Changes and Deaths

Authorized Ministerial Updates for January 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 January 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, Kerri Ahlborg, CE, Congregational UCC, Neenah, WI
LM, Lois Amidon, IN, Lovell United Church of Christ, Lovell, ME
OM, Francisco Aspuria, DT, Filipino American UCC, Fremont, CA
OM, Aaron Ban, P, Saint John's United Church, Chesterton, IN
OM, Patricia Barth, IN, Bethel UCC, Arlington, VA
MID, Sara Bartlett, CE, First Congregational UCC, South Portland, ME
LM, Charlotte Bell, P, Congregational UCC, Hooksett, NH
OM, Imre Bertalan, SU, Third Avenue Calvin Reformed Church, Beaver Falls, PA
POC, Randall Besta, IN, Williston Federated Church, Williston, VT
LM, Janet Buente, DT, Saint Peter's UCC, Wadesville, IN
LM, Ron Buford, P, Congregational Community Church of Sunnyvale, UCC, Sunnyvale, CA
OM, Gary Burdick, IN, First Congregational UCC, Angola, NY
MID, Sara Campbell, P, St Stephen's-Bethlehem, Buffalo, NY
U, Bea Canning, CP, Bazile Creek Congregational, Niobrara, NE
U, James Canning, CP, Bazile Creek Congregational, Niobrara, NE
OM, Jean Carmean, IN, United Church of Christ, Fieldon, IL
OM, Darryl Carr, P, Saint Paul United Church of Christ, Middleburg, NC
LM, Dennis Carroll, OL, Saint John's UCC, Michigan City, IN
U, Lillian Daniel, P, First Congregational UCC, Dubuque, IA
OM, Glenn Danz, P, Saint Paul's (Erin) UCC, Colgate, WI
OM, Gayle Dee, OL, First Congregational UCC, Corvallis, OR
U, Shonda Deranleau, P, Congregational UCC, Humboldt, IA
U, Edward Dickerhoof, P, Saint Paul's UCC, East Canton, OH
LM, Candice Dolberry, CE, Congregational UCC, Wilton, CT
OM, Joseph Dressler, P, Sixth Street Congregational UCC, Auburn, ME
OM, Bruce Druckenmiller, DT, Trinity UCC, Waynesboro, PA
OM, Lisa Durkee, SP, Congregational Church, Weston, MA
OM, James Elliott, CP, Saint Peter UCC, Brookville, IN
OM, James Elliott, CP, Saint John UCC, Harrison, OH
OM, Kathryn Elliott, CP, Saint Peter UCC, Brookville, IN
OM, Kathryn Elliott, CP, Saint John UCC, Harrison, OH
OM, Frank Faine, P, United Church of Christ, Deltona, FL
LM, Wallace Farnum, P, Oxford Congregational Church UCC, Oxford, ME
LM, Jack Farrell, CE, The First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Glastonbury, CT
OM, Gary Ferner, P, Malden Road UCC, Mattydale, NY
OM, David Foxgrover, IN, Saint John UCC, Palatine, IL
OM, Susan Gibson, IN, United Church, Wilbraham, MA
OM, Jennifer Glover, SP, Pilgrim UCC, Wheaton, MD
OM, Gerald Hanberry, IN, Columbia United Christian Church, Columbia, MD
MID, Ryan Hart, Y, Claremont United Church of Christ, Claremont, CA
OM, Peter Haskins, IN, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
OM, Amy Hayden, P, Lyme Congregational Church UCC, Lyme, NH
MID, Heidi Heath, AP, First Parish Congregational, Derry, NH
OM, Linda Hey, IN, First Congregational UCC, Pembroke, NH
OM, Linda Hirst, DT, First Parish Federated UCC, South Berwick, ME
U, Mearl Hodges, P, Concord United Church of Christ, Eaton, OH
MID, Christopher Hyde, IN, Hillsdale Community Church UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Sonja Ingebritsen, P, Community of Hope UCC, Madison, WI
OM, Lisa Irwin, IN, Immanuel UCC, Kaukauna, WI
OM, Alison Jacobs, IN, United Church of Bellow Falls, Inc. UCC, Bellows Falls, VT
LM, Kenneth Johnson, IN, Congregational UCC, Ashby, MA
