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

Announcing the NEW Associate Conference Minister!

Drum roll, please….. The Rocky Mountain Conference is thrilled to announce the newest addition to our staff: Rev. Dr. Anthony Scott will…

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Plymouth Congregational, Ft Collins, Presents: Walking Forward: the Practice of Pilgrimage

May 16, 2021 at Plymouth Congregational UCC You are invited to join Plymouth UCC  as Rev. Wesley Granberg-Michaelson leads us in a thoughtful…

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The Work of Justice: Job Creation and Climate Action Webinar

To emerge from the pandemic, an economic recovery that prioritizes jobs and justice is desperately needed. Now is a…

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Radical Belonging: A Mental Health Sunday Resource for All

What is Mental Health Sunday? We see Mental Health Sunday as a way for your congregation to begin or…

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Upcoming Events

May 20
Co+Create Network

Facing Workplace Burnout Thursday, May 20, 4-5:00 pm Have you been feeling your optimism waning lately? Are you having…

May 21
Considerations for Reopening Your Church During COVID-19

May 21, 2021 1:00 PM MT Register in advance for this meeting The Rocky Mountain Conference and the Insurance Board…

May 22
Conflict Transformation Skills for Churches

Conflict in Congregations workshop from Lombard Mennonite Peace Center, May 22  During February, March and April we hosted the…

Useful Resources

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2014 RMC Mission & Vission Framework

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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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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