Changes and Deaths

Ministerial Updates for October 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 October 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, Kathy Abend, P, Wright Community Congregational UCC, Boise, ID
LM, Susan Alexander Greenwood, P, First Congregational UCC, Coloma, MI
OM, Michael Bausch, IN, United Church of Christ, Mc Farland, WI
OM, Jody Betten, SP, New Waves UCC, Traverse City, MI
MID, Tommi Boeder, IN, First United Church of Christ, Tipton, IA
OM, James Boodley, IN, The Park Church UCC, Elmira, NY
OM, Bruce Burnham, DT, First Congregational Church, East Millinocket, ME
U, R. Scott Colglazier, SP, First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Stephen Davis, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Dale, WI
OM, Bruce Druckenmiller, P, Trinity UCC, Waynesboro, PA
OM, Wayne Drueck, IN, First Congregational UCC, Rhinelander, WI
POC, Vilius Dundzila, AP, The Peoples Church of Chicago UCC, Chicago, IL
U, Howard Paul Fischer, SU, Congregational UCC, Blairsburg, IA
OM, Paul Fraser, CP, Trinity UCC, Mc Cutchenville, OH
OM, Paul Fraser, CP, United Church of Christ, Sycamore, OH
OM, Cynthia Garis, IN, Colonial Park UCC, Harrisburg, PA
OM, Kristin Gorton, P, Memorial United Church of Christ, Fitchburg, WI
OM, Brent Gundlah, P, St Paul UCC, Navarre, OH
U, Terri Haithcock, P, Faith Christian Church, Lima, OH
LM, Michael Howard, IN, Community Church UCC, Brookside, NJ
U, Scott Jansen, SP, First United Church of Christ, Bay City, MI
MS, Bill Johnson, P, Immanuel UCC, Ellinwood, KS
OM, Jennifer Kirbas, IN, Church of the Savior UCC, Oklahoma City, OK
OM, Pamela Kittredge, OL, Union Church of Vinalhaven, Vinalhaven, ME
OM, Kristal Klemme, P, First Congregational UCC, Plymouth, WI
U, Megan Lynes, P, First Church UCC, Sterling, MA
MID, Kenneth McDowell, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Auburn, PA
OM, Kenneth McIntosh, P, United Church of Christ of Honeoye, Honeoye, NY
OM, Christopher Mehlhoff, P, Union Congregational Church UCC, Three Lakes, WI
MS, Karen Moore, CP, United Church of Christ, Sycamore, OH
MS, Karen Moore, CP, Trinity UCC, Mc Cutchenville, OH
OM, Linda Myren, IN, Community UCC, Gilman, IA
MID, Nicole Pickens, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Bellevue, OH
OM, Margot Pickett, IN, Life's Journey UCC, Burlington, NC
LM, Amelia Price, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Selinsgrove, PA
OM, Richard Pulling, IN, Freysville Emmanuel UCC, Red Lion, PA
U, Deborah Rice, SP, United Church of the Valley, Temecula, CA
OM, Lawrence Richardson, AP, Linden Hills Congregational UCC, Minneapolis, MN
OM, Scott Sanders, P, Saint John's UCC, Kutztown, PA
DS, Matthew Sauer, CP, First Reformed UCC, Manitowoc, WI
DS, Matthew Sauer, CP, Saint John's UCC, Manitowoc, WI
OM, Sharell Shippen, AP, Grace Christian Fellowship United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
U, Leitu Teofilo, P, First Samoan Cong'l Christian Church of San Luis Rey, Oceanside, CA
OM, Brice Thomas, SP, Holy Trinity Community Church, Nashville, TN
LM, Ralph Thompson, P, Howard Congregational UCC, Nashville, TN
OM, Dorothy Thormaehlen, OL, Trinity UCC, Hanover, PA
OM, Diane Tugel, P, Brookmeade Congregational UCC, Nashville TN
MS, Stephen Vandergrift, P, Houghs Neck Congregational, Quincy, MA
OM, Damaris Whittaker, SP, Fort Washington Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Craig Zimmerman, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Mahanoy City, PA
MID, Sue Zschoche, OL, First Congregational UCC, Manhattan, KS

