Changes and Deaths

Ministerial Updates for January 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in January 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

LM, Louis Aita, P, Emmanuel UCC, Mountain Top, PA
OM, J. Askew, P, Congregational Christian UCC, Windsor, VA
OM, Kenneth Briggs, P, Congregational Christian UCC, Truro, IA
U, Mike Brost, SU, Congregational UCC, Blairsburg, IA
OM, Paul Burden, P, Saint Peter and Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Jodi Bushdiecker, P, Community UCC, Bountiful, UT
U, Sharon Cates, SU, First Congregational UCC, Whiting, IA
OM, Sandy Cheatham, P, United Church of Christ, Blaine, WA
OM, Brenda Clark, P, Grace United Church of Christ, Greencastle, PA
OM, Arthur Clippinger, IN, Grace United Church of Christ, Massillon, OH
LM, Cynthia Coffin-Langdon, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Duluth, MN
U, John Cole, SP, First United Church of Oak Park, Oak Park, IL
U, Jeremiah Cooper, P, First Congregational UCC, Mitchellville, IA
MID, Candace Datz, CE, First Congregational UCC, Colorado Springs, CO
LM, Jennifer Davidson, OL, First-Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lincoln, NE
OM, Thomas Dean, P, Rangeley Congregational UCC, Rangeley, ME
U, John Deuble, IN, Saint James UCC, Saline, MI
OM, Louis Dorsch, SU, College Hill UCC, Bloomville, OH
OM, Louis Dorsch, SU, Saint John's UCC, Bloomville, OH
OM, Kaji Dousa, SP, Park Avenue Christian Church, Manhattan, NY
OM, James Dunn, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Pottstown, PA
LM, Lisa Eleck, OL, First Church of Christ in Hartford, UCC, Hartford, CT
U, Ann Ferraro, MM, South Britain Congregational Church, Southbury, CT
OM, Marta Fioriti, CE, Broadmoor Community UCC, Colorado Springs, CO
OM, Larissa Forsythe, AP, Congregational Church in South Glastonbury UCC, South Glastonbury, CT
MID, Karen Fournier, OL, First Congregational UCC, Oxford, MA
OM, Thomas Fritz, IN, Saint John's UCC, Black Creek, WI
U, Ray Fulbright, P, Saint John's UCC, Niles, MI
U, Linda Garrison, P, Clemons UCC, Clemons, IA
OM, Marlea Gilbert, IN, First Congregational UCC, Milton, WI
U, David Grandon, P, Community Cong UCC, Manchester, IA
MS, David Green, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Doylestown, PA
U, Rodney Gross, IN, Lazarus UCC, Lineboro, MD
OM, Charles Guerreno, IN, First Congregational UCC, Saint Joseph, MI
U, Susan Hartley, IN, Black Forest Community UCC, Colorado Springs, CO
U, Abigail Henrich, IN, Stratford Street UCC, West Roxbury, MA
OM, Genavieve Heywood, P, Veradale United Church of Christ, Spokane Valley, WA
OM, Michelle Holdorf, P, First Congregational UCC, Wisconsin Rapids, WI
OM, Karen Howe, P, First Congregational UCC, Pueblo, CO
LM, Allen Hoyt, IN, Congregational Christian Church of Somerset UCC, Somerset, MA
U, Ted Izumikawa, AP, Union Church of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Tomi Jacobs-Ziobro, P, Higganum Congregational Church, Higganum, CT
OM, Tomi Jacobs-Ziobro, P, First Congregational Church of Haddam, UCC, Haddam, CT
OM, David Jennys, P, New Joy Community Church UCC, Sioux Falls, SD
OM, Teresa Jones, IN, Church of the Painted Hills UCC, Tucson, AZ
OM, Tamera Keller-Love, P, Harvard Family UCC, Oak Park, IL
OM, Lisa Kerestesi, SU, First Hungarian Reformed Church of Homestead UCC, Munhall, PA
OM, Jeffrey Kistler, IN, Ziegel United Church of Christ, Breinigsville, PA
OM, Liza Knapp, P, The First Church of Deerfield, Deerfield, MA
OM, Deborah Kohler, IN, First Congregational UCC, Coloma, MI
MID, Kathryn Light, P, Elm Street Congregational UCC, Southbridge, MA
U, James Luder, P, Saint John UCC, Fort Madison, IA
OM, Diane Martin, P, Church in the Wildwood Community UCC, Green Mountain Falls, CO
MID, Susan Maxwell, P, Centre Street Congregational UCC, Machias, ME
OM, Peter Mercer, P, First Congregational Church, Durham, ME
U, Yvonne Miloyevich, P, First Federated Church, Hudson, MA
OM, M. Molsberry, IN, First Congregational UCC, DeWitt, IA
U, Steven Moore, P, The Church in the Gardens, Queens, NY
U, Lydia Mulkey, CE, First United Church of Oak Park, Oak Park, IL
U, Gerald Neal, SU, United Congregational Methodist Church UCC, Lewis, IA
OM, Danielle Neff, P, Mount Zion UCC, York, PA
U, Jon Noble, SU, United Trinity Church, Hamburg, IA
OM, Paula Norbert, P, First Congregational Church, Kennebunkport, ME
U, Robert Nystrom, SP, United Church of Ovid, Ovid, MI
MID, Allen O'Brien, DT, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Cora Oliver, IN, First Congregational UCC, Salem, OR
OM, Kelli Parrish Lucas, AP, Community Church UCC, Altadena, CA
OM, Joshua Pittman, P, Friedens UCC, Saint Charles, MO
U, Alicia Reese, Y, First United Church of Oak Park, Oak Park, IL
OM, Robert Rock, SU, Faith UCC, Frederick, MD
U, Hafidha Saadiqah, P, The Village Church, Maumee, OH
OM, Deborah Schwartz, P, Friedens Reformed UCC, Sumneytown, PA
U, Evelyn Simpson, SU, Saint John UCC, Fort Madison, IA
OM, Nancy Taylor, P, First Congregational UCC, Oshkosh, WI
LM, Testy Test, IN, First Congregational UCC, Alameda, CA
POC, Eric Wefald, P, Payson Park Church, Belmont, MA
U, Tom Williams, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Brillion, WI
MID, Andrew Wilson, DT, Saint Peter Evangelical UCC, Granite City, IL

