get your jab on! Whether you are a patient or non-patient, Advocate has a streamlined way to make an appointment for your COVID vaccination. Easily find an Advocate facility near you and choose a time that...

Upcoming Sermon Schedule 

January 23:     Mike Solberg

January 30:     Mike Solberg

February 6:     Mike Solberg

All services can be found on our Union Church of Hinsdale youtube channel. 

 
Generous. Open. Connected.
Everyone. Yes, everyone: young, old, married, single, struggling, thriving, gay, straight, people with any religious background, doubting, trusting, families with young children, those of long life – yes, everyone is welcome.

 

MEET OUR LEADERS

REV. J. MICHAEL SOLBERG

REV. J. MICHAEL SOLBERG

SENIOR MINISTER

Rev. Solberg became our Sr. Minister in July of 2013. Mike is committed to pastoral ministry because he believes that congregations are the primary vehicle God has given us to participate in God’s work in the world.

REV. ROBB KNUEPFER

REV. ROBB KNUEPFER

ASSOCIATE PASTOR

Rev. Knuepfer is an associate pastor for the whole congregation. He assists with our worship ministry, supports our pastoral care ministry, including the Union Church Care Team Ministry, and helps with member development. 

REV. ALI KRALOVEC-KIRCHHERR

REV. ALI KRALOVEC-KIRCHHERR

ASSOCIATE MINISTER

Rev. Kralovec-Kirchherr became our Associate Minister in September of 2021, joining us from Connecticut. It is Ali’s dream to make faith spaces truly accessible to those with divinely different brains and bodies. 

REV. GRANT GLOWIAK

REV. GRANT GLOWIAK

DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRIES

Rev. Glowiak started with us in 2015 as the Director of Youth Ministries. He also oversees our mission/social justice work and assists in worship leadership. You can often find him at the intersection of ministry and environmentalism, mental health, or pop culture.