OM, Carolyn Keilig, IN, North Congregational UCC, Portsmouth, NH
OM, Chesley Kennedy, AP, Congregational UCC, Greensboro, NC
OM, Patricia Kenney, P, Saint John's UCC, Jackson, MI
MID, Julie Kies, P, Godfrey Congregational Church UCC, Godfrey, IL
LM, Lois Landrum, OL, New Hope UCC, Bippus, IN
OM, Timothy Leconey, P, West Parish Congregational UCC, Bethel, ME
OM, David Loar, IN, United Church of Christ, Congregational, Medina, OH
OM, John Lynes, IN, Stratham Community Church UCC, Stratham, NH
U, Elizabeth Magill, IN, The Second Church in Newton UCC, Newton, MA
OM, Kimberly Magwire, SU, Church of the Good Shepherd UCC, Carbondale, IL
OM, Robert Marrone, P, Union Congregational UCC, Peterborough, NH
OM, Thomas Martinez, P, Desert Palm UCC, Tempe, AZ
OM, Terry Martinson, IN, Dennis Union Church, Dennis, MA
MID, Jeffrey McCarn, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Elberfeld, IN
LM, Rhonda McNally, P, Moose River Congregational UCC, Jackman, ME
OM, Lori Miller-Price, P, Saint Andrew UCC, Louisville, KY
U, Robert Miner, IN, United in Faith Church UCC, Pana, IL
OM, Michael Montgomery, IN, First Congregational UCC, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Holly Morrison, P, Phippsburg Congregational UCC, Phippsburg, ME
OM, Bret Myers, P, Congregational UCC, Amherst, OH
U, Steve Nance, SU, Saint Paul UCC, Tower Hill, IL
U, Steve Nance, SU, Saint Paul's UCC, Ohlman, IL
LM, Kim Newport, Y, First Congregational UCC, Romeo, MI
OM, Eva O'Diam, P, Dover United Church of Christ, Dover, PA
OM, Susan Ohl, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Fleetwood, PA
OM, James Painting, P, First United Church of Christ, Warren, OH
LM, Steven Pavich, P, Mendota Heights United Church of Christ Congregational, Mendota Heights, MN
OM, Katherine Pinkham, P, Edgecomb Congregational Church, Edgecomb, ME
OM, John Potter, P, Union Church of Vinalhaven, Vinalhaven, ME
OM, Philip Price, IN, Peace Memorial UCC, Palos Park, IL
OM, Donald Quigley, P, First Congregational UCC, Park Falls, WI
OM, Donald Quigley, P, Congregational UCC, Mellen, WI
U, Joy Ridge, P, Saint John UCC, Evansville, IL
LM, Earl Rogers, P, Congregational Church, North Waterford, ME
LM, Earl Rogers, P, East Stoneham Congregational UCC, Stoneham, ME
MID, James Schleif, AP, Saint John's UCC, Hartford, WI
MID, James Schleif, AP, Faith United Church of Christ, Slinger, WI
OM, Henry Schoenfield, IN, First Congregational UCC, Somerville, MA
OM, Daniel Schultz, P, Saint Paul UCC, Malone, WI
MID, Jennifer Seaich, SP, United Church of Christ, Beavercreek, OR
LM, Nicole Shaw, CE, Peace United Church of Christ, Fort Wayne, IN
LM, Scott Simmons, DT, Faith United Church of Christ, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Allison Smith, IN, First Congregational UCC, Camden, ME
CM, Charlene Smith, OL, East View UCC, Shaker Heights, OH
OM, John States, P, United Church of Christ, Zoar, OH
OM, Carly Stucklen Sather, SP, First Congregational Church of La Grange UCC, La Grange, IL
OM, Arnold Thomas, IN, Charlotte Congregational Church UCC, Charlotte, VT
OM, Susan Tierney, P, Congregational UCC, Phillips, ME
OM, Susan Tierney, P, Congregational UCC, Weld, ME
OM, Marianne Unger, P, Heidelberg UCC, Hatfield, PA
OM, Jill Warner, P, New Journey UCC, Hutchinson, MN
MID, Christina Williams, P, First Congregational UCC, Hadley, 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 December 2015