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Ministerial Updates for December 2016

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in December 2016.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, Cleante Apollon, OL, Covenant Baptist UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Dianne Arakawa, DT, Niantic Community Church, Niantic, CT
OM, Michele Bagby Allan, P, First Congregational UCC, Norwood, MA
OM, Mark Barclay, AP, Trinity UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, Laura Biddle, IN, Nahant Village Church UCC, Nahant, MA
LM, Sharon Bismark, OL, United Church of Christ Cong, Sandstone, MN
OM, Robin Blundon, DT, Northford Congregational Church, UCC, Northford, CT
OM, Adam Bohland, P, Zion Evangelical UCC, Saint Joseph, MI
OM, Barbara Brakey, P, Immanuel UCC, Darlington, WI
LM, Hiram Brett, DT, Whitneyville UCC, Hamden, CT
LM, Sherian Buller, Y, United Church of Christ, Port Orange, FL
OM, Kathy Burton, P, New Vision Congregational Church UCC, Yulee, FL
MID, Laura Cadmus, P, First Congregational Church of Berlin UCC, Berlin, VT
OM, Cheryl Caronna, P, First Congregational Church of Canterbury, UCC, Canterbury, CT
OM, Donna Cassity, IN, Avon Congregational Church, Avon, CT
U, Michael Chamberlain, IN, Saint Luke UCC, Jeffersonville, IN
OM, Holgie Choi, P, First Congregational UCC, Escondido, CA
LM, Janee Clark, OL, Immanuel UCC, Louisville, KY
OM, John Collins, DT, Oxford UCC Congregational, Oxford, CT
U, Gerald Demarest, P, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
U, Jennifer Desimas, OL, First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford, UCC, West Hartford, CT
MID, Stephen Finlan, SP, The First Congregational Church of Plainfield, Plainfield, CT
U, Belle Fox-Martin, DT, West Stockbridge Congregational UCC, West Stockbridge, MA
OM, Barbara Frey, CE, Spring Glen Church UCC, Hamden, CT
OM, Abby Gackenheimer, DT, The Congregational Church of Plainville, UCC, Plainville, CT
U, Robert Ganung, SU, First Congregational Church of Watertown, UCC, Watertown, CT
OM, Venita-Enola George, OL, Peoples Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Timothy Gilbert, P, Congregational Church of Union UCC, Union, CT
MID, Elizabeth Gleich, AP, First Church of Christ Congregational, Glastonbury, Glastonbury, CT
MID, Elizabeth Gleich, CE, Congregational Church in South Glastonbury UCC, South Glastonbury, CT
OM, Care Goodstal-Spinks, IN, First Congregational Church of East Haven, East Haven, CT
OM, M. Ashley Grant, AP, First United Church of Christ, Milford, CT
LM, J. Heintz, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Fair Haven, VT
U, Terry Hocker, SP, Bound by Truth and Love Ministries UCC, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Kenneth Ingram, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Laramie, WY
LM, Joy Johnson, AP, Community United Church UCC, Erie, PA
