SEA Pastors

Right now, the RMC is quietly and radically making history. For the first time in the Rocky Mountain Conference, both of our Conference Ministers—Rev. Sue Artt (CM) and Rev. Erin Gilmore (ACM)—are women. Further, all but one church in the Southeastern Association are led by female pastors. This isn’t an isolated trend, either: As of… Read More


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Dear Rocky Mountain Conference Family: It is with a heavy heart that we tell you that our beloved Janet Lapp—member of Community UCC in Boulder, pillar of our shared ministry, and wife of Rev. Robb Lapp—passed away last night (Sept. 19) just before 8 pm. We received the news this morning in a message from Rev. JoAnne… Read More


Online Giving

Hello, faithful members of the RMC! It’s now easier than ever to support our Conference’s shared ministries! Just visit our “Give” Page or download the Tithe.ly app for your device—it only takes a minute to give, and it makes a HUGE difference. You can designate gifts how you’d like, and even set up a recurring donation. After you… Read More


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Registration is now open for Fall Jr/Sr-High Retreat at La Foret, Nov. 2–4, 2018! From November 2–4, 2018 at La Foret, Junior and Senior High campers from across the Rocky Mountain Conference will converge in the Black Forest, creating a radically loving, sacred, and joyful community at our Fall Spirit-Spark Retreat. ALL youth grades 6-12… Read More


Spring Retreat 2017

If you’ve registered your youth (or yourself) for camp this summer, we can’t wait to see you at La Foret! If you haven’t, there’s still time: Tomorrow—Friday, June 1—will be the last day to register for camp at the Early-Bird Rates. After that time, prices will increase slightly, and spaces will fill up quickly. To learn more and register… Read More


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Dear Women of the RMC: Q: What did 50 UCC women love in 2017? A: The second-annual RMC-Wide Women’s Retreat! Whether you attended in 2016, 2017, or have yet to attend, we hope you can join us this year! Registration will be live by February 1 on the Women’s Retreat Page, but we wanted to make sure… Read More


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Spaces are filling up, but there’s still time! To register your middle- or high-school youth for our Fall Spirit Spark Retreat at La Foret (Nov. 3-5), head on over to our CampBrain registration portal and submit the application by midnight tonight. We’d love to keep the registration open for longer, but we need to get… 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


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Please help us get the word out: Share this story today! Fall will be here before we know it, and when it arrives, we hope the youth of the RMC are registered for the Fall Spirit Spark Retreat at La Foret. To go directly to the registration page, please click here. The retreat, which takes… Read More


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The “Old Log Church,” part of Black Forest Community Church and a registered historical landmark, is in dire need of restoration. Please donate to BFCC’s GoFundMe page, and share this plea to help save the oldest church in the forest! In 1939, twenty dedicated, hard-working folks hand-built the Black Forest Community Log Church. This group included Edith… Read More