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


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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


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


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From June 8-11, 2017, we’ll gather in Cheyenne, Wyoming to continue our growth and to practice joyful presence, global community, and the prophetic teachings of Jesus. We’ll be hosted by the wonderful Platte Valley Association, and the meeting’s Design Team is putting the finishing touches on the theme as we speak. Reserve your spot today!… Read More


Erin Gilmore

Love of the Rocky Mountain Conference and its people. Knowledge of and passion for church vitality. A heart for relationship building. Authenticity and integrity. ​A quiet but powerful spiritual presence. These are but a few of the qualities that persuaded the Associate Conference Minister Search Committee to recommend Reverend Erin Gilmore as the new Associate… Read More


Photo Credit: Rob Carlson

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