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This past Wednesday, Dec. 12, First Plymouth Congregational UCC and First Universalist Unitarian (both in Englewood, CO) hosted their Candlelight Vigil to Remember All Victims of Gun Violence to honor the thousands of people killed or wounded in America each year due to improper use of guns. Daryl Schreiber, our current Executive Admin (and new Manager… Read More


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As members of the United Church of Christ, we are committed to getting each and every church on track to becoming Accessible to All (A2A). In fact, we’ve passed resolutions affirming this at both the Conference and National level. We’re also committed to guiding churches through the process; you don’t have to do it alone! The UCC’s… Read More


Janet and Robb in 2005, on their anniversary.

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


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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


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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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