Takayanagi, Mitsuwo J. 11/4/2015
Cope, Paul W. 11/30/2015
Manley, Robert S. 11/25/2015
Curry, Mitchell L. 11/10/2015
Steece, Arvel M. 11/28/2015
Royer, Glenn J. 12/2/2015
Kinnear, Kenneth J. 12/8/2015
Bluecoat, Norman P. 11/21/2015
Bateman, William F. 12/8/2015
Walthour, M.D. 12/14/2014
Fidler, Goerge A. 12/9/2015
Weir, Donald A. 12/17/2015
Schoup, Harold M. 12/15/2015
Beck, Robert F. 12/25/2015
Bruce A. Riegel 12/14/2015
Chaffee, Rosemary P. 12/15/2015
Chasteen, Nelson D. 12/15/2015

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Authorized Ministerial Updates for December 2015

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 2015.

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, Ava Adams-Morris, SU, Zoar United Church of Christ, Waldorf, MN
U, Kacey Alexander, P, Trinity Congregational UCC, Weaverville, CA
LM, Lois Amidon, P, Chatham Congregational, Chatham, NH
OM, Edwin Ayala, IN, First Congregational UCC, Bloomfield, CT
OM, Rachel Beam, P, First Congregational Church of Bethel, Bethel, CT
U, Bradley Bergfalk, SP, First Congregational UCC, Litchfield, CT
LM, Virginia Beyer, P, Tinicum United Church of Christ, Pipersville, PA
OM, James Boodley, IN, United Church of Christ, Honeoye, NY
OM, Virginia Brasher-Cunningham, CP, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Douglas Clark, IN, Higganum Congregational Church, Higganum, CT
OM, Anne Coffman, DT, Congregational UCC, Wilton, CT
OM, David Conner, CP, Wheat Ridge Congregational Church UCC, Wheat Ridge, CO
OM, Brandon Duran, AP, Central Union Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
U, Mika Falealii, SP, First Samoan Community Congregational UCC, Huntington Beach, CA
LM, Michael Fritz, IN, First Congregational UCC, Glencoe, MN
LM, Clyde Fujikawa, P, Church of the Pacific UCC, Princeville, HI
LM, Vicky Garl, OL, Saint John UCC, Reading, PA
OM, Paul Gibbons, IN, Congregational UCC, Charlestown, NH
OM, Andrew Gilman, DT, First Congregational UCC, Nashua, NH
OM, Jody Guerrera, P, Sharon Congregational Church UCC, Sharon, CT
OM, Daniel Harrell, SP, The Colonial Church of Edina UCC, Edina, MN
OM, Betty Headen, P, Shinnsville UCC, Troutman, NC
OM, Gwen Hurst, CP, Friedens UCC, Seward, NE
LM, Katherine Jackson, Y, Saint Paul UCC, New Bremen, OH
DS, Jeff Jahn, SP, Temple Congregational UCC, Marion, IN
OM, David Kaden, SP, First Congregational UCC, Ithaca, NY
OM, Zoe Kuester, SP, Mizpah United Church of Christ, Hopkins, MN
OM, Colleen Kwong, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Cochrane, WI
LM, David Marshall, OL, Saint Peter's (Highland) UCC, Evansville, IN
OM, Craig Modahl, IN, Saint Peter's UCC, Saukville, WI
OM, Mark Montgomery, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Cheshire, CT
OM, Cynthia Mueller, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Anoka, MN
OM, Donna Muise, P, First Congregational Church of Croydon UCC, Croydon, NH
MID, Elliott Munn, AP, First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, West Hartford, CT
MS, Linda Nanninga, IN, Saint Paul's United Church of Christ German Township, Evansville, IN
CM, Jo Nay, OL, North Congregational UCC, Columbus, OH
OM, Robert Naylor, DT, First Church of Christ Congregational 1652, Farmington, CT
LM, Allen O'Brien, DT, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Julia Parmenter, AP, Community UCC, Boulder, CO
OM, Suzanne Personette, IN, First Congregational Church of Vernon, Inc, Vernon, CT
CM, Valarie Poole, CE, First Reformed United Church of Christ, Greensburg, PA
MS, David Presley, IN, Trinity UCC, Mount Vernon, IN
MS, Linda Presley, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Evansville, IN
U, Joan Priest, AP, First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, Old Lyme, CT
MID, Ellen Rohan Ball, P, First Congregational UCC, Chelsea, MA
MID, Anthony Romaine, IN, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Staples, MN
OM, Renee Rouse, IN, United Church, Warner, NH
OM, Jane Rowe, DT, South Congregational - First Baptist Church, New Britain, CT
U, Wayne Santos, IN, Community Church of Milton UCC, Milton, NH
OM, Kent Schneider, IN, First Congregational UCC, Farmington, NH
OM, Nada Sellers, DT, First Congregational UCC, Branford, CT
LM, Myra Taylor, P, Galewood Community UCC, Chicago, IL
LM, Pamela Taylor, OL, Friedens UCC, Indianapolis, IN
U, Christine Tomascheski, P, First UCC, Eureka, CA
MID, Helen Tomilson, P, Community Church, Newfields, NH
OM, Robert Vodra, P, Federated Church of Marlborough UCC, Marlborough, NH
LM, Bill Wildey, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, South Bend, IN
OM, Cynthia Willauer, AP, First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, Old Lyme, CT
U, Stephen Youd, SP, Mashpee Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Mashpee, 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 November 2015

