Living in Unity,
Working for Justice

This new 10 minute video demonstrates who we are and what we do as the 12 member denominations come together as the Colorado Council of Churches.

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There’s Still Time to Support the Easter Sunrise Service Crowdfunding Campaign

  The Colorado Council of Churches’ Easter Sunrise Service crowdfunding campaign is now live! Please do the following: 1. Make a donation! 2. Share this with people you know and ask them to make a donation, even if their donation is small. 3. Encourage people you know to share this campaign with their family, friends […]

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The Easter Sunrise Service Needs Your Help!

Front page of The Denver Post, April 7, 1947 Support the Easter Sunrise Service at Red Rocks! The Denver Post’s headline from April 7, 1947 says it all!  Since that time, the annual Easter Sunrise Service at Red Rocks has had a lot of history and tradition. At that first event, “Fifteen thousand early arrivals crowded into the Red […]

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FINANCIAL LITERACY AND ASSET BUILDING MEETING ON MARCH 11TH

 TOOLS FOR FAITH BASED AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS Now is the time of year that people are getting their taxes done, signing up for healthcare, and thinking about money. It is the perfect time to learn more about the resources that are available to help individuals and families learn about how money works. We hope you […]

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YOUR CONGREGATION CAN HELP INCREASE THE NUMBER OF SUMMER MEALS FED TO CHILDREN IN NEED

Across America, there are children who are concerned about the last day of school before summer vacation.  Instead of looking forward to days filled with outdoor activities, they look ahead and see themselves without much to do in the summer, and all too often, without food.  They think of empty cupboards and refrigerators, and of […]

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The CCC and Eco-Justice Ministries Advocate for Strong Air Quality Standards in Colorado

  The CCC and Eco-Justice Ministries, our affiliate partner, have contacted the Air Quality Control Commission to push for strong air quality standards. These commissioners have come under intense pressure to weaken the strong standards that they have developed during the agency rulemaking process. While Colorado enjoys a boom in oil and gas development, we believe […]

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Colorado Interfaith Voices for Justice Now Has a New Home with the Colorado Council of Churches

The CCC is happy to announce that the Colorado Interfaith Voices for Justice has become one of its task forces. The mission of Colorado Interfaith Voices for Justice is to work with faith communities to educate and advocate on behalf of those living in poverty. Voices for Justice focuses on state and federal public policy […]

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Health Coverage Sunday on December 8th!

The Colorado Council of Churches encourages pastors to get their congregations fully informed on the Affordable Care Act as important deadlines approach. Wondering where to start? Click on the following link for a “Healthcare Tool Kit)”–a great resource developed by Together Colorado (http://www.togethercolorado.org/resources/health-care-tool-kit). It provides sample pulpit announcements and bulletin inserts, a summary of the main aspects of […]

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The CCC Supports Amendment 66

On Nov. 5th, Colorado voters will have the opportunity to significantly invest in public education. As indicated in our Public Policy Statement on the Education of Our Children, we support any effort that “creates adequate and equalized funding for public schools as one of its priorities to assure access for all Colorado children to excellent comprehensive public education.” […]

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New Council Exec Announced

We are very pleased to announce that the Board of the Colorado Council of Churches approved the recommendation of the Search Committee of Adrian Miller as the new Executive Director of the Colorado Council of Churches.

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Colorado Compact

The Colorado Compact is an effort to convene and promote a reasonable conversation on immigration in Colorado that could lead to real and lasting federal reform. The Compact brings together leaders and community members of diverse backgrounds and politics who are committed to fostering a more rational and collaborative approach to immigration policy than exists today. We believe that the growing consequences of a broken immigration system must be addressed in a bipartisan effort that considers the principles outlined in this Compact. Click below to read the compact and for info on how to sign yourself.

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Criminal Justice Reform

The Colorado Council of Churches has created a Criminal Justice Reform Task Force to enable the faith community to address these issues. As in all actions of the Council, the initiatives are based on denominationally approved Public Policy Statements.

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Upcoming & Archived Events

To register for upcoming events or to access archived webinars, click here.

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