Spiritual Connections

There are a variety of paths available if you are seeking a spiritual home or touchstone while at ASU. United Campus Ministry can guide you in finding a good fit whether on campus, within Alamosa or in a neighboring town. Nearby Crestone, CO is a unique place where 25+ spiritual centers exist in close proximity. Here you will find a Hindu ashram, several Buddhist centers, a Catholic monastery, Japanese Shumeii, among others. There are Jewish and Muslim kindred spirits willing to connect with interested students. Don’t miss the Crestone experience while at ASU!

Buddhist

Crestone Mountain Zen Center
2000 East Dreamway, Crestone CO 81131
http://dharmasangha.org

Jewish

Julie Mordecai (community contact)
email:  mordecai@gojade.org
12 Cottonwood Place
719-580-2144

Muslim

Contact Campus Ministry
719-587-7516
campusministry@adams.edu

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship 

"A liberal, non-creedal community that honors reason, dialogue and personal experience."

Service Time
Sundays at 10:30am

Located at:
Alamosa Presyterian Church
514 Main Street
Alamosa, CO

Contact: Jan Oen or Aaron Miltenberger (on-campus contact)

Alamosa Church of Christ

“Where friends meet and worship!”

Worship Time
Sunday 10:30 - 11:30a.m
Devotional 1pm - 2pm
Tuesday 6pm - Dinner & Discussion

Wednesday 7pm - Bible Study
Healing Hearts 7pm

Located at:
408 Victoria Street
719-589-4236

Alamosa Christian Reformed Church

"A Community who deeply cares for one another and the community around them."

Worship Services
Sunday 9:00am (Bible Study)
Sunday 10:15am

Located at:
1861 Country Road 10 S. (in Waverly area southwest of Alamosa)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-3493
Rev. Philip VanderWindt, Pastor

Alamosa Presbyterian Church

"We love and welcome ASU students!"

Worship Time
Sunday 10:30am

Located at:
330 San Juan Ave.
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-4384
www.alampres.org
1church@alampres.org

Rev. Donald Hannah, Pastor

Alamosa United Pentecostal Church

Worship Time
Sunday 11:00am
Tuesday 7:30pm (Bible Study)

Located at:
184 E. 2nd Street
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-0475
Rev. Carl Sutter, Pastor

Anabaptist Fellowship (Mennonite)

"Grounded in the Mennonite tradition, we seek to be a welcoming and open community of faith, living as peace builders in the way of Jesus Christ."

Worship Time
Sunday 4:30pm - informal, largely young-adult driven with singing,scripture, discussion, and prayer, followed by a simple meal

Located at:
Alamosa Presbyterian Church - upstairs in north end of building
330 San Juan Ave.
Alamosa, CO 81101

alamosafellowship@gmail.com or find us on Facebook

To learn more about Mennonites in contemporary society, visit www.thirdwaycafe.com/menno

College Heights Baptist Church

"A friendly, caring church providing Bible-based worship and fellowship."

Worship Time
9:30am - Sunday School
11:00am - worship

Located at:
2045 Church Ave (corner of Church & Victoria)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-6814
chbc4jesuf@yahoo.com

Christian Challenge at ASU

"Bible-based discussions and food!"

Meeting Time
Thursdays at 6:30pm - Student group meets in Coronado Lobby for scripture, discussion, prayer and Free food.

  • Ski trips
  • Retreats
  • Service to Community

Leader: Kalen Maleug, kalensart@gmail.com

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

College/University/Young Adult outreach & ministry
Worship/Meetings
Institute, a student outreach located near the ASU campus across from Nielsen Library

Contact for Young Adult Ward:
Larry Mortensen
719-589-3046
lsmorten@adams.edu

Church of Scientology

Located at:
511 Main St. #12
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-587-5554
doctorgoodbones@gmail.com

The Feed Store Monte Vista

"Non-denominational spiritual church"

Worship Times
Sunday - 9am and 11am
Wednesday - 7pm
Office Hours
Tuesday - Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm

