To Be Rooted in Natural Cycles

All of us are governed by cycles that we don’t create.

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An Unwavering Belief in The Land’s Promise

Some of my favorite memories involve growing, cooking and sharing food.

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The Land: A United Methodist Faith Community

The Land is a budding faith community located in
Aurora, Colorado gathering people together around food, faith and farming.

Vision

To cultivate a faith community that nourishes sacred relationships between the Creator and all of Creation.

Mission

To draw people together from all walks of life to cultivate spiritual community through faith, farming, and food.

Where We're Located

840 S Powhaton Rd, Aurora, CO 80018

 

How do you get to the Land? There are a few ways!

 

  • You can take I-225 North and exit on Iliff Avenue heading East. Iliff Avenue will turn into Jewell. so just keep going straight for a long time. When you believe you have reached the end of civilization, take a Left onto Powhaton Road and The Land will be on your right hand side, marked by a green cattle fence.
  • You can take E-470 (which is a Toll Road) and exit off on Jewell. Take a right onto Jewell going straight until you reach Powhaton Road. Take a Left on Powhaton. The Land is on your right hand side and is marked with a green cattle fence.

*You will know you are getting close to taking a left onto Powhaton Road when you pass the Murphy Creek Golf Course and Residential Neighborhood.

1200 S Powhaton Rd, Aurora, CO 80018

Upcoming Events at the Land

Wendell Berry

Always in the big woods when you leave familiar ground and step off alone into a new place there will be, along with the feelings of curiosity and excitement, a little nagging of dread. It is the ancient fear of the Unknown, and it is your first bond with the wilderness you are going into.

Blog

To be Rooted in Natural Cycles

All of us are governed by cycles that we don’t create. Whether it’s the school year or the fiscal year, the work schedule or the football season, we live in cycles that are mostly out of our control. Today, of course, most of our cycles are created by other human...
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An Unwavering Belief in The Land’s Promise

Some of my favorite memories involve growing, cooking and sharing food. So when the idea to start The Land project began, I knew it was a cause I could get behind. Gathering people around food, faith and farming is a wonderful way to celebrate life. It allows people...
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Worship on The Land Saturday, November 12th at 10am

Worship without distraction out at The Land! Join us for vision casting, communion, and a prayer walk. Friendly dogs welcome on leashes. Everyone is welcome to bring a snack to share,if you would like, for our mini-potluck as we gather together for food, faith, and...
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Spacious Places ( A Sermon Based on Luke 16:19-31)

Trust God, trust Love, and show up to the open the gates set before you. You might be shocked to find the hand that reaches out and the story that meets you in that spacious place we all belong.

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Renee Tahja: A Testimony of the Land

Love is the greater than all of the pain in the world. To me “The Land” is a place of Love.

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The Land: Step One Talk

The Land envisions a faith community that nourishes sacred relationships between the Creator and all of Creation.

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Mary Jane Harmony: A Testimony of The Land

Looking across the raw land as it is today, it is easy to visualize the future.

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The Land in Illiff’s Annual Report

The Iliff School of Theology Annual Report 2015-2016
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The Land Becomes a Nonprofit Corporation

We are excited to report that The Land has officially incorporated as a nonprofit. See more from conference newsletter here. We are also excited to announce the award of a $2,500 in-kind marketing donation from Rethink...
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The Land Celebrates $250,000 Legacy Grant

For two years, The Land development team has dreamed of developing a faith community around faith, farming, and food on the 9.7 acres of Rocky Mountain Conference-owned property in Aurora, Colorado.

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World Food Day

“…the decision to attend to the health of one’s habitat and food chain is a spiritual choice.”
–Barbara Kingsolver, The Essential Agrarian Reader

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All Kinds of Hungry

“When it was time, he sat down, all the apostles with him, and said, “You’ve no idea how much I have looked forward to eating this Passover meal with you before I enter my time of suffering. It’s the last one I’ll eat until we all eat it together in the kingdom of God.”

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Open Box Insert Into Microwave

I grew up in an “open-the-box-insert-into-microwave” kind of house.

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On the Way Home

Some things I thought driving home from Annual Conference…presented to you in run on sentences.

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Mission Moment: The Land

When my sister told my dad she was pregnant, she made sure I was there. I don’t know what type of protection she imagined I would offer her but seeing as I was equally afraid for her life I decided accompanying her was the compassionate thing to do

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Apple Tree UMC

About a month into Confirmation class I decided that the absolute BEST gift I could give my eight kiddo’s would be an apple tree.

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Interview with UMC Communications

The Rev. Stephanie Price has always had a heart for serving others.

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Fresh Ideas

Stephanie Price is a young mother and United Methodist pastor who believes churches should promote physical health alongside spiritual fitness. Price has developed a program that links local farmers to churches in their communities.

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