OM, Rebecca Johnston, IN, Bethlehem UCC, Kiel, WI
OM, Jake Joseph, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Collins, CO
OM, Norris Keirn, P, Bethany UCC, West Terre Haute, IN
OM, Jamie Kent, P, Trinity UCC, Mount Vernon, IN
OM, Alice Lester, P, First Congregational Church of Pittsfield UCC, Pittsfield, ME
OM, Robert Livingston, DT, First Congregational UCC, Chicopee, MA
LM, William Marshall, P, Saint Lucas UCC, Fort Branch, IN
LM, William Marshall, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Fort Branch, IN
OM, Christian McArdle, SP, First Congregational Church UCC, Anoka, MN
U, Cynthia Meyers, IN, Central Congregational UCC, Topeka, KS
OM, Don Miller, IN, Midland Community UCC, Sterling, KS
OM, Linda Mootry-Dodd, AP, Trinity UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, Theodore Mosebach, SU, Enfield Congregational Church UCC, Enfield, CT
OM, M. Ruth Nye, AP, United Congregational Church of Tolland UCC, Tolland, CT
U, George Oliver, SP, Christ's Community UCC, Chicopee, MA
U, Thomas Nathan Oliver, P, The Federated Church of Willington UCC, Willington, CT
POC, Henry Pascual, P, First Congregational UCC, Dalton, MA
OM, Suzanne Personette, IN, Middlefield Federated Church, Middlefield, CT
OM, Mark Pilletere, P, Center Congregational UCC, Torrington, CT
OM, Kristen Provost Switzer, AP, Newtown Congregational UCC, Newtown, CT
OM, Charles Purinton, IN, Second Congregational UCC, Hyde Park, VT
OM, Kurt Shaffert, IN, Warren United Church, UCC, Warren, VT
LM, Julie Shields, P, Evangelical UCC, Marysville, KS
MS, Bonnie Simerly, P, United Church, Wayland, MI
OM, Nicolette Siragusa, P, Bolton Congregational Church of the UCC, Bolton, CT
OM, Jerry Smith, P, South Britain Congregational Church, Southbury, CT
OM, Nancy Svalberg, SP, The First Congregational Church of Ansonia, UCC, Ansonia, CT
DS, Christa Swenson, AP, Mystic Congregational Church UCC, Mystic, CT
OM, Cydney Van Dyke, AP, New Goshenhoppen Reformed UCC, East Greenville, PA
OM, Pamela Vollinger, DT, Berlin Congregational Church, Berlin, CT
OM, Laura Westby, IN, Congregational Church of New Fairfield, New Fairfield, CT
OM, David Westcott, DT, First Congregational UCC, Orange City, FL
OM, Sara Worcester, DT, Buckingham Congregational UCC, Glastonbury, CT
U, David Zerby, DT, United Church of Christ, Congregational UCC, Vermilion, OH

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for November 2016

Hackman, Heide R., 10/14/2016
Boston, James R., 10/18/2016
Westerberg, Donald H., 11/1/2016
Kimball, William R., 6/3/2009
Uthlaut, Laura S., 11/3/2016
Schatz, Raymond, 10/30/2016
Miller, Gary, 10/23/2016
Bascom, Eric W., 10/16/2016
Randen, Larry C ., 11/4/2016
Archibald, Helen A., 3/10/2014
Buffett, Roger, 5/8/16
Neevel, Mary A., 1012/2016
Stoll, Donald L., 10/19/16
Goebel, G. Dean, 10/28/16
Miller, Mary Alice, 11/11/16
Singer, Robert B. L., 11/25/16