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 2017

Reynoso, Randy R., 9/2/2017
Frears, Robert C., 8/28/2017
Faulstich, John O., 8/31/2017
Moore, Jerry, 8/22/2017
Nixon, Frederick L., 5/4/2015
Walburn, Myles H., 8/26/2017
Pohl, Roger N., 8/20/2017
Bertram, Malcom, 8/30/2017
Molloy, Ward B., 9/8/2017
Shontz Jr., Wayne K., 9/15/2017
Martin, Robert, 9/12/2017
Felder, Gregory W., 9/24/2017
Olsen, Clarion H., 9/23/2017
Fenby, Robert F., 9/24/2017
Filkins, Jeffrey E., 9/19/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for September 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 September 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 

U, Kathryn Bates, P, United Church of Christ, Clay Center, NE
MID, Charlotte Bell, P, Federated Church of Christ UCC, Brooklyn, CT
OM, Jill Bierwirth, DT, Salem (Hetzel's) UCC, Pine Grove, PA
DS, David Blitch, P, Salem/Belleman's UCC, Mohrsville, PA
LM, David Brown, P, Trinity UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Arthur Campbell, P, Zion's Stone Church of West Penn Township, New Ringgold, PA
OM, Denise Clapsaddle, P, First Congregational Church of Plymouth, Plymouth, CT
OM, Allen Comstock, IN, First Congregational UCC, Montague, MA
OM, Rebecca David, IN, Edwards Congregational UCC, Davenport, IA
OM, Priscilla Denham, IN, Shenkel UCC, Pottstown, PA
U, Stephanie Dozois, OL, Memorial Congregational UCC, Sudbury, MA
OM, Wayne Earl, IN, Union Congregational UCC, East Walpole, MA
OM, Gretchen Elmendorf, P, East Weymouth Congregational Church UCC, East Weymouth, MA
U, Ernest Farrar, P, United Parish of Lunenburg, Lunenburg, MA
OM, Jon Fogle, IN, Zion Blue Mountain UCC, Bernville, PA
OM, Dean Frey, SU, Emmanuel UCC, Bowmanstown, PA
OM, Laura Friedman, SU, First Congregational UCC, Princeton, MA
OM, W. Froggatt, P, The United Church of Chester, Chester, CT
OM, Abby Gackenheimer, P, The First Congregational Church of Kent, Kent, CT
U, Lydia Gajdel, Y, Wilton Congregational Church, UCC, Wilton, CT
U, Zach Garrett, P, Friedens UCC, Farina, IL
U, Andrew Gorden, IN, Saint John's UCC, Egg Harbor City, NJ
U, Joseph Hackett, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Geneva, IA
OM, Selina Hamilton, P, Rosedale UCC, Laureldale, PA
OM, Frederick Hayes, IN, North Community Church, Marshfield, MA
OM, Patricia Higgins, SP, First Congregational Church of Benzonia UCC, Benzonia, MI
LM, Phil Hodson, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Wichita, KS
LM, Phil Hodson, P, Fairmount United Church of Christ (Congregational), Wichita, KS
OM, Margret Hofmeister, SP, First Church of Christ, New Britain, UCC, New Britain, CT
MS, Alexis Kassim, AP, Little River UCC, Annandale, VA
MID, Emily Kellar, DT, Congregational Church of South Dartmouth UCC, South Dartmouth, MA
OM, Paul Knupp, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Gladbrook, IA
OM, Irene Laudeman, IN, Community Congregational Church, Tiburon, CA
MID, Sloan Letman, P, Second Congregational UCC, Pittsfield, MA
DS, Jacqueline Lewis, SP, Middle Collegiate Church, New York, NY
OM, Leigh McCaffrey, SU, First Congregational UCC, Lake Helen, FL
OM, Pamela McGrath, SP, First Church of Christ Longmeadow, MA
DS, Richard McLeer, P, Congregational UCC, Mineral Point, WI
OM, David Milotta, P, Waipahu United Church of Christ, Waipahu, HI
LM, Mike Munz, OL, First Congregational UCC, Great Bend, KS
OM, Eric Ogi, OL, Wellesley Village Congregational Church UCC, Wellesley, MA
OM, James Painting, P, Grace United Church of Christ, Massillon, OH
OM, Mark Pitton, P, First Congregational UCC, Sharon, VT
OM, Judith Proctor, DT, First Church in Wenham Cong, Wenham, MA
OM, James Reid, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Fredericksburg, IA
OM, Ernesto Reyes, SP, Las Vegas United Church of Christ, Las Vegas, NV
MID, Nancy Rottman, P, Centre Congregational UCC, Lynnfield, MA
OM, Homer Royer, IN, Church of the Good Shepherd UCC, Alburtis, PA
U, Sarah Schmidt-Lee, AP, First Congregational UCC, Kalamazoo, MI
OM, Nada Sellers, IN, First Congregational UCC, Ashfield, MA
OM, Daniel Shahan, DT, Zion's United Church of Christ, Marietta, PA
OM, Rochelle Stackhouse, P, First Church of Christ in Hartford, UCC, Hartford, CT
OM, CB Stewart, AP, Greenpoint Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
OM, Howard Storm, P, Saint Mark UCC, Covington, KY
OM, Vernard Swett, AP First Church Congregational, UCC, Fairfield, CT
OM, Erica Thompson, SP, Asylum Hill Congregational UCC, Hartford, CT
OM, Tamara Torres McGovern, OL, Woodfords Congregational UCC, Portland, ME
OM, Margaret Vredeveld, IN, Congregational UCC, Clare, MI
U, Janet Wallace, IN, First Congregational of Marion, Marion, MA
OM, Burt Williams, P, Roberts Congregational UCC, Roberts, WI
OM, David Williamson, P, Hawker United Church of Christ, Beavercreek, OH
U, Karin Wright, P, United Church of Christ, Suffield, 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 August 2017