Mendenhall, Edwin 10/27/2015
Ackermann, Henry F. 11/1/2015
Shellenberger, Carolyn D. 10/31/2015
Barnes, Paul E. 11/2/2015
Gatzke, Wayne A. 10/29/2015
Larsen, Lloyd A. 11/1/2015
Campbell, Vacil Howard 11/20/2015
Henkle, Michael D. 10/28/2015
Nelson, James B. 10/15/2015
Lockwood, Irina 10/13/2015
Speers, William A. 11/25/2015

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Authorized Ministerial Updates for November 2015

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 2015.

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, Raygan Baker, AP, Bethel United Church of Christ, Evansville, IN
OM, Karen Barth, P, Christ Evangelical UCC, Louisville, KY
OM, Norman Bendroth, IN, Congregational Church, Tewksbury, MA
LM, Eric Black, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Barry Bordenkircher, P, Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
MS, Steven Bridwell, IN, Fairmount United Church of Christ (Congregational), Wichita, KS
OM, Kristina Campbell, OL, Desert Garden UCC, Sun City West, AZ
MID, Rosemary Captain, SU, Saint Peter's UCC, Murphysboro, IL
OM, John Condon, IN, Brookfield Congregational Church UCC, Brookfield, MA
OM, Anton DeWet, DT, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Michael Erwin, SP, Christ United Church of Christ, Evansville, IN
OM, Don Fenestre-Marek, P, Trinity Reformed UCC, Mountville, PA
OM, Cynthia Garis, IN, Emmanuel UCC, Abbottstown, PA
OM, Philip Garrison, P, Trinity UCC, Northport, MI
U, Jacqueline Gilchrist, SP, North Stamford Congregational Church, Stamford, CT
OM, Lucas Grobe, P, HOPE United Church of Christ, Naperville, IL
OM, Franklin Haines, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Woodsfield, OH
OM, Victoria Hampton, P, Saint Luke's UCC, Imperial, MO
OM, Sara Harbin, SP, First Congregational UCC, Elkhart, IN
MID, Teresa Hockenberry, DT, Trinity UCC, Lewistown, PA
OM, James Hogue, P, Ebenezer Stone UCC, Gerald, MO
OM, David Houdeschell, DT, Saint John UCC, Bolivar, OH
OM, Jeremy Hylen, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Sheboygan, WI
OM, Jamie Kent, SP, Zion United Church of Christ, Shelbyville, IN
OM, Tibor Kiraly, P, Calvin UCC, Fairfield, CT
OM, John Krueger, SU, Saint John (Cumberland) UCC, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Merlyn Lawrence, AP, Saint Paul UCC, Waterloo, IL
MID, Helen Lockwood, AP, Saint Peter's UCC, Carmel, IN
OM, Sharon Macarthur, SU, Berkeley Chinese Community Church, Berkeley, CA
POC, Michael Malcom, DT, Rush Memorial Congregational UCC, Atlanta, GA
U, James Mann, P, Lytton Zion United Church of Christ, Delta, OH
OM, Kathryn Maver, P, First Congregational Church of Newbury UCC, Newbury, VT
OM, Michael McCaulley, AP, Peace Congregational Church, Clemson, SC
OM, Gloria Mcpherson, SU, Trinity UCC, New Bloomfield, PA
OM, Carrie Orlando, P, First Congregational, Wyandotte, MI
OM, Paul Porter, P, Eden United Church of Christ, Affton, MO
OM, James Reid, IN, Community Congregational Church, Manitou Springs, CO
OM, Kimron Reising, DT, Zion Evangelical UCC, Evansville, IN
LM, James Robinson, P, First United Church of Christ, Shelby, OH
OM, Erica Roth, CP, Saint Paul's UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Joseph Rowley, SP, Emanuel United Church of Christ, Jackson, MO
OM, Doris Ruben, P, Ebenezer UCC, Stratford, WI
U, Medea Saunders, CE, United Church of Christ, Ankeny, IA
LM, Ken Schafer, P, Immanuel UCC, Carlyle, IL
MID, Daniel Schmidt, IN, Saint Thomas UCC, Harrisburg, PA
OM, David Schnepf, P, First Congregational UCC, Oconomowoc, WI
OM, Mark Suriano, SP, First Congregational UCC, Park Ridge, NJ
DS, Michael Swartz, AP, First Congregational UCC, Moline, IL
OM, Tamara Torres McGovern, AP, First Parish Congregational UCC, Gorham, ME
OM, Robert Walker, P, Prince of Peace UCC, Saint Louis, MO
U, Tom Williams, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Schofield, WI
U, Keith Wilson, P, United Christian Church of Livermore, Livermore, 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 October 2015

