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Dear People of the RMC: Please read and share this letter from the Rocky Mountain Conference and Wheat Ridge UCC (Metropolitan Denver Association) regarding the anticipated protest from Westboro Baptist Church during Wheat Ridge UCC’s worship service this Sunday, December 17. Blessings, Cory Kibler Director of Communications Ministries Rocky Mountain Conference | UCC — on… Read More


Vigil for a Teenager | by Phil Roeder

Dear People of the Rocky Mountain Conference: The RMC Staff is hosting an RMC-Wide Zoom Call this Thursday, October 5, at 3 p.m. (Mountain Time). The details of how to join this meeting are at the bottom of this post. We are referring to this Zoom Call as a “Whitewater” meeting. If life is a river, we are right now… Read More


SQUARE 30

Boulder, Col—On October 14 & 15, First Congregational Church UCC of Boulder will celebrate 30 years of their “Open and Affirming” (ONA) designation, with their multi-day “Still Standing on the Side of Love” event. The official designation, awarded by the UCC’s Open & Affirming Coalition, refers to the church’s full inclusion and affirmation of gays,… Read More


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Yesterday, the UCC’s Council for Health & Human Services Ministries (CHHSM) published a wonderful story on Archway Housing & Services, a Denver-area affordable-housing organization affiliated with (and founded within) the RMCUCC. Read the full story here. In the article, writer Barb Powell discusses Archway’s mission of providing affordable housing in addition to programs and services designed… Read More


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While the full details haven’t been released yet, we are pleased to announce that the RMC will once again take a group of our youth to the UCC’s Western Regional Youth Event (WRYE).  The actual event is scheduled for June 25-29, 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Due to travel time on both ends, RMC youth will likely depart for… Read More


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The United Church of Christ invites its churches to apply for ministry grants! This Grant Program, for “New Spiritual Communities and ReNewing Churches,” is open to all UCC churches. You can find the application here. The application process has been redesigned to be more relevant, based on feedback from UCC members. This year, the UCC will seek… Read More


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Photo credit: Rob Carlson Congregations Alive! 3 began last Thursday afternoon, and concluded Saturday afternoon, with more than 160 registrants gathered to learn, connect, and worship. Thursday began with a much-lauded Opening Worship with Rev. Lee Anne Bryce. Afterward, guests participated in Boundary Training offered by Rev. Dr. Tracey Dawson (UCC Parker Hilltop), multiple workshops led by clergy… Read More


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JoAnne Bogart, an organizer for Congregations Alive! 3, let us know that the registration deadline for the event has been extended to January 24th at midnight! The event will take place Thursday, Feb. 2 to Saturday, Feb. 4 at First Plymouth Congregational Church in Englewood (Denver). Get your registration completed by Tuesday, January 24. CampBrain will stop… Read More