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for November 2016

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in November 2016.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 
U, Dylan Ackley, CE, The First Congregational Church of Litchfield, UCC, Litchfield, CT
OM, Beverly Bammel, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Amherst, OH
OM, Katherine Beckett, P, Saint John's UCC, Minier, IL
OM, Phillip Bennett, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Smithboro, IL
OM, Leah Bilinski, SP, Fauntleroy UCC, Seattle, WA
OM, Mark Binder, P, Bethlehem UCC, Sutter, IL
OM, Dwight Borden, DT, Bethel Memorial UCC, Creve Coeur, IL
OM, Shawn Bracebridge, P, Dummerston Congregational Church, UCC, East Dummerston, VT
OM, Brian Burke, IN, Congregational UCC, Amherst, OH
OM, Brian Byrne, P, Saint Paul UCC, Pekin, IL
POC, Marty Carney, IN, Congregational UCC, Neenah, WI
MS, Robin Colerick, P, Trinity United Christian Church, Cheney, KS
U, Julian Cook, P, Saint Mark Congregational/Roxbury UCC, Boston, MA
OM, Kathleen Cunliffe, SP, First Congregational Church, Wallingford, Wallingford, CT
OM, Stephen Davis, IN, First Congregational UCC, Redgranite, WI
OM, Stephen Dexter, DT, First Congregational UCC, Springfield, IL
MS, Daniel Doty, SP, The Bath Church UCC, Akron, OH
OM, William Dunlap, SU, United Church of Christ, Deltona, FL
DS, John Dyce, SU, United Church of Christ, Ballantine, MT
OM, Kenneth Frey, P, Union Congregational UCC, Tavares, FL
OM, Camille Gianaris, DT, Trinity Congregational UCC, Winter Haven, FL
OM, James Gorman, IN, Saint Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
U, Paul Hackett, P, Church of the Savior, Alpharetta, GA
OM, Katherine Harding, IN, Hope United Church of Christ, Moline, IL
MS, William Harrold, P, United Church of Christ, Clay Center, NE
OM, J Hinton, CP, Mount Hope UCC, Whitsett, NC
OM, Deborah Howland, IN, United Church of Christ (Congregational), Delavan, WI
LM, Bonnie Jacque, IN, First Congregational UCC, Plymouth, WI
U, Linda Johnson, AP, United Church UCC, Marco Island, FL
OM, Misti Johnson-Arce, CE, Union Congregational UCC, West Palm Beach, FL
MID, Nicholas Knoblauch, DT, Powder River Congregational UCC, Broadus, MT
OM, Keith Koebel, CP, Saint Paul UCC, Saline, MI
OM, Pamela Koebel, CP, Saint Paul UCC, Saline, MI
LM, Thomas Lippert, MM, SouthShore United Church of Christ, Sun City Center, FL
POC, Emily Livingston, AP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Ellen Marsey, IN, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
U, Ron Martin-Dent, P, Union Congregational UCC, Froid, MT
U, Ron Martin-Dent, P, Union Congregational UCC, Medicine Lake, MT
OM, Sara Martz, CE, Community Church UCC, Vero Beach, FL
POC, Shannah McAleer, P, St. Paul UCC, Eudora, KS
OM, Laura McLeod, P, Brookfield Congregational Church UCC, Brookfield, WI
POC, Patrick Messer, AP, First-Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lincoln, NE
OM, Katie Miller, AP, First Central Congregational Church UCC, Omaha, NE
OM, Robert Miller, SU, Union Congregational Church, Buffalo, WY
LM, Mary Norville, DT, Grace UCC, Mount Jackson, VA
OM, Jessica Palys, P, First Congregational UCC, Hastings, NE
U, Dohn Ratliff, SU, First United Church of Christ, Hardin, MT
U, Dohn Ratliff, SU, Congregational Church, Custer, MT
OM, Susan Remick, IN, Acton Congregational Church UCC, Acton, MA
LM, Jeff Richter, SP, St. Paul's UCC of Gerald, Elm Mott, TX
OM, William Rishel, IN, Saint John United Church of Christ, New Holstein, WI
OM, Mark Roberts, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Fort Washington, PA
OM, James Robertson, AP, First Congregational Church of Watertown, UCC, Watertown, CT
MS, Laureen Roe, DT, Saint John's UCC, Germantown, OH
LM, John Sampson, P, Keene Valley Congregational Church UCC, Keene Valley, NY
U, Jennifer Sanders, P, Beloved Community, Birmingham, AL
OM, Kathryn Schreiber, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Martinez, CA
DS, Karen Schuder, SP, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Duluth, MN
OM, Sameerah Shareef, SP, Saint Stephen's Community UCC, Lansing, MI
OM, Robert Sherwood, P, Union-Congregational Church, Waupun, WI
OM, Jean Simpson, IN, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Peter St Martin, P, First Congregational UCC, Hartland, WI
OM, Peter St Martin, P, First Congregational Church of Genesee UCC, Inc., Genesee, WI
OM, John Steitz, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Sellersville, PA
OM, Karin Stork-Whitson, IN, Penbrook UCC, Harrisburg, PA
OM, Sandra Summers, CE, Memorial Congregational UCC, Sudbury, MA
U, Nancy Sykes, IN, The First Church of Deerfield, Deerfield, MA
U, Rick Sykes, IN, First Congregational Church, Sheridan, WY
OM, Casey Tinnin, P, Loomis Basin Congregational UCC, Loomis, CA
OM, Alvin Van Kuiken, SP, Community Congregational UCC, Pullman, WA
POC, Karl Watkins, P, United Church of Christ, Crofton, NE
OM, Judith West, AP, Mayflower Congregational UCC, Detroit, MI
U, Janis Whiteman, P, First United Church UCC, Belvidere, TN
POC, Seung Yang, AP, Federated Church, Columbus, NE
OM, James Yoder, IN, Church of the Redeemer UCC, Hershey, PA
The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.

