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Wildfire Sweeps Across NE Colorado Affecting Many UMC Congregations

Wildfire Sweeps Across NE Colorado Affecting Many UMC Congregations

March 13, 2017
On March 6, a wild fire swept across Logan County, North Eastern Colorado, destroying hundreds of acres of land, homes, and property and effecting a number of United Methodist Congregations throughout the region.

Bishop Karen Oliveto Reflects On Recent Tour Through Mountain Sky Area (Video)

Bishop Karen Oliveto Reflects On Recent Tour Through Mountain Sky Area (Video)

March 01, 2017
In a new video from the Mountain Sky Area, Bishop Karen Oliveto reflects on her recent 8,000+ mile tour through our conferences and shares her vision for our future together.

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A Special "Thanks" From Bishop Oliveto On Apportionment Giving

February 13, 2017
Bishop Oliveto and Noreen Keleshian thank the RMC for their generosity and support of our apportionment funds!

United Methodist Council of Bishops gather Extended Cabinets

United Methodist Council of Bishops gather Extended Cabinets

November 07, 2016
The Council of Bishops brought together the Extended Cabinets from all over the United States to Jacksonville, Florida, from Nov. 2 to 4, 2016 to focus upon congregational vitality and courageous leadership.

Mountain View UMC reduces carbon footprint, cuts electricity bills

Mountain View UMC reduces carbon footprint, cuts electricity bills

August 26, 2016
In 2009, Mountain View’s congregation began discussing the idea of installing solar panels on the church building. The goal was to become environmentally responsible while exploring the financial benefits of saving money on ...

First UMC Windsor hosts event on water, sanitation issues

March 14, 2016
On March 3, Mike Barbee, WASH (Water, Sanitation, Hygiene) Technical Officer of UMCOR (United Methodist Committee on Relief), spoke about the desperate need for clean water globally and the consequences of unclean water during the...

Lip sync event nets $1,500 for Buckhorn Camp scholarships

February 22, 2016
January 30 was a transformative night in the life of Longs Peak United Methodist Church in Longmont, Colorado.

Haxtun UMC serves 300-plus people at Thanksgiving

December 18, 2015
On Nov. 22, the Haxtun United Methodist Church in Haxtun, Colorado, served a free Thanksgiving dinner for the community.

UMCOR Flood Team celebrates end of recovery work in Colorado

UMCOR Flood Team celebrates end of recovery work in Colorado

December 14, 2015
On Dec. 3, the UMCOR Colorado Flood Recovery Team held an open house to celebrate all that we and our partners have accomplished in the past 26 months.

RMC Student Spotlight: Adam Russell Johnson

November 03, 2015
My name is Adam Russell Johnson. I am a senior at the University of Colorado at Boulder, I am 24 years old, and am originally from New Jersey. I am studying theater at the University here. I have been active in The United ...

RMC Student Spotlight: Nicole Payne

RMC Student Spotlight: Nicole Payne

October 28, 2015
Story and photo submitted by Ross Loomis Chair, Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministries Nicole Payne is from Queen Creek, Arizona, and has been a very active member of both the Colorado State University-Front ...

Berthoud First United Methodist Church ends summer with vespers service

Berthoud First United Methodist Church ends summer with vespers service

September 04, 2015
God's gifts of beauty, music, and fellowship were plentiful at the vespers service led by First United Methodist Church of Berthoud, Colorado, on Aug. 30 in Rocky Mountain National Park.

First UMC Lafayette helps community with two volunteer projects

June 02, 2015
The First United Methodist Church of Lafayette has participated in a “Re-think Church, Change the World” volunteer weekend for several years. This year we had two projects rather than one.

Virginia family spends vacation helping Boulder flood survivor

Virginia family spends vacation helping Boulder flood survivor

October 10, 2014
The Kinkeads offer healing and hope to Margaret Alfonso Story and photo submitted by Sara Goodwin Communications Associate, UMCOR Colorado Flood Recovery Team What did you and your family do on your summer vacation? The Kinkead ...