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The body is a unit, though it is comprised of many parts. And although its parts are many, they all form one body. So it is with Christ. For in one Spirit we were all baptized into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, slave or free, and we were all given one Spirit to drink.… — Corinthians 12:12 Right now, families—including young children—are being separated… Read More


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As Holy Week culminates, we want to wish you the most joyful and sacred of Easters! Sure, the chocolate and Easter-egg hunts are terrific… but the meaning behind this worship and celebration—the reawakening, reaffirmation, and renewal of our 2,000 year old faith—has power beyond measure. Whatever griefs and sorrows have held you over the last year,… Read More


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Dear People of the RMC: Please read and share this letter from the Rocky Mountain Conference and Wheat Ridge UCC (Metropolitan Denver Association) regarding the anticipated protest from Westboro Baptist Church during Wheat Ridge UCC’s worship service this Sunday, December 17. Blessings, Cory Kibler Director of Communications Ministries Rocky Mountain Conference | UCC — on… Read More


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Below is an invitation to join the RMC in dialogue, from Conference Minister Rev. Sue Artt and Associate Conference Minister Rev. Erin Gilmore.   As a part of our many “RMC Forward” initiatives to redesign church to flourish in the 21st Century, the RMC is proposing a new Conference-wide “Excellence in Ministry Team” to manage… Read More


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Plymouth UCC in Ft. Collins, CO is once again hosting an incredible Lectureship as part of their Annual Visiting Scholar Lectureship Series. Wherever you are in the RMC, you are invited to attend! The details are below, and you can view, print, and download a colorful flyer for the event here. “Re-Reading the Bible for Life… Read More


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Blessings, Rocky Mountain Conference! Today, the Conference launches the inaugural session of its IGNITE Leadership Initiative, taking place Monday evening through Friday morning at La Foret Conference & Retreat Center in Black Forest, CO. The IGNITE Leadership Initiative is a new RMC program with the goal of developing strong church leaders in times such as these. The world… Read More


Vigil for a Teenager | by Phil Roeder

Dear People of the Rocky Mountain Conference: The RMC Staff is hosting an RMC-Wide Zoom Call this Thursday, October 5, at 3 p.m. (Mountain Time). The details of how to join this meeting are at the bottom of this post. We are referring to this Zoom Call as a “Whitewater” meeting. If life is a river, we are right now… Read More


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Boulder, Col—On October 14 & 15, First Congregational Church UCC of Boulder will celebrate 30 years of their “Open and Affirming” (ONA) designation, with their multi-day “Still Standing on the Side of Love” event. The official designation, awarded by the UCC’s Open & Affirming Coalition, refers to the church’s full inclusion and affirmation of gays,… Read More