Clergy Deaths for October 2016

Curtis Jr., Newell H., 10/1/2016
Boyd, Wayne E., 9/19/2016
Jennings, Charles W., 9/21/2016
Haskins, Robert F., 10/5/2016
Stoll, Donald L., 9/25/2016
Marshall, Chester L., 9/27/2016
Harris, C. Gordon, 10/9/2016
Jenks, William E., 10/16/2016
Winters, William E., 10/16/2016
Drewer, Thomas G., 10/4/2016
Sabean, Jane C., 9/19/2016
Hogue, Rayla K. Stewart, 10/14/2016
Mohr, Carl, 10/21/2016
Schnierer, Eugene S., 10/24/2016

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for October 2016

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in October 2016.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, David Beebe, SP, Epiphany UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Luke Bocher, IN, Congregational UCC, Mineral Point, WI
OM, Greg Bouck, SP, Monticello UCC, Browns Summit, NC
DS, Emily Corzine, AP, First Congregational Church UCC of Columbus, Columbus, OH
OM, Laurelyn Craig, P, First Congregational UCC, Haworth, NJ
OM, Bruce Dalious, IN, Saint Mark's UCC, Cressona, PA
OM, Rebecca David, IN, First Congregational UCC, DeWitt, IA
OM, Paula Elizabeth, IN, United Church of Christ of La Mesa, La Mesa, CA
OM, Kenneth Frey, P, Union Congregational UCC, Tavares, FL
OM, Julie Goranson, P, Grace United Church of Christ, Wausau, WI
OM, Stephanie Heishman-Litten, P, Saint John's UCC, Edinburg, VA
OM, Laurette Hill, DT, Community UCC, Morton, IL
OM, Raymond Jachowski, P, Saint John's UCC, Phoenixville, PA
OM, Julius Jackson, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Rochester, NY
OM, Kathryn King, P, First Congregational Church of West Haven, UCC, West Haven, CT
LM, Jeremy Kirk, P, West Dover Congregational Church Inc UCC, West Dover, VT
LM, Faletusi Liulamaga, P, First Samoan Cong'l Christian Church of San Luis Rey, Oceanside, CA
OM, Janice Mahle, P, East Aurora Christian Church, East Aurora, NY
OM, Ellen Marsey, IN, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Ronald Meyer, DT, UCC in Simi Valley, Simi Valley, CA
LM, Makana Milotta, IN, Ewa Community Church UCC, Ewa Beach, HI
OM, John Nelson, DT, Church On the Hill UCC, Lenox, MA
OM, Mark Pilletere, IN, Center Congregational UCC, Torrington, CT
DS, Kyle Powderly, P, Church of the Holy Trinity UCC, Hagerstown, MD
OM, Clifford Price, IN, St Paul UCC, Navarre, OH
OM, Lizaveta Randall, P, Berkeley Community Cong UCC, Denver, CO
OM, Melissa Riley, AP, First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn UCC, Glen Ellyn, IL
OM, Kathleen Rinear, AP, Saint John's UCC, Monroe, WI
U, Kyle Sears, P, La Canada Congregational Church, La Canada, CA
MS, Edwin Shriver, IN, First United Church of Christ, Sugarcreek, OH
OM, Jean Simpson, IN, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Martha Smith, SU, Allegheny United Church of Christ, Alleghenyville, PA
OM, Craig Sparks, DT, Zion UCC, Baltimore, MD
OM, Lynne Spencer-Smith, P, First Congregational UCC, Great Falls, MT
OM, Ann Utke, IN, St. John's UCC, Random Lake, WI
LM, Danielle Veenstra, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Watervliet, MI
OM, Stephen Washburn, IN, The First Congregational Church of Coventry, UCC, Coventry, CT
U, Gary Wilner, IN, First Congregational UCC, Rhinelander, WI
MID, Korte Yeo, P, Chaffin Congregational UCC, Holden, MA