Schler, George, 8/7/2017
Sterrett, Marguerite N., 8/6/2017
Faberburg, Dewey F., 7/14/2017
Davis, Gary, 8/7/2017
Anderson, Peter A., 8/9/2017
Dobson, Robert F., 8/11/2017
Taylor, Joseph E., 8/2/2017
Amiri, Jerry M., 8/10/2017
Fitzgerald, Charles A., 7/31/2017
Mccain, Alan Richie, 8/22/2017
Atwood-Lyon, Frederick W., 8/27/2017
Slater, David L., 8/21/2017
Higgins, Thomas S., 8/11/2017
Oleary, Leila N., 8/7/2017
Bertalan, Imre A., 8/29/2017
Wightman, John G., 8/24/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.

 


Ministerial Updates for August 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 August 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 

OM, Curtis Ackley, IN, Casas Adobes Congregational UCC, Tucson, AZ
OM, Audrey Alexander, P, Hope United Church of Christ, DeSoto, MO
OM, Douglas Anders, IN, Concordia UCC, Belleville, IL
U, Adrienne Armes, AP, First Church in Windsor, UCC, Windsor, CT
OM, Candice Ashenden, OL, Congregational UCC, Athol, MA
U, Matthew Bauhof, AP, Plymouth Church UCC, Shaker Heights, OH
OM, David Baumgart Turner, SP, Church of the Crossroads UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, Cecilia Baxter, CP, New Creation, Easton, PA
OM, Jameson Baxter, CP, New Creation, Easton, PA
LM, Darlene Blocker, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Wind Gap, PA
OM, Ileana Bosenbark, IN, Trinity UCC, Mercersburg, PA
OM, Jami Boyle, AP, The First Church Nashua Congregational UCC, Nashua, NH
OM, Karen Bush, P, Community UCC, Champaign, IL
OM, David Bushnell, IN, Christ Church United Church of Christ, Annville, PA
OM, Candi Cain-Borgman, P, Cedar United Church of Christ, Allentown, PA
U, Charles Carlson, P, Sierra Vista Community UCC, Sierra Vista, AZ
OM, Cynthia Carr, P, First Congregational Church of Watertown, UCC, Watertown, CT
OM, Donna Cassity, IN, Oxford UCC Congregational, Oxford, CT
POC, Fernando Davila, AP, First United Church, Tampa, FL
DS, Robert Dean, P, Maine Federated Church, Maine, NY
OM, Susan D'heedene, P, Heidelberg UCC, York, PA
OM, Nathan Druckenmiller, P, Dreisbach UCC, Lewisburg, PA
OM, Julie Eklund, P, Redeemer UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
LM, Lisa Eleck, IN, West Suffield Congregational Church, West Suffield, CT
U, James Fisher, P, Community Congregatonal Church of Elburn UCC, Elburn, IL
LM, James Fisher, P, Community Congregatonal Church of Elburn UCC, Elburn, IL
OM, Heather Giffen, AP, Church of the Apostles UCC, Lancaster, PA
OM, Lawrence Gipson, AP, Old South Union Church UCC, South Weymouth, MA
OM, Paul Goodman, P, Plantsville Congregational UCC, Plantsville, CT
OM, Thomas Gregory Gray, DT, Thompson Congregational Church, UCC, Thompson, CT
OM, Denise Grossman, AP, Church of the Good Shepherd Congregational UCC, Chicago, IL
U, Wallace Henry III, AP, Inner Light Ministries, Washington, DC
OM, Alice Hildebrand, CP, West Brooksville Congregational, West Brooksville, ME
OM, Pamela Hines, P, West Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, John Hogue, P, Saint Luke's UCC, Trappe, PA
