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

Creation Justice League

There is one online event coming up quickly- a zoom with the Creation Justice League of the RMC and…

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Churches Partner with RAWtools to Host Gun Buyback

Following in the wake of gun violence throughout Denver and Aurora, organizations come together to offer new opportunities to…

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Back Pack Program at Buena Vista

by Helen Duncan The Back Pack program at Buena Vista – Congregational UCC used an RMC “in-the-mud” grant of…

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My Spiritual Path the Wholeness

Rev. Cheryl Swing is excited to share with you that she will be releasing her first book, Soul Purpose:…

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Upcoming Events

Useful Resources

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Sample Local Church Profile

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Sample Call Agreement

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Babies at Work Template

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2021-2022 Budget and Interpretive Ministry Plan

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2021 Clergy Compensation Guidelines

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2021 RMC Bylaws

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2014 RMC Mission & Vission Framework

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What Are Special Offerings?

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2021 Reimbursement Form

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United Church Funds Gift Acceptance Policy

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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