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for September 2016

Hougen, Edward, 8/29/2016
Foose, William, 4/30/2016
Graham, William B., 8/24/2016
Roehl, David D., 8/31/2016
Roman, Alfonzo, 6/4/2016
Hajarian, Ronald C., 9/9/2016
Racz, Ernest B., 7/8/2016
Swanson, Robert O., 8/23/2016
Ingle, Richard, 9/10/2016
Taylor, James, 9/10/2016
Alberto Filomeno, 9/11/2016
Brueseke, Richard S., 8/31/2016
Murphy, Aubrey L., 8/30/2016
Goba, Bonga, 9/21/2016
Pyle, Conard G., 9/21/2016
Molnar, August J., 8/30/2016
Stratemeyer, Arthur R., 9/29/2016
Greenwood, Richard, 9/17/2016
Parker, James L., 9/27/2016
Gminder, Albert B., 9/28/2016

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for September 2016

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in September 2016.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

LM, Joan Alexander, P, First Congregational UCC, Plainview, NE
U, Ric Alfonso, SP, Filipino American Church, Sunnyvale, CA
OM, M. Baldwin, IN, First Church UCC, Ludlow, MA
OM, M. Baldwin, IN, Grace Union Church UCC, Wilbraham, MA
OM, Joel Biggers, P, Trinity United Church UCC, Warren, NJ
U, Rick Black, IN, United Parish of Lunenburg, Lunenburg, MA
MID, Melissa Burkhart, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, Womelsdorf, PA
U, Rene Cabral, AP, Filipino American Church, Sunnyvale, CA
LM, Judith Campbell, P, Ridge Road UCC, Parma, OH
U, Julie Capel, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
OM, Susan Cartmell, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Harwich Port, MA
OM, Thomas Caruso, SU, Grace Reformed Church, York, PA
U, Rainey Cheeks, P, Inner Light Ministries, Washington, DC
POC, David Coleman, P, First Congregational UCC, Exeter, NE
POC, David Coleman, P, Congregational UCC, Friend, NE
U, Jeanette Cooper Hicks, P, United Churches of Durham UCC, Durham, CT
MID, Ryan Downing, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Muscatine, IA
OM, Stanley Duncan, IN, Quincy Point Congregational Church UCC, Quincy, MA
OM, Madeline Edwards, P, Emanuel UCC, Warren, PA
U, Kevin Ewing, DT, First Church of Christ in New Haven, UCC, New Haven, CT
OM, Anna Flowers, P, United Church in Walpole, Walpole, MA
OM, Tyson Frey, P, Friedens UCC, Oley, PA
U, Frieda Gillespie, IN, First Parish Church, Berlin, MA
LM, Lena Gochnauer, AP, Saint Peter's UCC, Apple Creek, OH
LM, Judy Goodrow, OL, First Congregational UCC, Angola, IN
MID, Mark Granfors-Hunt, CP, Wellspring UCC, Centreville, VA
LM, Thomas Gregory Gray, DT, South Congregational Church, UCC, East Hartford, CT
OM, Jon Haack, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Elkader, IA
OM, Gary Halstead, P, Christ United Church, Olmsted Falls, OH
OM, Cherie Hambleton, P, Saint John's Westminster Union Church, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Christopher Hart, IN, Congregational UCC, Groveland, MA
OM, Bradley Haws, IN, Saint John's UCC, Denver, PA
U, Earl Henrichon, IN, First Congregational Church of Sutton UCC, Sutton, MA
U, Robin Honaker, P, First Congregational UCC, Flat Rock, MI
