Welcome to TRUU!Our Mission Statement:

“To provide a vibrant and sustainable spiritual institution that is a caring and open-minded community dedicated to the exploration of ethics, values, life choices, and social justice, and is a springboard for personal and societal transformation.”

Rev. Dr. Stephan Papa

Rev. Dr. Stephan Papa

We are Two Rivers Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Western Colorado. Our church serves communities along the Colorado and Roaring Fork Rivers, including Aspen, Basalt, El Jebel, Carbondale, Redstone, Glenwood Springs, New Castle, Silt, and Rifle.

TRUU services are held at Third Street Center in Carbondale CO, located at 520 South Third St.

Minister’s Reflections – March 2015

As Two Rivers Unitarian Universalist enters a time of transition, I cannot help but look back with gratitude and forward with hope. What first attracted me to TRUU was our shared purpose of working for the future of Unitarian Universalism. And then there is the place! The Roaring Fork Valley is beautiful. I love the mountains, the rivers, the hiking, the skiing, and Mount Sopris, whose majestic presence has come to feel like the very center-point of the planet to me. And then there are the people—gracious, gregarious, interesting and interested, capable and committed. You have created a wonderful community. … Continue reading

Upcoming Special Events

  • Annual Fellowship Dinner


    Please plan to attend this fun and inspiring event! We will meet in the Calaway Room at the Third Street Center at 5:30 p.m. for libations and conversation and sit down to eat at 6:00.  The program will begin at 6:30, and will include conversation about our search for a part-time resident minister for TRUU. Pledge packets will be distributed and explained in small groups.


    TRUU will provide a main course Mexican buffet and beverages.  Potluck items will be appetizers and desserts.

    More details on this event will be coming, so stay tuned!!

  • TRUU Congregational Meeting

    Special Congregational Meeting for the purpose of approving next year’s budget. It should not take long, and all members are needed to attend and vote. The Annual Meeting has been moved to later in the spring, on a date to be announced shortly.