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Worship with your Faith Community: Every Sunday @ 10 a.m.

“No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here.” Community Church of Manitou Springs: A Place to Belong Worship Service Every Sunday @ 10 a.m. A Welcoming, Open, Friendly Environment Children’s Sunday School follows Children’s Sermon 103 Pawnee Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO Free parking behind church Plan to stay […]

Interim Notes

  Economic Justice Comes to Fellowship Time. Deb Bornhold, Moderator of the congregation, is now providing coffee for Fellowship Time from Café Justo, which is located in Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico, close to the US border. In the coffee business, the money is in roasting the beans not in growing them. Café Justo is a […]

Weekly News

Exodus 20:4-17; Deuteronomy 20:10-18 Sermon: How Can God of Love Order Mass Killing? Earlier this year, I gave a sermon on the 10 Commandments which, as you know, includes #6 “You shall not commit murder.” During the discussion time, one congregation member asked how God, on the one hand, can tell people not to kill […]

Mission Tea Update

Mission Tea: May 20th Thank you to all for another successful Annual Mission Tea. Again, the event was sold out, many walked away with silent auction items, wonderful door prizes, and high tea food was applauded by all with plenty left for take out! We look forward to seeing you all next year!

Memorial Day Poppy Significance

The Flanders Field written May 1915 by John McCrae, MD (1872-1917), Canadian Army In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt […]

Celebrations! June!

JUNE BIRTHDAYS June 1  –   Helga Randall June 5  –   Rita McCullough, James Kilroy June 6  –   Steve Hart, Jullie  Wells June 7  –   Tracy Jones June 10  –  Lynn Elsberry June 12  –  Raynelle Kuckel June 15  –  Curt Nimz June 16  –  Laura Nelson June 17  –  Anna Stellick, Spencer Wren June 18  […]

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June: Mark Your Calendars

Sat. June 3, 10:00 a.m.–Noon ~ Library program: “Super Brain Yoga” – A powerful technique based on the principle of ear acupuncture that integrates and balances the brain through activation of energy channels throughout the entire body. Sun. June 4 ~  Pentecost Sunday Wed., June 7 – 9:00 a.m.–Noon ~  Women’s Fellowship Quilting Morning in […]

WBS: Thursday @ 1:00 p.m.

Women’s Bible Study: Thursday, May 25, 1:00 p.m. Jesus, The Heart of God Heart of Christianity by Marcus Borg, page 80

Pocket Blessing: Memorial Day

Memorial Day Prayer: O Lord, in this time of remembrance, we thank you for the gift of forgetting. We thank you for the ability to set aside the cares and concerns of the past, in order to deal effectively with the challenges of each new day and to make plans in the face of an […]

Interim Notes

May 21 During worship this past Sunday, Julie Wells, Chair of the Search Committee, shared the excited news that the committee is now considering two finalists for the position of the next, called pastor. Julie said the committee would be meeting on Wednesday (yesterday) to discern which of the finalists they want to present to […]

Scholarship Sunday Recap

  Dan Stuart, a member of the Scholarship Board, announced the recipients on Sunday May 14th. Dan also reminded our faith community of the many legacy gifts over the years that we have been awarded. Congratulations to our Scholarship students for the coming school year, 2017-2018:                   […]

Annual RMCUCC Meeting: June 8-11, Cheyenne

Beloved Community. Believing Hope. Embodied Action. We want to see you at Annual Celebration. Our churches send delegates to ensure a quorum, but everyone in the Conference is encouraged to attend and help us build the Church of the Future. The possibilities are endless—but we can’t do it without you. Take a few minutes and register today! https://rmcucc.campbrainregistration.com/