Carolyn Snowbarger

Council Chair and Education Ministry

Carolyn Snowbarger

Council Chair coordinates the monthly business meetings of the council.

Education Ministry offers opportunities for members and friends to continue spiritual growth through education and discussion.

Includes organizing book studies, Bible studies, wanderers’ nights, ministry to children and families, films, discussion groups, presentations, and trips.

Jen Parker

Council Vice Chair and Congregational Life Ministry

Jen Parker

Congregational Life Ministry oversees fellowship opportunities of UCSJ.

A great team which provides social ministry activities and treats for the congregation.

Dave Young

Building & Maintenance Ministry

Dave Young

Responsible for the operation and maintenance of UCSJ buildings, property, and equipment.

Linda Ingo

Care Ministry

Linda Ingo

Provides support and assistance for members and friends who are in need.

Includes greeting card writers, transportation providers, “Cooks Who Care,” Memorial Service Team, prayer shawl crocheters and more.

Dennis Eliason

Denominations Relations Ministry

Dennis Eliason

The Denominations Relations Chair is the liaison between UCSJ and our four denominations (Presbyterian Church (USA); Evangelical Lutheran Church of America; United Church of Christ; and the United Methodist Church).

Finance Ministry

Floyd Day

Coordinates budget and finance.

Alice Goertz

Membership Development Ministry

Alice Goertz

Works with the pastor to recruit, develop, and retain members and friends.

Always looking for volunteers to greet people at the front door on Sundays.

Donna Whiskeman

Mission & Outreach Ministry

Donna Whiskeman

Relays information about mission causes to the congregation, distributes funds from the mission budget, and provides publicity to community about UCSJ.

We can always use more people to help and/or suggest ideas for continuing our tradition of serving others.

Worship & Music Ministry


The Worship & Music Ministry works with the pastor to provide meaningful church services.

Charlie Carson

Recording Secretary

Joan Moyer

Responsible for taking notes at council meetings and preparing minutes for church records.

About us

In 2003 a group of Christians in our area met to discuss the possibility of starting a new church to serve the needs of people, love Christ, focus on more traditional worship, and respect and be open to others.

Worshipers from all Faiths are Welcome! Worship service is Sundays at 10 AM. Registration is encouraged. 10 AM is also live-streamed on Facebook.

Contact us

295 N. Lena Street (Corner of Lena & Charles Streets), Ridgway, Colorado 81432
PO Box 295, Ridgway, CO, 81432

Office Hours for January 2021:
Wednesdays (9 AM – 1 PM) and Fridays (11 AM – 1 PM)


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