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  • Every.org has announced a new campaign whereby they will match new recurring profiles setup through Every.org. Starting, today, November 1, new recurring donations will be matched up to $50 for up to two months while funds last. Each person can create matched monthly donations for up to 3 different nonprofits. To create a profile through Every.org click here. Generous donors have raised enough funds for a $50k match pool for  nonprofits on Every.org to take advantage of during our #FallGivingChallenge - The Monthly Match. From Nov. 1 - Nov. 30, or until funds run out, any donor who sets up a monthly donation to Soccer Chaplains United will be matched up to $50.00 of their monthly donation for the first two

  • World Cup 2022 is just days away! Soccer Chaplains United has released an accompanying book for the largest sporting event in the world. The 2022 World Cup Devotional | The Light is Coming is available in English and Spanish in two formats: ebook and print on Amazon*! ¡La Copa del Mundo 2022 está a solo unos días! Soccer Chaplains United ha lanzado un libro complementario para el evento deportivo más grande del mundo. El devocional de la Copa Mundial 2022 | The Light is Coming está disponible en inglés y español en dos formatos: ¡ebook e impreso en Amazon*! The 2022 World Cup Devotional | The Light is Coming is an 8-week, 80 page devotional with illustrations. Each week has

  • Partner church Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church made their way to Uganda this past summer. The team made a request for soccer gear from Soccer Chaplains United's Community Project program. You can see what gear we were able to provide by clicking here. They share a final update on the trip and how it went below. Uganda This year our church was able to take a team of high school students to Uganda to partner with Youth for Christ (YFC) Uganda in serving schools in the town of Matugga. One of things that always helps our team connect with the Ugandan people is the game of soccer. In bringing different types of gear and uniforms we connect relationally with the YFC

  • World Cup 2022 is just days away! Soccer Chaplains United has released an accompanying book for the largest sporting event in the world. The 2022 World Cup Devotional | The Light is Coming is available in English ebook and print on Amazon* and we expect to launch Spanish translation versions in the next couple of days! The 2022 World Cup Devotional | The Light is Coming is an 8-week, 80 page devotional with illustrations. Each week has three different readings (Kickoff, Halftime,and Final Whistle). The devotional is created to begin with the FIFA roster release date (November 13) and parallel different World Cup timelines, as well as themes of Advent and Christmas. Amazon (better yet, AmazonSmile) is the place to

  • I recently had occasion to visit Cambridge, England and while I was there, I was interested to learn a unique piece of football history. Apparently, the first known instance of codifying (or writing down) the rules of association football happened in Cambridge. In 1848, a group of Cambridge University students wrote out a set of 11 rules. They nailed these to the trees surrounding Parker’s Piece, a large grassy park in central Cambridge. Today, on the From the Touchline podcast, I take a look at Rule 8: When a player catches the ball directly from the foot, he may kick it as he can without running with it. In no other case may the ball be touched with the hands,

  • Friends, well, we are trying to get out and ahead of World Cup 2022 — I'm pleased to tell you that the Soccer Chaplains United 2022 World Cup Devotional | The Light is Coming is available in English ebook right now on Amazon and we expect to launch the print book tomorrow! This 8-week, 80 page devotional with illustrations is set to begin with the FIFA roster release date (November 13) and will have readings that parallel World Cup, Advent, and Christmas — all the way until Epiphany (Jan. 7). Amazon (better yet, AmazonSmile) is the place to purchase the ebook now! And we are working hard to finish up the Spanish and Portuguese language translation versions as well. We'd love