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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2015 Colorado Legislative Wrap-Up

“Voices for Justice” is a task force within the Colorado Council of Churches comprising volunteers who track legislative issues in the Colorado General Assembly. The collective work and advocacy efforts of these volunteers help give the Colorado Council of Churches a voice at the state capitol. We especially thank Rev. Rebecca Jones, Diocesan Jubilee Officer and Interim Director of […]

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(A)Cross Colorado–The Call for Interfaith Worker Justice

On Wednesday, April 15th, a number of people in the faith community will join other community leaders to advocate for fair and just pay in a number of industries. Last month, Pastor Paul Carlson of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Denver gave this wonderful meditation on this subject. We share his words with you: Words […]

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“Remembering Hunger”–This Week’s Lenten Devotion from the CCC

Remembering Hunger By Mary Ann Dimand Christian churches often usher Lent in with Joel 1:14’s call to community fasting and Matthew 4 or Luke 4’s account of Jesus’s hungry time of testing in the wilderness, because of the long tradition of giving something up for Lent. For centuries, fasting has been a mode of prayer. […]

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Registration Now Open for the National Workshop on Christian Unity

CHRISTIAN UNITY IS COMING TO CHARLOTTE!  2015 National Workshop on Christian Unity | April 20-23. The National Workshop is the only national gathering of its kind in the world, intending to equip those given the responsibility of seeking unity with ongoing formation, opportunities to join together in prayer, and relationship-building and fellowship – the cornerstone […]

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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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