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.”

Unitarian Universalists are a people of theological, spiritual, and philosophical diversity. 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

I have just returned from Boston, where I visited the new Unitarian Universalist Association headquarters and saw the Ministerial Fellowship Committee, an important milestone in the formation of a UU minister. The interview went well, and I had a few adventures in Boston while I was there. I stayed at the Beacon Hill Friends House, a Quaker intentional community with guest rooms in an 1810 mansion on Beacon Hill, one the oldest neighborhoods in Boston, with narrow cobbled streets and street lamps still lit by gas. Many literary figures – and many, many Unitarians – lived on Beacon Hill in … Continue reading

Upcoming Special Events

  • Blessing of the Animals


    • Join us at the beautiful CARE facility in Spring Valley to share our love for our animal friends.  
    • Please bring a bag of cat/dog food or a cash donation for CARE, and a brunch finger snack to share if you are able!



  • Sara Thomsen in Concert

    Join us in welcoming Sara Thomsen to the Roaring Fork Valley!

    With a voice rich as the best midwest soil, Sara’s songs carry you inward and outward—in, to the particulars of your own life, and out—into the shared humanity of us all. Her performance style is easygoing and full of humor and depth, capturing the audience’s engagement. Sara’s music gently enfolds and unfolds the listener.

    “Thomsen’s soulful voice, poetic lyrics and unforgettable melodies cut through to the heart and the soul of human experience,” proclaims the Minnesota Women’s Press. Read more at sarathomsen.com

    Tickets $15 on line  at www.davinikent.com – Upcoming Events, or $18 at the door.

    Sponsored by TRUU and Davi Nikent.