Thilking, George S., 9/26/2015
Walter, Donald E., 9/25/2015
Kriedeman, Tyler P., 9/26/2015
Raber, Rudolph W., 9/24/2015
Chorley, Donald S., 9/29/2015
Silvis, Ralph, 9/20/2015
Greaser, James A., 10/6/2015
Derevere, David W., 9/22/2015
Henderson, Robert W., 10/1/2015
Shimizu, Akira, 10/4/2015
Wilson, Gene F., 9/3/2015
Lebold, Keene R., 10/3/2015
Workman, Charles G., 10/7/2015
Yons, George E., 6/11/2015
Madden, Ilo, 10/10/2015
Wright, Calvin T., 10/16/2016
Meyer, Duane A., 10/19/2015
Peloza, Daniel J., 10/17/2015
Edelen, William L., 10/16/2016

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Authorized Ministerial Updates for October 2015

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 2015.

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, John Allen, SP, First Congregational Church of Milton, UCC, Milton, MA
OM, Lawrence Balleine, IN, Immanuel UCC, Darlington, WI
OM, Harvey Bartlett, P, East Corinth Congregational Church, East Corinth, VT
MID, Frank Basler, SU, Ridgebury Congregational UCC, Ridgefield, CT
OM, Jack Belsom, IN, Kailua Christian Church UCC, Kailua, HI
LM, Darlene Blocker, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Tatamy, PA
OM, Robin Blundon, IN, First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Bethany, CT
OM, Robert Boutwell, OL, Grace Congregational UCC, Rutland, VT
POC, Wes Bowers, P, First Congregational UCC, Exeter, NE
POC, Wes Bowers, P, Congregational UCC, Friend, NE
LM, Michael Boy, P, Union Church, Ascutney, VT
OM, Janet Boyd, IN, Greenawalds UCC, Allentown, PA
OM, Ruth Bradshaw, P, Rosedale Congregational Church, Kansas City, KS
OM, Barbara Brakey, P, Washburn Memorial UCC, Sherman Mills, ME
MID, Deb Braun, AP, Congregational Church of Faribault UCC, Faribault, MN
MS, Jason Bricker-Thompson, P, Community Church of Chesterland UCC, Chesterland, OH
OM, Kenneth Briggs, SU, Congregational Christian UCC, Truro, IA
OM, Jeffery Brinks, SP, Saint John's UCC, Nazareth, PA
MID, Rebecca Brown, CE, First Congregational Church UCC, Granby, CT
MID, Heather Coates, P, Saint John's UCC, Baldwin City, KS
OM, Lawrence Corbett, IN, Church of the Red Rocks Cong UCC, Sedona, AZ
OM, Craig Cowing, P, Rocky Hill Congregational Church, UCC, Rocky Hill, CT
LM, Robert L. Cox, Jr, SU, Union Grove UCC, Henderson, NC
OM, Paul Cronin, P, Bern Reformed UCC, Leesport, PA
OM, Bianca Davis, AP, God Can Ministries, Ford Heights, IL
MS, Christy Dew, SU, Congregational Christian Church, Hope Mills, NC
OM, Kathryn Douglas, IN, First Congregational UCC, Appleton, WI
DS, Norma Drosky, P, Jamaica Community Church UCC, Jamaica, VT
POC, Kim Dunker, P, Congregational UCC, Belvidere, NE
OM, David Durkit, P, First United Church of Christ, Eastlake, OH
OM, Michael Ellard, DT, College Heights UCC, San Mateo, CA
OM, William Ellsworth, IN, Chestnut Hill UCC, Coopersburg, PA
DS, D. Fennell, P, Just Love Church, Houston, TX
OM, Emmajane Finney, IN, Saint John's UCC, Coopersburg, PA
OM, James Firth, IN, First Congregational UCC, Menomonie, WI
LM, Sarah Fiske-Phillips, Y, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
OM, Timothy Gilbert, DT, Congregational Church of Union UCC, Union, CT
OM, Allyson Glass, P, Seymour Congregational UCC, Seymour, CT
MID, David Grim, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
DS, George Grubb, IN, Salem/Belleman's UCC, Mohrsville, PA
OM, Darryl Hamm, P, First Reformed United Church of Christ, Hamburg, PA
OM, Diane Harvey, IN, Alfred Parish Church, Alfred, ME
OM, Debra Hess, P, Trinity UCC, Bethlehem, PA
MID, Elizabeth Hoban, CE, Congregational Church of Birmingham UCC, Bloomfield Hills, MI
OM, Wayne Holsman, P, Community Church of Hancock and Granville, Hancock, VT
POC, Jeffrey Hood, OL, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
MID, Allen Hoyt, IN, First Congregational Church of Braintree, Braintree, MA
OM, Tracy Hughes, AP, United Congregational Church, Bridgeport, CT
OM, Sheena Hunter, IN, Union Community UCC, Valparaiso, IN
LM, Denise Johnson, P, First Congregational UCC, Grant, NE
MID, Guy Johnson, P, United Church of Christ, Keysville, MD
MID, Guy Johnson, P, Mount Pleasant Reformed UCC, Frederick, MD
OM, Ray Jordan, AP, Central Congregational UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
