A Creation Justice Church

         1500 9th Ave Longmont CO     


Our Clergy and Staff Team

Rev. Sarah Verasco, Senior Pastor

“Church  is  not  a  solitary  journey  or  a  building, church  is  a  lived  experience  within  the  context  of  community.”  ~  Sarah


Rev. Sarah Verasco is the Sr. Minister.  Sarah came to Colorado in May, 2018 after serving several UCC churches and leading dozens of congregations through the Open and Affirming process in Connecticut.  

Sarah and her spouse, Beth, love life in Colorado and enjoy exploring the mountains and trails through hiking, snowshoeing, and cycling.


If you would like to contact Rev. Sarah please click here.  

Rev. Amelia Richardson-Dress, Minister for Community Faith Formation

Rev. Amelia Richardson Dress is the Minister of Community Faith Formation at UCC Longmont. An ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, she is passionate about walking alongside people on their faith journeys.  She’s particularly interested in spiritual development throughout life stages and in doing progressive Christian theology with children and adults. 


Amelia is the author of "The Hopeful Family: Raising Resilient Children in Uncertain Times" and a picture book, "This Is the Mystery of Easter." You can take a look at her blog for UCC Longmont for a deeper look at our children and youth ministries.


If you would like to contact Rev. Amelia please click here

Robert Hjelmstad, Keyboardist

Robert is an exceptionally talented and accredited Keyboardist. He possesses a Bachelor of Music from Western Michigan, a Masters Degree from the University of Georgia, and Doctorate from the University of Colorado-Boulder. 

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