Posts by Rev. Mike Solberg

Posts by Rev. Mike Solberg

Angolan Hymnal Project

Dear Union Church members, Our UCC partners in Angola (2,800 congregations!) are realizing a long-term dream of opening a university in Dondi.  The Illinois conference of the UCC has agreed to fund the cost of printing 50,000 hymnals, which are being sold in Angola to church members, to raise $350,000 in startup costs for the university.  We would love your help towards…

Making Time To Enjoy Sports and Worship God

“Sports have been an important part of my life. For my first 18 years, I think I loved life mainly because of sports, both organized and just-for-fun. And it is the nature of sports that while swimming or playing organized football or neighborhood baseball and having fun, I learned something about discipline, cooperation, problem solving, pursuit of a goal, and that…