OM, Robin Junker, P, First Congregational Church in Thetford,Vermont, United Church of Christ, Thetford, VT
OM, Dawn Karlson, AP, South Congregational Church UCC, Granby, CT
OM, Nerice Kaufman, SP, United Church of Christ of Paradise Hills, San Diego, CA
U, Sheldon Keller, IN, Mashpee Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Mashpee, MA
OM, Rona Kinsley, IN, Greensboro United Church of Christ, Greensboro, VT
OM, Paul Kirker, DT, Good Shepherd Community Church, El Paso, IL
OM, Rachel Knuth, AP, Community UCC, Sebastopol, CA
OM, David Kraus, IN, First Congregational Church of Berlin UCC, Berlin, VT
OM, Carol Lange, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Gilman, IL
OM, Evelyn Lavelli, P, United Church of Hardwick Inc., Hardwick, VT
OM, Katelyn Macrae, P, Richmond Congregational UCC, Richmond, VT
OM, Jedidiah Mannis, P, Memorial Congregational UCC, Baldwinville, MA
LM, Maria Marquez, OL, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
OM, Bert Marshall, IN, Centre Congregational UCC, Brattleboro, VT
LM, Laura Martin, OL, Rock Spring Congregational UCC, Arlington, VA
OM, Kathryn Maver, P, Wells River Congregational Church UCC, Wells River, VT
OM, Howard Mayer, DT, First Congregational Church of Woodbury UCC, Woodbury, CT
OM, Philip Mayher, IN, Mittineague Congregational UCC, West Springfield, MA
OM, Kimberly McKerley, P, Bethany UCC, Randolph, VT
LM, Meagan McLeod, P, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
U, Ivy Merrill, P, Christ's Church UCC, Saxtons River, VT
OM, Irvin Moore, SU, Saint John UCC, Fogelsville, PA
OM, David Moyer, IN, Congregational UCC, Mineral Point, WI
LM, Melissa O'Brien, P, Community UCC, Pawlet, VT
OM, Kevin Olsen, IN, First Congregational UCC, Pueblo, CO
OM, Kimra Perkins, AP, Sixth Avenue United Church UCC, Denver, CO
OM, Barbara Purinton, IN, Second Congregational UCC, Jeffersonville, VT
OM, Don Quayle, IN, New Creation, Easton, PA
OM, Eric Quinney-Burnard, P, First Congregational Church of Lockport UCC, Lockport, IL
LM, Matthew Redrich, OL, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
U, George Reed, IN, United Church of Christ, Polk Grove, OH
OM, Elmer Reinhold, SP, Saint Paul's UCC, Pottstown, PA
DS, Heidi Reinker, P, Waterville Union Church, Waterville, VT
LM, Jan Remer-Osborn, OL, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Downers Grove, IL
U, Nancy Rethford, P, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, West Chicago, IL
LM, Yinessa Romero, OL, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
OM, Anne Roundy, IN, Congregational Church of Bristol UCC, Bristol, ME
MS, Tanya Sadagopan, P, First Congregational UCC, Janesville, WI
U, Lavor Sanders, SP, Rehoboth Fellowship of Atlanta UCC, Atlanta, GA
LM, Michele Schenk, SU, Salem United Church of Christ, Doylestown, PA
MS, Hollie Schmidt, AP, First-Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lincoln, NE
LM, Eric Sconiers, OL, Pleasant Hill UCC, Raleigh, NC
OM, Keith Scott, AP, All About Jesus United Church of Christ (Ministries), Monee, IL
MID, Diane Seaborn, OL, Plymouth Congregational Church of Belmont UCC, Belmont, MA
OM, Jack Seville, IN, First Congregational UCC, Oshkosh, WI
OM, Dorothy Shelly, P, Solomon's UCC, Bedminster, PA
MID, Prabhu Sigamani, P, Congregational United Church of Christ of Farmingville, Farmingville, NY
OM, Wendy Summers, IN, Congregational UCC, Conrath, WI
OM, Wendy Summers, IN, Congregational UCC, Ladysmith, WI
OM, Elizabeth Tigner, P, Los Altos UCC, Long Beach, CA
CM, Marcia Tolman, CE, Ebenezer UCC, West Seneca, NY
OM, Robert Treichel, SU, First Congregational UCC, Riceville, IA
MID, Christina Walker-Morin, DT, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, North Weymouth, MA
OM, Leanne Walt, IN, Congregational UCC, Norwell, MA
OM, Fred Walthour, IN, Trinity UCC, Glen Rock, PA
CM, Sara Weatherman, IN, Church in the Wildwood Community UCC, Green Mountain Falls, CO
OM, Susan Weier, IN, Cedar Falls United Church of Christ, Cedar Falls, IA
U, Nancy White, IN, First Congregational UCC, North Yarmouth, ME
LM, Lynn Wickberg, IN, The United Church of Strafford, Strafford, VT
MID, Gina Woods, AP, Fellowship Congregational UCC, Tulsa, OK
OM, Meghan Young, AP, First Congregational Church, Old Greenwich, CT