Located at:
4900 East County Rd 2 South
Monte Vista, CO 81144

Contact:
719-852-2361
thefeedstore@morganministries.com

Eli & Angelica Heredia,Youth Pastors
719-852-2361
eli@morganministries.com

First United Methodist Church

"Traditional and contemporary young-adult friendly worship"

Worship Times
Sunday - 8:00am and 10:15am

Located at:
2005 Mullins Avenue (Across from ASU soccer field)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-2243
fumc@fone.net
Rev. Nancy Mead, Pastor

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

Meeting Time
Tuesday 7:30pm
Sunday 10:00am

Located at:
10922 E. US Highway 160
Alamosa, CO 81101

General Contact: 719-589-2108

Living Water Bible Fellowship

"The church has a strong FCA program for college athletes as well as for non-athletes. College students are invited to take part in all activities and serve in its various programs. Traditional and contemporary music."

Worship Times
Saturday - 5pm
Sunday - 9am and 10:30am
Puddles Nursery available all services
Lilypad, Kidsplash and Passage - Saturday service and Sunday at 10:30am

Located
2910 Clark St. (near Wal-Mart)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-6351
office@livingwateralamosa.org

Rev. Geron Parkins, Pastor
lwbf@gojade.org

River of Life Assembly of God

"Bible-based with relevant, contemporary worship in a casual setting."

Worship Times
Sunday - 10am
Wednesday 7pm

Located at:
2602 Clark St.
Alamosa, Colorado

Contact:
719-589-3636
riveroflife@bresnan.net
Rev. Patrick Divine, Pastor

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

"A richly diverse parish that blesses and celebrates all of life."

Mass schedule:
Saturday - 5:15 pm and 7:00 pm (Spanish)
Sunday – 8:00 am (Bilingual Spanish/English); 10:30 am (English) and 5:00 pm (English - youth focused)
Tuesdays - 4:30pm in Buswell Chapel
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - 7:00am in Buswell Chapel
Religious Education classes (adults & kids) - Sundays between morning masses
Confessions - Saturdays at 4pm or by appointment

Visit Sacred Heart Web Page or Facebook Page for calendar of parish events

Located at:
715 4th St. (across from Courthouse)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-5829
sacredheartchurch81101@gmail.com

Rev. Fr. Michael Chrisman, Pastor

Catholic Campus Ministry

"You matter to us! We strive to be a welcoming, inclusive and supportive university ministry caring about the world and one another as called by Christ."

General mission of CCM on campus:

  • Forming the faith community
  • Appropriating the faith
  • Forming the Christian conscience
  • Educating for Justice
  • Facilitating personal development
  • Developing leaders for the future

ASU Newman “Grizz Catholic” is the official AS&F recognized Catholic organization on campus.  Newman meets for 5:00 Mass every Sunday followed by a free, home-cooked meal at the ASU C.A.S.A. Center. 
For more information and upcoming events,  find us on Facebook:  ASU Newman Grizz Catholic

Located at:
Office of United Campus Ministry
Student Life Center of the SUB

Contact:
719-587-7516
campusministry@adams.edu

Shirley Atencio, Campus Minister
saatenci@adams.edu
Krystal Nuccitelli, Newman President
nuccitellikr@grizzlies.adams.edu

San Luis Valley Baptist Church

Worship Times
Sunday School - 10:00am
Services: Sunday 11:00am and 6:00pm
Wednesday 7:00pm

Located at:
930 State Ave.
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-480-4966
Rev. McDonald, Pastor

Seventh-day Adventist Church

"Truth seeking, vibrant congregation, open fellowship worship"

Located at:
Clark & Foster
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-2772
http://alamosa22.adventistchurchconnect.org

St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church

"A welcoming church for seekers of all varieties."

Worship Times
Sunday 9am - Morning Prayer
Sunday 11am - Holy Eucharist at The Bridge

Located at:
607 4th Street
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
Erin Smith
zapata@gojade.org
episcopalchurch.org

Trinity Lutheran Church

Worship Times
Sunday 10:00am
8:45am Bible Study

Located at:
52 El Rio Dr. (across Coronado Hall)
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact:
719-589-4611
tlcalmco@yahoo.com

Rev. Karl Wright, Pastor