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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The Close to Home Campaign is Hiring!

AmeriCorps VISTA Position Announcement Metro Denver CLOSE TO HOME Campaign Purpose: This position offers a rewarding opportunity to advance a high-profile public awareness and education campaign focused on homelessness. As the housing market has tightened in the Denver metropolitan area, this issue has become ever more urgent and significant. The mission of the CLOSE TO […]

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Lutheran Advocacy Ministry–2016 Colorado Legislative Roundup

2016 Legislative Session Ends The 2016 session of the Colorado General Assembly came to an end on May 11. Although legislators were unable to reach agreement on several big issues, including the Hospital Provider Fee, there were notable moments of compromise that resulted in the passage of legislation we supported. Lutheran Advocacy Ministry-Colorado worked to […]

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Ask your Colorado state senator to support a state low income housing tax credit!

  May 5, 2016   Please reach out to your state senator and urge them to consider the following information on the potential impact HB16-1465, the proposed 2016 State Low Income Housing Tax Credit legislation, may have on homelessness.   This bill is expected to be heard in the Senate as early as tomorrow, Friday, […]

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Conservation Colorado and the Ecumenical Catholic Communion Join the Colorado Council of Churches

          April 13, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Conservation Colorado and the Ecumenical Catholic Communion Join the Colorado Council of Churches Colorado Council of Churches Contact: Adrian Miller, Executive Director Phone: (303) 825-4910 Email: Website: Ecumenical Catholic Communion Contact: Fr. Teri Harroun, Vicar – Rocky Mountain Region Phone: 303-772-3785 Email: Website:  […]

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CCC in the News–Longmont Times Call Op-ed on Methane Waste

The following op-ed appeared in the Longmont Times Call on April 4, 2016:   As a faith leader, I am often called on to pray for and envision the world we want to pass on to future generations. We live in an age of important decisions about our economy and environment. We know our action or lack […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–Lenten Devotion 2

We thank Rev. Heidi McGinness for blessing us with this Lenten Reflection!   Scripture reference: Esther 12:14-16, 23-25; Psalm 138:1-3, 7c-8; Matthew 7:7-12 “Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you.” This Lent as we accompany Jesus to His Cross, we will […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–Week 1 Lenten Devotion

We hope that you enjoy this poetic Lenten devotional from Fr. Teri Harroun of Longmont, Colorado. Have a blessed Ash Wednesday! before holy week, Mary today I remember Mary a mother, soon to enter an unimaginable week where “let it be done to me” must seem unbearable the part of her son she never thought […]

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Immigration Reform Update

Here’s a great update on immigration reform issues by Michelle Warren of the Christian Community Development Association: Dear Praying friends, I hope and trust that the beginning of this New Year has begun with a spirit of hope and anticipation for all that God can and will do this coming year. It’s been a while […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–Is New Year’s Day Arbitrary?

This is a repost from University of Denver Chaplain Gary Brower’s blog “On a Bike and a Prayer” ( Have an arbitrary New Year!     This past Wednesday, driving home from a day on the Arkansas River (no, I didn’t catch anything!), one of my fishing companions mentioned that he had been reading some […]

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(A)cross Colorado–Creating a Culture of Peace and Inter-religious Dialogue

We’re reposting an Advent message written on Dec. 22nd by Youngsook Charlene Kang, Director of Mission and Ministry, Rocky Mountain Conference, United Methodist Church “If you don’t like the way to the world is, you change it. You have an obligation to change it. You just do it one step at a time. “  — […]

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Statement by Christian Faith Leaders in Colorado on the Reception of Syrian Refugees

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2015 Statement by Christian Faith Leaders in Colorado on the Reception of Syrian Refugees Contact:  Rev. Jim Gonia, Bishop, Rocky Mountain Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Kent Mueller, Assistant to Bishop Gonia,   Together with many people in our state, we have watched with deep concern […]

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