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 September 2015

Henry, David B., 8/26/2015
Gardner, Frank, 8/10/2015
Smith, Roberta L., 8/29/2015
Kline, Bruce L., 8/23/2015
Wakai, Masayoshi, 9/5/2015
Dykstra, Donald, 9/4/2015
Hinchman, Barbara H., 9/7/2015
Hovda, Del A., 8/25/2015
Fisher, George F., 9/5/2015
McCall, Frank W., 9/12/2015
Stiles, Stuart, 9/12/2015
Elswick, Albert T., 8/31/2015
Tinge, Arthur R., 9/13/2015
Schmitz, Homer H., 9/8/2015
Kelso, Thomas J., 9/16/2015
Parker, Everett C., 9/17/2015
Reifsteck, Wallace W., 9/9/2015
Smith, Wayne E., 9/27/2015
Shepherd, Banks D., 9/27/2015
McNeal, Bennett M., 9/27/2015
Rowland, Donald, 9/25/2015

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Authorized Ministerial Updates for September 2015

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 2015.

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, Luke Bocher, IN, Congregational UCC, Whitewater, WI
OM, Rebecca Boggs, AP, United Church of Christ (Congregational), Delavan, WI
OM, Ann Bolek, OL, Saint John's UCC, Fleetwood, PA
OM, James Brehler, P, St John UCC, Defiance, OH
OM, William Burhans, SP, First Congregational Church in Winchester UCC, Winchester, MA
U, Sarah Butter, SP, Wellesley Congregational Church UCC, Wellesley, MA
OM, Barbara Callaghan, AP, Hancock United Church of Christ, Lexington, MA
OM, Vanessa Cardinale, P, South Congregational ChurchUCC, Amherst, MA
OM, Virginia Child, IN, United Parish Congregational UCC, Upton, MA
OM, Judith Clark, P, Mount Olivet UCC, East Berlin, PA
OM, Judith Clark, P, Saint Paul's UCC, East Berlin, PA
OM, Teressa Clark, SU, Bethany UCC, Baxter, IA
OM, Charles Close, SP, Congregational UCC, Canaan, NY
OM, John Cofield, P, Saint John's UCC, Nashua, IA
OM, Mark Dewald, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Auburn, PA
DS, Paul Dreher-Wiberg, IN, Saint Luke's UCC, Auburn, NY
OM, Judine Duerwaechter, IN, Saint John's UCC, Manitowoc, WI
OM, Amelia Edwards, P, Federated Church of Edgartown, Edgartown, MA
OM, Paul Eknes-Tucker, SP, Pilgrim Church UCC, Birmingham, AL
OM, Bruce Farrell, P, Zion Goshert's UCC, Lebanon, PA
MID, Joshua Fitterling, OL, Wellesley Congregational Church UCC, Wellesley, MA
OM, Dennis Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John UCC, Batesville, IN
OM, Linda Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John UCC, Batesville, IN
OM, Robert Gormbley, IN, First Church of Monson UCC, Monson, MA
OM, Robert Gross, P, Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Waukesha, WI
OM, Chester Ham, AP, First Parish Congregational, Derry, NH
U, Grace Hammer, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Wheatland, IA
DS, Autumn Hardenstine, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Pine Grove, PA
OM, Lisa Hart, IN, Saint Peter UCC, Red Bud, IL
OM, Elizabeth Hartung-Ciccolini, AP, Glenview Community Church, Glenview, IL
LM, David Hauk, P, Good Shepherd/Tuckerton UCC, Reading, PA
U, Ray Henderson, P, Community Congregational UCC, Lynnfield, MA
OM, Anne Hoffmann, IN, Friedens UCC, Oley, PA
OM, Raymond Holland, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Elizabethville, PA
OM, Sandra Hooper, CE, Shinnsville UCC, Troutman, NC
POC, Vernon Howard, SP, Saint Mark's Union UCC, Kansas City, MO
OM, William Ingraham, P, Saint Stephen's UCC, Harrisonburg, VA
