Ministerial Updates for December 2023

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 2023.

CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
LMS: Lay Ministerial Standing
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
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, Linda Anderson, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Taylor, MI
OM, Marisa Brown Ludwig, P, First Congregational UCC, Lee, MA
LM, Cassandra Chee, P, Wahiawa United Church of Christ, Wahiawa, HI
MS, Scott Cox, IN, Lynnhurst UCC, Louisville, KY
OM, John Dorhauer, SP, First Congregational UCC DeKalb, De Kalb, IL
OM, Eric Elnes, IN, Pass-a-Grille Beach Community UCC, Saint Pete Beach, FL
OM, Gale Green, P, First Congregational UCC, Berlin Heights, OH
LMS, Ryan Haines, P, Immanuel UCC, Clarington, OH
U, Thomas Hawkins, P, First Congregational UCC, East Longmeadow, MA
OM, Abigail Henderson, P, Olivet Congregational UCC, Saint Paul, MN
OM, Emily Howard, P, Grace Church UCC, Uniontown, OH
OM, Shannan Hudgins, P, Federated Church UCC, Charlton, MA
LM, Daniel Kawaha, P, Haili Congregational Church, Hilo, HI
LM, Wryen Kiwaha, P, Pukaana Congregational Church, Captain Cook, HI
OM, Dean Kucera, DT, First Congregational Church of South Windsor, UCC, South Windsor, CT
OM, Duane Lahti, SP, First Congregational UCC, Moline, IL
OM, Gordon Marchant, SP, Makawao Union Church, Paia, HI
OM, Barry McCarthy, IN, First Congregational Church, UCC, Portland, CT
U, Francis Miller, CP, Lyndhurst Community of Faith Church, Lyndhurst, OH
U, Don Perks, DT, Saint John UCC, Bolivar, OH
OM, Keith Scott, SU, Faith United Church, UCC, Tamarac, FL
OM, Dawson Taylor, P, Westmoreland Congregational UCC, Bethesda, MD