OM, John Hughes, IN, Conway Village Congregational UCC, Conway, NH
OM, Janice Johnson, IN, Saint Peter's UCC, Grant Park, IL
OM, Carol Keller, AP, Saint Lucas UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, John Kirkpatrick, P, United Parish UCC, Lenora, KS
OM, Jennifer Knutsen, CE, Rockville United Church of Christ, Rockville, MD
OM, Jennifer Little, IN, Lake Fork UCC, Atwood, IL
MID, Guangyu Lou, AP, Samuel UCC, Saint Louis, MO
LM, Bonni Lucas, P, Saint John UCC, New Columbia, PA
OM, Leah Lyman Waldron, P, Park Avenue Congregational UCC, Arlington, MA
OM, Donna Manocchio, IN, Avon Congregational Church, Avon, CT
OM, John Miller, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Herndon, PA
OM, Allen Myers, CP, West Brooksville Congregational, West Brooksville, ME
OM, Elizabeth Nocheck, P, Hamilton Park UCC, Lancaster, PA
OM, Nels Nordstrom, IN, Washington Reformation UCC, Monticello, WI
U, Derrick Okine, P, United Church, Primghar, IA
OM, Sandra Olsen, P, First Church of Christ, UCC, Unionville, CT
MS, Deborah Owen, DT, Saint Peter's UCC, Champaign, IL
OM, Cynthia Parker, SP, Church of the Red Rocks Cong UCC, Sedona, AZ
OM, Sarah Pomerantz, IN, Community Church of Cedar Grove UCC, Cedar Grove, NJ
DS, Wade Pond, P, First Reformed Church, Lancaster, PA
OM, Susan Prichard, P, First Congregational Church of Norwich UCC, Norwich, CT
MID, Jon Propper, AP, First Congregational Church UCC, Lowell, MI
DS, Linda Rackliffe, P, Congregational Church, Chester, NH
OM, Bonnie Rambob, AP, Parkside Community UCC, Sacramento, CA
OM, Rebekah Rathman-Wingrove, P, United Church of Christ, Fieldon, IL
OM, Lorrie Reed, AP, Grace United Church of Christ, Sauk Village, IL
OM, Carol Reynolds, SP, Scottsdale Congregational United Church of Christ, Scottsdale, AZ
LM, Daniel Romero, CE, First Congregational Church of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
OM, Amy Rovell-Rixx, AP, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC, Plainfield, IL
OM, Liana Rowe, OL, Shadow Rock Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
LM, John Sampson, P, Keene Valley Congregational Church UCC, Keene Valley, NY
OM, Dale Sattizahn, P, Saint Peter's UCC, Tatamy, PA
OM, Nina Schmid, P, First Congregational Church of South Windsor, UCC, South Windsor, CT
OM, Susan Schneider-Adams, IN, First Congregational UCC, Anamosa, IA
MID, Eric Seaholm, MM, Edwards UCC, Framingham, MA
U, Tammy Stampfli, P, The United Churches of Olympia, Olympia, WA
OM, Sharon Stolz, IN, Eden United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
OM, Wendy Summers, IN, Union Congregational Church UCC, Hackensack, MN
U, Patricia Sutherland, OL, Rebel and Divine UCC, Phoenix, AZ
MS, Nathan Tenney, AP, First UCC, Palo Alto, CA
DS, Dierdre Thomson, P, Rossmoor Community Church, Monroe Township, NJ
OM, Bradley Walmer, P, New Covenant UCC, Williamsport, PA
OM, Fredd Ward, P, South Congregational Church, UCC, East Hartford, CT
OM, David Williams, P, Trinity UCC, Berlin, PA
OM, Connie Williams-Moodie, IN, Federated UCC, Paxton, 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.