OM, Joan Ishibashi, IN, Trinity UCC, Akron, OH
LM, Randon Jello, AP, San Diego Marshallese UCC, San Diego, CA
U, Terence (Toby) Jones, P, First Congregational UCC, Gaylord, MI
OM, Kimberly Kendrick, AP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Hyo-Jung Kim, P, Morsemere Community UCC, Ridgefield, NJ
OM, James Klein, IN, Saint John UCC, Appleton, WI
DS, Susan Lassalle, P, Little Farms UCC, River Ridge, LA
OM, Robert Leveridge, P, The Table, Davenport, IA
OM, Barbara Martin, SP, Union Congregational UCC, Saint Louis Park, MN
U, Sam McFerran, CE, First Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Daniel Mcquown, IN, First Congregational UCC, Union City, MI
OM, Christopher Mehlhoff, P, Community UCC, Saint Germain, WI
U, Manish Mishra-Marzetti, SP, First Parish, Lincoln, MA
OM, David Orr, P, Saint John's UCC, Holgate, OH
OM, Jonathan Page, SP, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Houston, TX
OM, Nanette Pitt, P, First Congregational UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Samuel Pullen, SP, Community Congregational UCC, Los Alamitos, CA
LM, Yohah Ralph, OL, Haydenville Congregational Church UCC, Haydenville, MA
OM, John Rinehart, AP, Dover Congregational UCC, Westlake, OH
OM, Rosemary Rocha, IN, Mizpah United Church of Christ, Hopkins, MN
OM, Eric Rummel, P, Saint John's UCC, Tiffin, OH
OM, Leslie Schenk, P, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Madison, WI
OM, Katherine Seiler, P, Saint Peter's (Lischey's) UCC, Spring Grove, PA
LM, Mike Simane, P, Saint John's UCC, Sabillasville, MD
OM, Jill Small, IN, Park Avenue Congregational UCC, Arlington, MA
OM, Megan Snell, OL, Wellesley Congregational Church UCC, Wellesley, MA
U, Jeff Starkey, SP, Community Congregational Church UCC, Garden City, KS
MS, David Stout, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Saint Joseph, MI
MID, David Telfort, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Des Moines, IA
OM, Frederick Trost, IN, Saint Peter's UCC, Kiel, WI
OM, Marianne Unger, IN, Friedens Reformed UCC, Sumneytown, PA
OM, Jennifer Valentine, SP, First Congregational UCC, Southampton, MA
OM, Mary Waters, IN, Grace Congregational UCC, Framingham, MA
OM, Lynn Wetzel, IN, United Church of Christ, Myerstown, PA
LM, Alexander Will, AP, South Church UCC, Andover, MA
OM, Trent Williams, P, Saint John's UCC, Egg Harbor City, NJ
OM, Scott Williamson, SP, United Church of Cookeville, Cookeville, TN
OM, Ellen Witko, P, The People's Church of Dover UCC, Dover, DE
U, Erma Wolf, P, Associated Church of Hawarden, Hawarden, IA
U, William Wright, SP, The Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Granby, MA
OM, Robert J. Wright Jr., IN, First Congregational UCC, Lebanon, CT
MID, Jodi Yarini, SP, Decatur United Church of Christ, Decatur, GA
OM, Clara Young, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Woodstock, VA
OM, Thomas Zoelzer, IN, First Congregational UCC, Norwood, MA
OM, Lee Zortman, IN, Congregational UCC, Evansville, 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.


Clergy Deaths August 2015

Dickerson, Evelyn J, 8/19/2015
Herrick, John, 8/12/2015
Livingston, Jerry L, 8/3/2015
Lockwood, Kenneth E, 7/25/2015
Maxwell, Farley R, 8/19/2015
Scofidio, Basilio H M, 8/18/2015

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.