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Young people's ministries rebuilding in the new Mountain Sky Conference

Young people's ministries rebuilding in the new Mountain Sky Conference

November 22, 2019
Amanda Daniell, the Coordinator of Young People's Ministries and Camping Ministry for the Mountain Sky Conference, knew it would be a challenge to rebuild the youth ministries across four states when she started in July.

‘Face-to-Face Encounter’ offers a tailored, condensed retreat experience for older Christians

‘Face-to-Face Encounter’ offers a tailored, condensed retreat experience for older Christians

October 24, 2019
People in Missoula and surrounding communities had the chance to experience a Christian retreat with special accommodations for seniors and people with disabilities.

Beaver Creek Camp builds relationships with Christ while celebrating diversity

August 05, 2019
Beaver Creek Youth Camp and Christian Retreat is an interdenominational camp in the Mountain Sky Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. Glorifying God, celebrating diversity and having patience all came together for a ...

Amanda Daniell to tour Mountain Sky Conference camps

Amanda Daniell to tour Mountain Sky Conference camps

July 16, 2019
This July and August, Amanda Daniell will tour the Mountain Sky Conference camps as she begins her new role as Coordinator of Young People's Ministries and Camping Ministry.

Volunteers needed for Camp Hope at Buckhorn for 40th anniversary

Volunteers needed for Camp Hope at Buckhorn for 40th anniversary

May 20, 2019
Camp Hope has been serving campers with unique abilities for the past 40 years! We are looking for volunteers, especially nurses, for Camp Hope! We have many positions that still need to be filled. Camp managers are planning a ...

Thanks to Andy Millman for his ministry!

Thanks to Andy Millman for his ministry!

April 29, 2019
It is with sadness and appreciation that we announce that Andy Millman will be stepping down as staff for Young People's Ministry and Camping & Retreats, effective May 3, 2019. He first came on board in October 2015 to join the ...

Camp on the Boulder partners with Faith Chapel for continued growth

Camp on the Boulder partners with Faith Chapel for continued growth

January 04, 2019
The Board of Trustees of Camp on the Boulder, and the leadership of Faith Chapel of Billings, Montana, have signed an agreement for the lease to purchase the current camp property.

Prepare for 2019 on a Worship Planning Retreat

Prepare for 2019 on a Worship Planning Retreat

January 04, 2019
If you enjoy worship planning, but have a hard time setting aside time to plan more than a couple weeks in advance, Sacred Stones Ministries invites you to a Worship Planning Retreat with the Rev. Kerry Greenhill in 2019.

Lessons learned at Pinecliff go beyond summer camp

Lessons learned at Pinecliff go beyond summer camp

October 09, 2018
Pinecliff is a beautiful camp where I have the pleasure of working alongside amazing volunteers who dedicate their time to positively impact the lives of each camper. This past summer, we had nearly 80 volunteers who served our ...

First UMC Colorado Springs to host retreat for all affected by HIV

December 04, 2017
The Rocky Mountain Conference of The United Methodist Church is partnering with First United Methodist Church in Colorado Springs to sponsor a three-day retreat the weekend of April 27 at John Wesley Ranch for all people affected ...

Until It's Green Again: Camp Meeting in Montana

Until It's Green Again: Camp Meeting in Montana

September 06, 2017
"Commitment to True Worship" was this year's theme of the Blackfeet United Methodist Parish's third annual Camp Meeting from Aug. 24 to 27. The commitment of the entire BUMP congregation will be to worship in truth this year ...

Wyoming churches, camp prepare for solar eclipse next weekend

August 13, 2017
As North America anticipates the total solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, churches in the path of totality in Wyoming are preparing to welcome visitors and celebrate this phenomenon.

Lip sync event nets $1,500 for Buckhorn Camp scholarships

February 22, 2016
January 30 was a transformative night in the life of Longs Peak United Methodist Church in Longmont, Colorado.

College students gather for winter retreat at Buckhorn Camp

February 12, 2016
Over the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend, students from three campus ministries in Colorado braved snowy roads and chilly temperatures to gather together at Buckhorn United Methodist Camp Retreat Center.

Conference youth 'RE:Ignite' their faith at weekend retreat

November 30, 2015
From Nov. 6 to 8, high school youth from across the Rocky Mountain Conference gathered at Buckhorn United Methodist Camp and Retreat Center for Ignite 2015.

Berthoud First United Methodist Church ends summer with vespers service

Berthoud First United Methodist Church ends summer with vespers service

September 04, 2015
God's gifts of beauty, music, and fellowship were plentiful at the vespers service led by First United Methodist Church of Berthoud, Colorado, on Aug. 30 in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Young Adult Queer Pride Camp

Young Adult Queer Pride Camp

Young Adult Queer Pride Camp is welcome to LGBTQIA young adult United Methodists. Here, you will be affirmed for being exactly whom God created you to be. Here, you will be able to enjoy God's creation at beautiful Camp Sky ...