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.

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STATEMENT FROM THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS REGARDING REOPENING OUR CHURCHES

STATEMENT FROM THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS REGARDING REOPENING OUR CHURCHES – May 14, 2020Understanding Your Insurance…

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Sermon Highlight: UCC Casper, WY

We would like to highlight some of the good work our clergy and leaders are doing in these challenging…

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Justice Update from the DC Office

Here’s a roundup of what’s happening on the Congressional front from the UCC Washington Office.  We’re endeavoring to rapidly…

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CARE & NURTURE TEAMS: 8 GUIDELINES FOR HEALTHY MINISTRY PRACTICES

Healthy pastoral care relationships begin with you, the caregiver. Attention to healthy practices and boundaries protects everyone in the…

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Upcoming Events

Jul 26
Annual Celebration 2020: Leading in Troubled Times

The Rocky Mountain Conference Board of Directors at a Special COVID-19 Response Meeting convened on April 6, 2020, approve…

Oct 30
Fall Retreat

More Information Coming Soon! Register Here Parent Handbook Camps FAQ

Nov 13
All Level OWL (Our Whole Live) Facilitator Training

Join us at La Foret in the beautiful Rockies for training in the elementary (K-1 & 4-6), secondary (7-9…

Useful Resources

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2020 Expense Reimbursement Form

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Facebook for Churches Guide

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Salary History In Hiring Memorandum

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Building an Inclusive Church Toolkit (ONA)

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Salary History In Hiring Memorandum

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SEA Comm Workshop

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Legal Risks of Sanctuary Churches

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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