Preaching for Reign of Christ Sunday
Rev. Erin Gilmore,
Associate Conference Minister
Rocky Mountain Conference, UCC
As Conference Minister for the UCC Rocky Mountain Conference of churches, Sue has responsibility for guiding, leading, and encouraging the Conference to live out Christ’s call to service, mission, and ministry here in the Rocky Mountains. Alongside the RMC Board, Sue has helped the Conference complete the re-visioning process begun at the June 2013 Annual Meeting, and led us to plant Mission Seeds in 2015. In January 2016, Sue was nominated jointly by the Board and Search Committee for settled Conference Minister of the Conference. On Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Sue was voted unanimously as Conference Minister by the voting delegation. She was installed on August 20, 2016 at La Foret Conference & Retreat Center in Black Forest, Colorado. Read her full professional bio.
The Rev. Charles Buck is president and CEO of United Church Funds. Rev. Buck's leadership with the UCC has spanned 30 years at the local church, conference and national levels. He has served as pastor of churches in Northern California and Hawaii for over 15 years, then as conference minister for Hawaii and New Hampshire for a total of 14 years.