Clergy Deaths for July 2017

Steinle, Donald R., 6/13/2017
Shaw Jr, Joseph O., 6/20/2017
Wickey, John, 6/9/2017
Steinbron, Melvin J., 6/25/2017
Wenz, Herbert, 7/12/2017
Thoma, Robert L., 5/27/2017
Anderson, Virginia L., 4/27/2017
Floyd, Tracy D., 6/27/2017
Washington, John R., 6/18/2017
Hollis, Allen, 7/9/2017
Schmidt, Edward, 7/6/2017
Million, George A., 7/7/2017
Klinkman, Myron F., 7/11/2017
Foos, Samuel, 7/5/2017
Black, Virginia R., 7/2/2017
Steedly, Donald E., 7/25/2017
Landers, Laurence G., 7/21/2017
Colby, Ralph C., 7/20/2017
Nordstrand, Robert N., 7/23/2017
Klueter, John, 7/30/2017
Hermann, Hartmann, 3/8/2017
Repton Merritt, 4/17/2017
House, Loren G., 6/10/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for July 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 July 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 

OM, Cristina Airaghi, Y, First Congregational UCC, Bellevue, WA
MS, Craig Avents, P, Union United Church of Christ, Norfolk, VA
OM, Selena Blackwell, SP, St John's UCC, Waukegan, IL
OM, Teresa Blythe, AP, First Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Conrath, WI
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Ladysmith, WI
LM, Jonathan Bradner, P, Nexus Church UCC, Hamilton, OH
U, Vanessa Brown, SP, Rivers of Living Water UCC, New York City, NY
MS, Kathy Bryant, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Wichita, KS
U, Gerald Clark, IN, Heidelberg UCC, Schwenksville, PA
LM, Nathaniel Craddock, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Cincinnati, OH
LM, Brandon Dansizen, AP, Avon Lake United Church of Christ, Avon Lake, OH
OM, Stephen Dexter, P, First Congregational UCC, Springfield, IL
OM, Melissa Eicholtz, AP, Grace United Church of Christ, Hanover, PA
OM, Joshua Fitterling, P, First Congregational Church UCC, Wiscasset, ME
OM, Tracy Glaser-Bacon, DT, Grace United Church of Christ, Canton, OH
OM, Matthew Gorkos, DT, Pennsburg United Church of Christ, Pennsburg, PA
OM, D. Hall, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Alexandria, KY
OM, Stephen Hastings, IN, Congregational UCC, Dover-Foxcroft, ME
OM, Carl Howard, AP, Dunbar United Church of Christ, Hamden, CT
U, Joel Jackle-Hugh, SP, United in Faith Church UCC, Pana, IL
OM, James Janecek, P, Fairfield Glade Community Church, Fairfield Glade, TN
MID, Jeff Kardisco, AP, Mount Zion UCC, York, PA
OM, James Kosko, P, Squaw Valley Chapel UCC, Olympic Valley, CA
LM, David Krueger, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Metropolis, IL
OM, Kathryn Kuhn, AP, First Congregational UCC, Appleton, WI
OM, Edward Livingston, IN, Armenian Martyrs' Congl Church of Philadelphia, Havertown, PA
MID, Nancy Lueschen, DT, Saint John's UCC, Glenmont, OH
OM, James Meadows, IN, Shepherd of the Hills Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
MID, Lava Mueller, DT, United Church of Thetford, North Thetford, VT
LM, Cheryl Petrini, P, Saint Paul-Seanors UCC, New Stanton, PA
OM, Talia Raymond, AP, United Church of Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
OM, Brigitta Remole, IN, Wayside UCC, Federal Way, WA
MID, Amy Rovell-Rixx, AP, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC, Plainfield, IL
OM, Wanda Schwandt, IN, Trinity Christian UCC, Harleysville, PA
OM, Pamela Shepherd, P, Taos UCC,
OM, Robert Stewart, IN, Saint John's (Hain's) UCC, Wernersville, PA
OM, Debra Timmins, DT, First United Church of Christ, Royersford, PA
U, Jan Tjaden, P, First Congregational UCC, Orchard, IA
OM, Ryan Travis, P, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
CM, Cynthia Tyson, CE, Advent United Church of Christ, Columbus, OH
LM, Lynn Wickberg, P, Westmoreland United Church, Westmoreland, NH
OM, Scott Williamson, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Chattanooga, TN
U, Lyn Winter, P, Bath Congregational Church UCC, Bath, NH

