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

2 Great UCC Webinars

Mark Charles Assesses the Biden Administration from an Indigenous Christian Perspective The environmental movement has widely lauded the actions…

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A Pastoral Letter on RMC’s Launch of an Anti-Racism Ministry

Words Matter In the fall of 2017, I visited Bandelier National Monument in New Mexico.  Like Mesa Verde to the…

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Black Forest Community Church Host an Impressive Line-Up of Guests on Podcast

Black Forest Community Church has had some great guests on their podcast, Jesus Has Left the Building! We think…

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One Great Hour of Sharing 2021

This year, as we gear up for One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) Sunday on March 14, 2021, we…

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Upcoming Events

Mar 05
Sacred Conversations 2 End Racism

Welcome to Sacred Conversations 2 End Racism, a two-day Overview Study. This brief exploration into the extensive topic of…

Mar 06
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…

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…

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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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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