OM, Blair Hull, P, Congregational UCC, Whitewater, WI
OM, Matthew Jackson, IN, First Church, Pembroke, MA
U, Allen Kahler, IN, Hawker United Church of Christ, Dayton, OH
POC, Myron Kaufman, IN, United Church, Big Rapids, MI
OM, Donna Kaveloski, DT, Saint John's UCC, Troy, OH
OM, Barbara Kershner, IN, Second Congregational Church, Williamstown, MA
OM, Anthony Kill, IN, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, North Andover, MA
OM, Cindi Knox, P, Saint John's UCC, Evanston, IL
LM, Cynda Lenarz, AP, First United Church of Christ, Sugarcreek, OH
MS, Elizabeth Magill, IN, South Acton Congregational Church UCC, Acton, MA
LM, Steven Miller, AP, Saint John's UCC, Massillon, OH
U, James Mitulski, IN, The Congregational Church of Needham, Needham, MA
OM, Robert Molsberry, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Donnellson, IA
U, Karen Norton, P, Congregational UCC, Cromwell, IA
OM, Kathleen Remund, P, First Congregational UCC, Menomonie, WI
DS, Robert Richardson, P, Congregational UCC, Burton, OH
DS, Robert Richardson, P, United Community UCC, Newbury, OH
OM, Cheryl Roberts, P, Saint Mark UCC, Chicago Heights, IL
OM, Christopher Ross, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Kiel, WI
U, Lourey Savick, P, United Parish Congregational UCC, Upton, MA
LM, Nina Schmid, DT, First Congregational Church of South Windsor, UCC, South Windsor, CT
LM, Joyce Shellhammer, P, United Church of Christ, Conneaut, OH
LM, Nancy Snyder, AP, United Church of Christ, Conneaut, OH
POC, David Stryker, IN, Second Congregational UCC, Cohasset, MA
LM, Dale Thomas, P, Saint Matthew (Coleman's) UCC, Spring Glen, PA
LM, Nina Trump, AP, Saint Paul's UCC - DOC, Dearborn Heights, MI
OM, Audrey Turner, AP, Manhattan Beach Community Church UCC, Manhattan Beach, CA
OM, Ronald Verblaauw, DT, Congregational UCC, Rutherford, NJ
LM, Joseph Will, P, First Congregational Church of Wallingford, Wallingford, VT
OM, William Wineke, IN, Congregational UCC, Evansville, WI
MID, Daniel Woodman, OL, Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ, Leominster, MA
U, Lee Yates, P, Covina Community Church UCC, Covina, CA

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for August 2016

Davenport, Harold A., 7/20/2016
Bell, Maurice M., 7/26/2016
Wagner, Barry C., 7/1/2016
Kroehler, Armin H., 7/31/2016
Paul H. Bomely, 8/5/2016
Winthrop, Grenville B., 7/24/2016
Smeltzer, Richard H., 8/7/2016
Kerr, Sibyl M., 8/14/2016
Ryoo, Paul S., 7/30/2016
Eberhart, Elvin T., 8/6/2016
Nunes, Robert J., 8/11/2016
Tangeman, Dennis J., 7/30/2016
Clawson, Thomas H., 8/6/2016
Daye, Wanda O., 8/1/2016
Self, Howard J., 8/16/2016
Lane, Robert, 7/15/2016
Hardt, Fritz A., 7/29/2016
Sickles, Gary A., 8/16/2016
Siewert, Roy C., 8/20/2016
Rock, Danny Leurianne, 8/14/2016
Kohring, Clarence W., 8/9/2016
Burns, Thomas M., 8/25/2016
Barker, Thomas E., 8/18/2016
Kuentzel, Agnes D., 8/13/2016

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Authorized Ministerial Updates for August 2016

