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Healing Partisan Divides- A New Adult Retreat at La Foret Experience a simple yet powerful method of conversation that values relationship over issue in three discussion sessions. Connect and network with others who want to heal the partisan divide. Become a champion for understanding in your own life and communities with simple, actionable skills and… Read More


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Dear RMC, Thank you so much for an incredible time at Embracing the Spirit of Joy and Light: Annual Celebration 2019 in Grand Junction. On Friday we received an exhilarating presentation from our keynote speaker, John Dominic Crossan. We passionately shared ideas during the Open Space conversations. We ate together and danced the night away during… Read More


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The Rocky Mountain Conference office will be closed June 5-10 while we host Annual Celebration in Grand Junction. We hope to see you there! We will have limited access to phone and email while at Annual Celebration. We will return messages once we are back in the office on June 11.… Read More


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It is hard to have important conversations with people you disagree with, in our current culture, increasingly so. Rev. Curt Preston and Rev. Mollie Landers Hatt of Lakewood UCC have put together a guide for facilitating a “Listening Well, Leaning In” conversation in your church. The theory behind their approach is that when people are… Read More


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by Daryl Schreiber Late Sunday night, a bus of 55 asylum-seeking migrants, who had just been released in El Paso, pulled into Denver. First Plymouth Congregational UCC in Englewood sheltered 10 of these migrants and got them connected with their sponsors in the United States. They arrived at First Plymouth at about 3:00 am on Monday morning,… Read More


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Rev. Chris Gilmore and Rev. Dr. Kari Collins of Sixth Avenue UCC, Rev. Dr. David Bahr of Park Hill UCC, and Rev. Curt Preston of Lakewood UCC are collaborating to offer a BorderLinks experiential learning opportunity for up to 20 people* from around the RMC. During this time, we will have the opportunity to: Participate… Read More


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Members from two of our Metro Denver churches participated in the Denver-area Youth Climate Strike at the Colorado State Capitol in early May. Youth throughout the world have been holding ongoing strikes to call for strong action on the climate crisis, and Denver youth have been part of this movement! The Youth Climate Strike took place on… Read More


Mental Health Awareness

The Interfaith Network on Mental Illness (INMI) presents Life After Suicide: On the Journey with Pain, Loss, Resilience, and Faith.  Join us for a panel discussion by those who have experienced suicide loss. The panelists will speak from their unique faith tradition, along with their own reflections. Panelists include Rabbi Fred Green, Jane Anna Furguson, and… Read More


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If you have registered for the Retirement Seminar on May 8, 2019, thank you!  We look forward to seeing you next week. Here are some details regarding this event:   Schedule: 8:00 – 9:00 am                    Registration and light continental breakfast 9:00 am                               Session begins promptly at 9:00… Read More