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 June 2017

Ebersole, Jay E., 5/31/2017
Hoefer, Elver H., 5/9/2017
Chang, Wendell, 5/11/2017
Varga, Paul V., 5/15/2017
Bach, George R., 5/29/2017
Ramstad, Philip J., 5/12/2017
Cassidy, Don R., 1/18/2017
Brueggemann, Edward D., 5/26/2017
Weaver Sr., Stephen V., 6/13/2017
Merriman, Willis J., 3/23/2017
Graham, Franklikn D., 2/19/2017
Ryan, Greogory S., 5/31/2017
Neideigh, Roy M., 6/26/2017
Ports, M. S. Jan, 6/15/2017
Evans, Thomas H., 6/23/2017
Thoma, Robert L., 5/27/2017
Miller, Anthony B., 6/22/2017
Hazen, James H., 6/26/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for June 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 June 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 

OM, Jennifer Aull, P, Greenpoint Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
MID, Esther Baruja, OL, Archwood United Church of Christ, Cleveland, OH
DS, Michael Bos, SP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Craig Breismeister, IN, Community UCC, Fitzwilliam, NH
U, Michael Brown, SP, Marble Collegiate Church, New York, NY
OM, David Butz, DT, Bethel UCC, Nebraska City, NE
OM, Austin Chinault, P, Zion's United Church of Christ, Pottstown, PA
OM, Russell Clark, P, Emmanuel UCC, Hanover, PA
MID, Laura Crow, IN, Memorial United Church of Christ, Fitchburg, WI
POC, Stuart Davis, P, Congregational UCC, Avoca, NE
DS, Kirsty DePree, OL, Marble Collegiate Church, New York, NY
DS, James Dowse, P, Congregational Church of Bristol UCC, Bristol, ME
U, Tammy Ebensberger, SU, First Congregational UCC, Clinton, IA
OM, Elaine Ely, AP, Zwingli UCC, Souderton, PA
DS, Linda Forray, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Marinette, WI
OM, Gale Grayson, IN, Park Congregational UCC, Norwich, CT
OM, Charlene Hill, P, United Church of Hyde Park, Chicago, IL
OM, Daniel Hollis, AP, First Parish Church, York, Maine, York, ME
OM, Anne Holmes, DT, Bethel UCC, Arlington, VA
OM, Eric Jackson, P, Brookside Congregational Church UCC, Manchester, NH
LM, Donte Jones, OL, Saint Peter's UCC dba Wisdom's Table at St. Peters, Lancaster, PA
OM, Richard Jones, P, Memorial Congregational UCC, Baldwinville, MA
OM, Ann Kansfield, P, Greenpoint Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
DS, Jessica Kast, AP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Thomas Kinder, P, The United Church of Strafford, Strafford, VT
OM, James Klein, IN, Bethel United Church of Christ, Elkhart Lake, WI
OM, Jennifer Knighton, P, Saint John's UCC, Catonsville, MD
U, Steve Lamb, P, Wheeler Grove UCC, Carson, IA
LM, Karen Landry, P, Pilgrim United Church of Christ Brentwood/Kingston, Brentwood, NH
MID, Terri Legge, DT, United Church of Christ, Pleasant Hill, OH
OM, Lauren Lorincz, P, Colchester Federated Church, Colchester, CT
LM, Gerald Madasz, P, Brooklyn Trinity United Church of Christ, Brooklyn, OH
