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This Week’s (Wintry) Reflection from the Colorado Council of Churches

Thanks to Don Shrumm, Pastor at Genesis Presbyterian Church in Littleton, Colorado, for this week’s wintry reflection. Cancelling Worship, Together It is not an easy decision for a pastor to make! This past Saturday I started calling and emailing. I posted on Facebook; all in an effort to get more input on what Genesis Presbyterian […]

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USDA GRANTS FOR CHURCHES THAT HAVE FOOD MINISTRIES

USDA Announces $9 Million to Support Community Food Projects Program Contact: Jennifer Martin (202) 720-8188 WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2015 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced the availability of $9 million in funding to assist low-income individuals and communities in developing local and independent food systems. […]

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This Week’s Lenten Devotion from the CCC

  “What’s In the Wilderness?” Scripture – Matthew 4: 1-11 A year ago, I moved from the heart of Minneapolis to the mountains of Colorado.  This move has given me new perspective on Jesus’ time in the wilderness and the temptations the devil tested him with.  Here are some reflections on that: “If you are […]

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Health Care Enrollment Webinar Available Online NOW and for FREE!

THE NEXT HEALTH INSURANCE ENROLLMENT DEADLINE IS THIS SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH!! Please check out the link below for a free webinar that the Colorado Council of Churches did with the Colorado Consumer Health Initiative to help you inform your congregations about the enrollment process. It’s total running time is less than 15 minutes. PLEASE SHARE […]

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Health Care Enrollment Event in Alamosa on January 31st!

Please share the information in this flyer with anyone you know in the Alamosa, Colorado area:  

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Online Registration for Faith Advocacy Day 2015 is Now Open!

Faith Advocacy Day 2015: Homelessness and Justice Join us for Faith Advocacy Day 2015! The event will take place on Monday, February 16, at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 East Hampden Avenue, Cherry Hills Village. Registration check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.and the program begins at 9 a.m. Please enter the church via the southeast entrance. An […]

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Health Coverage Sunday is THIS Sunday!!

Health Coverage Sunday Health Insurance Enrollment Event January 11th, 2015 Please SHARE THIS and encourage others to sign up for health insurance that is now available through the Affordable Health Care Act! … Metro Area Event Locations Central Presbyterian Church Address: 1660 Sherman Street, Denver, CO 80203 Hours: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Rising Star […]

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The CCC Co-Hosts Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s Discussion on “Race & Justice in the Mile High City”

All are welcome to attend! Meeting details and RSVP information are in the flyer below

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American Baptist Leaders Call for Examination of U.S. Criminal Justice Systems

As part of its continuing pursuit of justice, American Baptist Home Mission Societies developed a statement, written by Executive Director Dr. Aidsand F. Wright-Riggins III, that united American Baptist Churches USA leaders in calling for systemic change of th…e institutional racism seen so vividly today in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y. We share the […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–Week 2 Advent Devotion

A Less Familiar Advent By Pastor Don Shrumm I’ve got my congregation reading an unfamiliar text this Advent; The Infancy Gospel of James. This “alternate version” of the start of the Greatest Story Ever Told is fun to read; more human and emotional, yet also more supernatural, than the Luke and Matthew passages we are […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–Week 1 Advent Devotion

Come to the Manger:  A Cribbing We Will Go By Janet Forbes Scripture Verse: “The true light, which enlightens everyone, is coming into the world.”  (John 1: 9) It is mid-December of the year 1223. In a natural cave, the monk, Francis, prepares a manger filled with hay. There is a mother and a father.   Alongside is […]

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