As people join the common life of our community, we invite all people
The leadership team meets the 2nd Monday of each month to discuss the needs of the church, evaluate finances, and cultivate the future vision of the church. The Leadership Team consists of two co-facilitators and a variety of leadership liaisons connected to the ministries of the church. Future team members are chosen by the current team based on needed gifts and an aim for diversity of voices from across the community. Members are confirmed at the Fall Congregational through a Blessing of the Leadership.
Our hospitality team helps to make sure that our community has what
The Justice Team help our community live fully into our vision to Live Justly. The team gathers on a quarterly basis to discuss Justice Projects and make decisions about where our mission and outreach dollars go. All are welcome to join in this important work of the church and in our community.
Racial Justice Team:
Our Racial Justice Team is tasked with examining all of our ministries through the lens of racial justice and making recommendations to move us toward being a racially just community. This team plans racial equity
Prison Ministry Team:
Our Prison Ministry takes place at the local women’s prison (minimum security). All volunteers must attend a mandatory orientation at the prison. We serve the prison in a variety of ways: Sunday evening worship services, book groups, Read Me a Story program, Holiday parties, and a retreat for incarcerated mothers and their teens.
Our care team works to offer support within the gathered community at Land of the Sky UCC. The Care Team includes a prayer team, card team, visitation team, and resource team. The Care Team also coordinates and manages our care cells that divide partners and friends into geographical groups so that the first layer of support in times of need comes from those nearby. These groups deepen relationship through quarterly gatherings. Each Care Cell has a leader or co-leaders to ensure needs are identified and met as able.
The Finance Ministry Team works with the staff of the church to ensure its financial health. They are responsible for monthly oversight over the budget, and yearly planning regarding the financial decisions of the church.
Kids’ Ministry Team
The Kids’ Ministry Team works with church staff to coordinate the ministries for our kids and youth. The team recruits and trains Sunday school
Worship Ministry Team
The worship ministry team is an “ad hoc team” that works with the Pastor and Ministers of Music to assist in planning worship. This team meets quarterly to resource for liturgy, music and visual arts.