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Special Guest in the Pulpit

Rev. Diane Martin June 26th and July 3rd Rev. Diane will be preaching and leading worship here on June 26 and July 3 while Rev. Reid is on vacation, and she thought we would like to know a little bit of her background. Diane earned her M.Div. from Iliff School of Theology in 2003 and […]

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Hey Kids! Sunday School and Youth Group

Youth Group (junior high to senior high): Fellowship this Friday 6/24/16 from 7:00 pm to 8:30pm.  We will be playing games and having fun.  Whoever brings the most friends will get a gift. So come and have fun and meet new friends. If you have any questions about Friday night please feel free to Contact Tawyna […]


Worship Service Music: June 26

Mendelssohns “On Wings Of Song” Marie Gene Hampton has played the cello since she was a teenager in Wisconsin.  She played with professional groups in Milwaukee in college and after graduation.  After post graduate courses at CU she studied with Cornelius VanVliet who had been first cellist with the Vienna Philharmonic. She now loves playing […]

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Pocket Blessings

      Prayers for Darold and Sue Jones in the passing of Darold’s brother, Tom after a battle with bone cancer. Prayers Please: Lou Ann Clark and family in the passing of daughter-in-law, Joyce Clark. Her Memorial Service will be this Friday. Dear Father, we give you thanks for the life that you give […]


Women’s Bible Study: Thursday, 9:30 a.m.

Hello Ladies–Hope you had a good past week. This week, June 23, we are on p. 133 of What Paul Meant, Ch 7, Paul & Jews, beginning at “As Krister Stendahl…… Hope to see you Thursday!

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Save The Date: Installation, Rev. Sue Artt

Dear Clergy & Churches of the Rocky Mountain Conference: Last Friday, June 10 at Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, the Rev. Sue Artt was voted as Conference Minister of the Rocky Mountain Conference. You can read the full story on our website. We now invite you to attend the Installation of Rev. Sue Artt […]


Project: Cover Baby’s Bottoms

A Westside CARES Project: Diapers, All Sizes Needed Goal: 10,000 Diapers We are setting the bar high on this project: Need is urgent, babies are everywhere, parents are worried. Come on folks, let’s step up for our little neighbors. Together we can make a difference! May God bless you and the good works you do in […]

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Save The Date: VBS, July 11-15

Hi Christian Education Parents, Youth, Children Theme: God is Everywhere VBS is just around the corner and we have a full schedule. MWF- Lessons, craft, snack and musical rehearsal, and prayer. Tues – Field trip to Redstone Castle for Goat, chicken and garden tour. Thurs – Space discovery center (off GOG), interactive children exhibit. Thank […]


Reminder: Community Scarves Project

On Thursday, June 24, 7 p.m. Fellowship Hall The 100 scarves committed to will be completed. The fleece children’s blanket project will continue on the 2nd and 3rd Thursday evenings throughout the summer. Please join us!

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RMCUCC Newsletter

RMC Association Round-Up June 22, 2016​ Western Association Recently, the choir of First Congregational UCC in Grand Junction visited and performed for the First Congregational Church of Silverton! The choir is pictured above, mid-song. Metro Denver Association Last Saturday, June 18th, Rev. Nancy Rosas of Wash Park UCC in Denver spoke at a gathering of the Messiah […]

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Pantry Needs Your Help

This Week: Dry Spaghetti, Spaghetti Sauce, Spam Next Week, June 26: Beans, Rice-a-Roni, Canned Potatoes Each Friday individuals and families referred from Westside CARES come to our church for help. This pantry has been helping the community since 1982. In addition to the food necessary, they are offered a bible. Perhaps the bible can also […]

Keep Smiling!

Please join us this Sunday, 10 a.m. as together we explore God’s answers!


Calendar: June

  ~  JUNE 2016: Fellowship Hall  ~  Wednesday, June 1: 9:00–Noon: Women’s Fellowship Quilting Thursday, June 9, 7 p.m.: Springs Mission Scarf Project  Thursday, June 16th, 3:00 p.m. Memorial Service, Ron Olds Tuesday, June 13 to Friday, June 16: IARPT CONFERENCE  Friday, June 17th, 2:00 p.m. Memorial Service, Barbara Carpenter Sunday, June 19, 11:30 a.m.: […]


Interim News

Interim Notes will not appear for three weeks because I will be on vacation and study leave from Monday, June 20th through Monday, July 4th.   I will preach and lead worship on Sunday, June 19th .   The highlight of this time away will be our daughter Danielle’s wedding on June 25th.  The Rev. Diane Martin […]


Weekly News: Pastor Jim

June 19 Scripture Readings:  Amos 7:1-9; Luke 5:12-16 Sermon: The Life Renewing Rhythm of Retreat In his life, the prophet Amos followed a rhythm of retreat and advance.  He retreated  to the desolate landscape of his rural home to receive strong visions from God and then advanced into cities and towns to speak God’s challenging […]