Fall Aspens

As a Conference Staff, we’ve always traveled. The sheer size of our Conference—about 300,000 square miles—demands it.  With two full-time Conference Ministers, two full-time non-clergy staff, and one part-time Outdoor Ministry employee, it’s a challenge, but one that we recognize as the most important of our era. It’s a relatively unique challenge, too, at least… Read More


FINAL THEME NO WORDS

Dear People of the Rocky Mountain Conference: Beginning today, June 7, the RMC Staff not be working out of the Conference Office in Denver. Instead, we’ll be relocating to Cheyenne, WY for our Annual Celebration! We will then return to the Conference Office on Tuesday, June 13. If you need help or have questions, please… Read More


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How do we faithfully lead when old solutions no longer work? How do we evolve our faith community and culture for times like these? We are living in a rapidly changing and increasingly complex world. The challenges we face today are immense, and faith communities are where many go to make sense of such times.… Read More


Peter Terpenning 2

photo by Rev. Rick Danielson During worship on March 29, 2017, Rev. Rick Danielson and the congregation of Community UCC in Boulder formally honored Rev. Dr. Pete Terpenning with the title of “Pastor Emeritus.” Pete, who is still an active member of the church, served as the congregation’s pastor from 2001-2013. During Pete’s leadership, the… Read More


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Dear Friends in Christ, On behalf of the Rocky Mountain Conference, United Church of Christ, and, in fact, a much wider sweep of the United Church of Christ than just our three-state area, let me affirm our unconditional support for the ministry and rightful call to episcopacy of The Bishop Karen Oliveto.  We stand alongside… Read More


Iliff Open House

Our partner seminary in Denver, Iliff School of Theology, is having an Open House for prospective students tomorrow (Wednesday), the 26th of April. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about Iliff’s culture, coursework, and/or areas of study, please share! From the event website: We welcome prospective students to the Iliff… Read More


Creede Community Church

Creede Community Church, member-church the Southeastern Association in Creede, CO, has a new Lead Pastor! On Sunday, January 19, the church voted to call Rev. Sarah B. Linn to Creede, CO to be their minister. The process took much discernment, grace, and patience, and it has led to fruition! Rev. Linn will begin her tenure on May 1,… Read More