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

WEBINAR: THE CARES ACT AND YOUR MINISTRY

Join Insurance Board for our Live Webcast, CARES Act The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is…

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FAMILIES FIRST ACT: RESPONSE TO COVID-19 WEBCAST WITH HEATHER KIMEL

Join Insurance Board for our Live Webcast, FAMILIES FIRST ACT: RESPONSE TO COVID 19 – WEBCAST. Heather E. Kimmel,…

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New Mailing Address for RMC

As you may know, Denver County’s “Stay at Home” order will take effect this evening. Thanks to the quick…

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Two New Ministry Teams Added to Support RMC Churches Through Pandemic

Our Board of Directors has affirmed two new teams to help support our churches and leaders through the uncertain…

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Upcoming Events

Apr 23
Sacred Conversations to End Racism

More Information Coming Soon! Retreat Dates: April 23-25, July 3-5, and Oct. 23-25 Register Here Parent Handbook Camps FAQ

May 01
Compassionate Communication to Save the World

More Info Coming Soon! Register Here Parent Handbook Camps FAQ

May 08
John Philip Newell event

School of Celtic Consciousness, May 8-10: In 2016 John Philip Newell founded the School of Celtic Consciousness (SCC). He…

Useful Resources

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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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RMC Church Website Guidelines

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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