About Us

We are a faith community of 73 United Church of Christ congregations in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming who support and nurture one another in local and wider ministry and mission. The United Church of Christ is an open and welcoming denomination of 5,000 churches and nearly 900,000 members that proclaims the Gospel of Jesus Christ, celebrates diversity, honors the gifts of all people, and seeks justice and peace for everyone.

News

Courageous Church Summit

May 1-14, 2021 Faith leaders stand at a crossroads in North America today. As people of faith and moral…

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Listening for the Holy, A Life Journey

ROBINSON LAPP is a United Church of Christ minister who has spent a lifetime “outside church doors” seeking to…

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Crested Butte Guatemala Service Trip 2021

Plans are in the works for a construction/medical trip to our partner organization in Guatemala, Porch de Salomon! The dates…

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A Moment of Grief and Reflection

With grief so deep it defies expression, I join you and the community of Boulder in mourning the mass…

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Upcoming Events

Apr 23
A Position of Trust: Committing to Healthy Ministry Relationships

A Position of Trust: Committing to Healthy Ministry Relationships is a basic survey class on healthy ministry relationships for…

Apr 24
Healthy Congregations: Equipping Leaders with Tools for Vitality

Healthy Congregations is being offered by the Rocky Mountain Conference in partnership with Lombard Mennonite Peace Center. About this…

May 22
Conflict Transformation Skills for Churches

Healthy Congregations is being offered by the Rocky Mountain Conference in partnership with Lombard Mennonite Peace Center. About this…

Useful Resources

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What Are Special Offerings?

Download the PDF here.

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2021 Reimbursement Form

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United Church Funds Gift Acceptance Policy

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Digital Office 101

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Rocky Mountain Conference Attorney Jeffrey M. Villanueva

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Annual Celebration Meeting Minutes, 2019

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2020-2021 Nominating Slate

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2021 Proposed Budget – Approved

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RMC Personnel Manual – 2019

RMC Personnel Manual, 2019 – Download

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CM Performance Assessment Template 2019

CM Performance Assessment Template 2019 – Download

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How are We Different?

The United Church of Christ is a progressive Christian denomination proud to have embraced so many “first” throughout our history as Evangelical, Reformed, and Congregational Christian Churches.

  • 1785 | First African American pastor, Lemuel Haynes, ordained.
  • 1853 | First female pastor, Antoinette Brown, ordained.
  • 1972 | First openly gay minister, William R. Johnson, ordained.
  • 1976 | First African American leader, Joseph H. Evans, elected.
  • 2005 | Marriage equality affirmed as UCC value.

Our Impact

We empower our congregations to build new partnerships and ministries within their communities.

The Rocky Mountain Conference:

  • Supports 73 churches in the Rocky Mountain region
  • Connects over 10,200 UCC congregants
  • Unites churches in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah
  • Engages over 500 youth in Outdoor Ministry each year
73 Churches supported
3 Unites churches in Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah
500 Youth engaged in Outdoor Ministry each year
10,200 UCC congregants connected