CM, Betsy Majewski, CE, Immanuel UCC, Shillington, PA
DS, Howard Major, AP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
LM, Katrina Manzi, OL, North Stonington Congregational Church, North Stonington, CT
OM, Sally May, P, Malletts Bay Congregational UCC, Colchester, VT
OM, Anthony Minear, SP, Church of Beatitudes UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, Sara Ofner-Seals, CP, First Congregational Church in New London, UCC, New London, CT
OM, Clare Overlander, IN, Congregational Church in Belchertown UCC, Belchertown, MA
MID, John Pawloski, P, Saint Peter UCC, Centralia, IL
OM, Peter Preble, SP, Bethany Congregational UCC, Quincy, MA
U, Bruce Ray, P, Kimball Avenue United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
MS, Gail Robins, MM, Saint Paul's UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Micah Schlobohm, IN, United Church of Christ (Congregational), Delavan, WI
OM, Marlayna Schmidt, IN, First Parish Church Congregational UCC, Manchester, MA
OM, Matthew Schneider-Adams, P, Saint John's UCC, Clarence, IA
OM, Michele Scott, SU, Golden Congregational UCC, Ryan, IA
U, Eugene Shelton, SU, Congregational UCC, Farragut, IA
OM, Kim Shelton, IN, Good News Community UCC, Chicago, IL
LM, Rose Shepley, P, Saint John's UCC, Shamokin, PA
U, Linda Snyder, IN, Hampstead Congregational Church UCC, Hampstead, NH
OM, Jamie Lee Sprague-Ballou, P, Mary Magdalene Friends UCC, Las Vegas, NV
DS, Julie Staples, OL, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Charles Stark, IN, St. John's UCC of Burton, Burton, TX
DS, James Steward, P, South Bushwick Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
DS, Conrad Strauch, P, St. Paul's Reformed Church, North Babylon, NY
DS, Jennifer Strickland, CP, Claremont United Church of Christ, Claremont, CA
OM, Nancy Strickland, IN, North Falmouth Congregational UCC, North Falmouth, MA
OM, Troy Underwood, AP, Covenant United Church of Christ, South Holland, IL
OM, Arthur Urie, IN, Congregational UCC, Northwood, NH
OM, Clarence Walther, P, Lynnhurst UCC, Louisville, KY
DS, Paul Whitlock, SP, Church of the Palms UCC, Sun City, AZ
POC, Pam Williams, P, Friedens UCC, Goehner, NE
OM, Catherine Zall, CP, First Congregational Church in New London UCC, New London, 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 for May 2017

Munger, Clifford, 4/30/2017
Hibshman, C. Robert, 4/29/2017
Bright, James W., 4/28/2017
Bockting, Darryl L., 4/22/2017
Moore, Michael P., 4/27/2017
Konz, John, 4/7/2017
Orander, Donald B., 5/5/2017
Rycraft, Lon A., 4/30/2017
Seydel, Wanda, 5/8/2017
Siders, Mary J., 5/6/2017
Ramstad, Philip J., 5/12/2017
Fisher, Robert T., 5/5/2017
Feeney-Bastian, Kate, 5/17/2017
Luckey, James E., 1/4/2017
Diquattro, Robert E., 11/6/2016
Simmons, Miles A., 5/17/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.