Changes and Deaths

Ministerial Updates for November 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 November 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, Kathryn Anadein, IN, Greenmont-Oak Park Community UCC, Kettering, OH
OM, John Austin, P, First Congregational UCC, Onaga, KS
OM, Gregory Baker, DT, United Church of Assonet, Assonet, MA
OM, Lillian Barrett, P, Avalon Park Community Church UCC, Chicago, IL
POC, Randall Besta, P, Hillcrest Congregational UCC, Montrose, CO
OM, Judy Brandon, P, Greenawalds UCC, Allentown, PA
MID, Nancy Butcher, DT, Pawtucket Congregational UCC, Lowell, MA
POC, Randolph Calvo, P, First Congregational UCC, Hatfield, MA
OM, Scott Casebeer, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Norwood, OH
MID, Dawn Christenson, AP, First Congregational UCC, Charlotte, MI
OM, Steven Craft, P, First United Church of Christ, Irwin, PA
U, Don DeWeese, IN, Ktizo UCC, Phoenix, AZ
U, Amber Dixson Richardson, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT
OM, George Eckstein, P, Church of the Manger UCC, Bethlehem, PA
OM, Jill Edens, CP, Congregational Church, Weston, MA
OM, John Edens, CP, Congregational Church, Weston, MA
OM, James Firth, IN, Rosedale Congregational Church, Kansas City, KS
LM, Kayli Freeman, AP, Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, PA
U, Laura Fregin, AP, First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Kenneth Gadd, P, Saint John's UCC, Marine City, MI
OM, Justo Gonzalez, SP, IUC Ministerios Rios de Agua Viva (Joy Like A River, UCC), Wyoming, MI
U, Amy Gopp, SP, United Church of Christ of Kent, Kent, OH
LM, Erik Graefe, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, Junction City, KS
U, Alice Green, SP, Covenant Baptist UCC, Washington, DC
MID, Sheridan Irick, P, Community UCC, Partridge, KS
OM, Leslie Jackson, P, Cathedral of Hope Houston UCC, Houston, TX
U, Karen Larson, P, Zwingli UCC, West Concord, MN
LM, Danny Latrick, P, Marshallese Ministry of Orange County UCC, Corona Del Mar, CA
U, Kenneth Lazzara, P, St. Paul UCC, Warren, MI
OM, Teresa Lepage, P, Congregational UCC, Brea, CA
LM, Susan Lishman, SU, First United Church of Christ, Hellertown, PA
OM, William Long, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Manheim, PA
OM, Peggy Ludlow, AP, Community Church of Mountain Lakes UCC, Mountain Lakes, NJ
OM, Christopher Lyman Waldron, AP, First Congregational UCC, Somerville, MA
OM, Donald Mason, SP, First Congregational UCC, Union City, MI
LM, Heidi McDougall, DT, United Church of Christ, Strongsville, OH
U, Sherwood McKay, P, Community UCC, Baker, MT
OM, Don Miller, IN, Community UCC, Carbondale, KS
OM, Kimberly Murphy, IN, United Parish, Carver, MA
U, David Olson, P, First United Church of Sioux Rapids, Sioux Rapids, IA
OM, Matthew Perkins, P, Midland Community UCC, Sterling, KS
CM, Kevin Pettit, OL, First Congregational UCC, Boulder, CO
MID, Beth Petzke, IN, Saint James UCC, Newton, WI
MID, Beth Petzke, IN, Saint Mark's UCC, Cleveland, WI
U, John Pugh, IN, Bethlehem Congregational UCC, Worden, MT
OM, Glenn Rice, P, United Church of Christ, Port Orange, FL
MID, Aaron Rieder, P, First Congregational UCC, Cheboygan, MI
OM, Sara Rosenau, P, Waverly Heights Congregational UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Jenei Rossigg, SP, Congregational UCC, Hooksett, NH
OM, Dwayne Royster, P, Faith UCC, Washington, DC
MID, Anna Runion, Y, Pilgrim UCC, Carlsbad, CA
POC, Walter Smith, IN, First Congregational UCC, Big Timber, MT
MID, Robert Stephens, AP, Middle Collegiate Church, New York, NY
OM, Robert Thaden, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT
OM, Sally Train, IN, First Congregational UCC, San Rafael, CA
OM, David Wheeler, P, Federated UCC, Weatherford, OK
LM, Linda Wisser, P, Bethany UCC, Bethlehem, PA
LM, Robert Zadow, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT

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 2017

Longley, John H., 9/29/2017
Anderson, Arthur C., 10/1/2017
Felsing, Richard W., 9/27/2017
Wallace, Jeffrey L., 10/6/2017
Gowan, Lon H., 10/15/2017
Cunningham, Carol, 10/8/2017
Knowles, Robert, 10/4/2017
Sangree, Charles S., 10/7/2017
Lawrence, T. Albert, 10/19/2017
Drummond, John W., 10/21/2017
Thompson, Garth, 10/24/2017
Bade, Carl A., 10/21/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


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.