Leadership Development announces 11 Culture of Courageous Leadership grants

July 27, 2020
Submitted by:
Rev. Annie Arnoldy, Superintendent of Leadership Development
Rev. AJ Bush, Leadership Development Chair 

This summer, the Leadership Development Team of the Mountain Sky Conference awarded 11 Culture of Courageous Leadership Grants to churches across our region. These grants went to fund new, innovative, and courageous ministry ideas throughout our conference including creating a tech library for people to check out computers and laptops, expanding a congregation’s capability to do live stream worship, and expanding a congregation’s capability to do drive-in worship. Grants, in the amount of $500, were awarded to the following churches:
1.     Arvada United Methodist Church — Arvada, CO
2.     First United Methodist Church — Salt Lake City, UT
3.     First United Methodist of Loveland — Loveland, CO
4.     First United Methodist Church Prairie Campus — Colorado Springs, CO
5.     Laramie United Methodist Church — Laramie, WY
6.     Mt. View UMC — Boulder, CO
7.     Parker United Methodist Church — Parker, CO
8.     Salida UMC — Salida, CO
9.     SonRise — Pueblo West, CO
10.  Trinity United Methodist Church — Loveland, CO
11.  Trinity United Methodist Church — West Valley City, UT
Thank you to these churches for their courageous leadership. We are proud to support you and your continued work for God in this challenging season.