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in August 2016.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, Sharon Alberson, AP, First Congregational UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Cynthia Bagley, SP, The United Church of Christ in Keene, Keene, NH
OM, Obadiah Ballinger, P, Edina Morningside Community Church UCC, Edina, MN
DS, Connie Bandy, DT, Community UCC, Champaign, IL
OM, LaCretia Bellamy, AP, Rehoboth Fellowship of Atlanta UCC, Atlanta, GA
U, Gary Blain, SP, Highland Trinity UCC, Newton, KS
LM, David Blevins, P, Imiola Congregational UCC, Kamuela, HI
OM, Lindsey Braun, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Des Moines, IA
OM, Karin Collins, CP, Parkview Congregational UCC, Aurora, CO
OM, Anne Cormier, P, Saint James UCC, Limerick, PA
OM, Darryl Cruz, DT, Trinity UCC, Telford, PA
OM, John Davidson, P, Spring Glen Church UCC, Hamden, CT
LM, Lehel Deak, OL, First Hungarian Reformed UCC, New York, NY
OM, Michael Denney, P, Second Congregational Church, Ossipee, NH
U, Eric Dupee, AP, Congregational Church of New Canaan, New Canaan, CT
OM, Michael Durst, AP, Pilgrim UCC, Wheaton, MD
OM, John Fiscus, SP, Peace United Church of Christ, Saint Cloud, MN
OM, Kate Forer, P, Presbyterian/New England Congregational Church, Saratoga Springs, NY
OM, Candace Frawley, AP, Community Church, San Lorenzo, CA
OM, M. Harlow, P, The Peoples Church of Chicago UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, John Helt, IN, Brookfield Congregational Church UCC, Brookfield, WI
U, Larry Holderbaum, IN, Salem United Church of Christ, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Matthew Hoover, P, Church of the Good Shepherd UCC, Boyertown, PA
OM, Ronald Hopson, IN, Peoples Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Holly Jackson, P, United Church of Christ of Seneca Valley, Germantown, MD
OM, Janice Johnson, DT, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
OM, Kimberly Kendrick, CP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Rebecca Larson, IN, First Congregational UCC, Haverhill, NH
POC, Edward Livingston, AP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
U, Selma Massey, SP, Whosoever Ministry, Detroit, MI
U, Debi Mastroni-Kenyon, CE, Monroe Congregational Church UCC, Monroe, CT
OM, Carl Michael, Y, First Congregational UCC, Berkeley, CA
U, Jeoffrey Moran, IN, Valley of the Flowers UCC, Lompoc, CA
OM, Patricia Morton, P, Saint John's UCC, Peotone, IL
OM, Ashley Nolte, P, Pilgrim UCC, Grafton, WI
OM, Brenda Pelc-Faszcza, DT, The First Congregational Church, Canton Center, Canton Center, CT
OM, David Plant, P, Memorial UCC, Toledo, OH
OM, Audrey Price, P, Webster Cong Christian UCC, Havre De Grace, MD
OM, Curran Reichert, P, First Congregational Church UCC, Sonoma, CA
OM, Timothy Rhodes, IN, Saint John's UCC, Mokena, IL
OM, David Robberts-Mosser, P, Trinity UCC, Westville, IL
LM, James Robertson, SU, First Congregational Church of Watertown, UCC, Watertown, CT
LM, Wilburn Roby, OL, Third Avenue Calvin Reformed Church, Beaver Falls, PA
U, Leonard Rowell, IN, Congregational UCC, New Haven, VT
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Faith United Church of Christ, Delano, PA
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Saint Peter's UCC, Barnesville, PA
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Christ United Church of Christ, Barnesville, PA
OM, Lance Smith, P, Zwingli UCC, Monticello, WI
OM, Michael Smith, P, Mount Olivet UCC, North Lima, OH
OM, Denise Statham, CP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
LM, Jim Stoneman, P, First Congregational UCC, Wadena, MN
OM, Lynn Sullivan, SP, Community Church UCC, Garden City, NY
MID, Patricia Swanson, AP, Eden UCC, Hayward, CA
OM, Steven Swope, OL, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
OM, Victoria Ubben, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Wanatah, IN
OM, Kris Watson, AP, Safe Haven UCC, Queens, NY
LM, Lisa Williams, P, Union Congregational UCC, Moline, IL
OM, Clara Young, IN, Mount Calvary UCC, Woodstock, VA
OM, Nancy Zorn Micke, P, First Congregational UCC, De Pere, WI

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.