Ministerial Updates for July 2022

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 2022.

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

OM, Paula Anderson, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Minonk, IL
LM, Mark Anthony, SU, Harmony Creek Church, Kettering, OH
DS, Courtney Arntzen, SU, University Congregational UCC, Missoula, MT
LM, Brian Baeder, P, Broad Brook Congregational Church, Broad Brook, CT
OM, Dustin Bartlett, SP, First Congregational UCC, Watertown, SD
OM, Michael Bass, P, First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Fort Worth, TX
U, Rick Bishop, SU, Christ Reformed UCC, Sharpsburg, MD
LM, Shellie Brook, SU, Lee Church Congregational, Lee, NH
DS, Charles Chappell, P, Trinity UCC, Thurmont, MD
U, Michael Cronin, SU, Island United Church, Foster City, CA
U, Warren Dale, SU, First Congregational Church, Redwood City, CA
OM, Corrine Dautrich, SU, Friedens UCC, Oley, PA
OM, Jenny Davant, SP, Central Congregational UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
OM, Elizabeth Dorsi, P, The Congregational Church of Westborough, UCC, Westborough, MA
OM, Judine Duerwaechter, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Sheboygan, WI
U, Alesana Eteuati, P, First Cong Christian Ch of Amer Samoa UCC, Daly City, CA
U, John Fairless, IN, Venice United Church of Christ, Venice, FL
LM, Thomas Gardner, P, First Congregational UCC, Farmington, NH
OM, Jamie Hawley, SP, Congregational of Park Manor UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, Susanne Hayes, P, First Congregational Church, Chester, MA
OM, Matthew Hogue-Smith, AP, First Church of Christ Congregational, Glastonbury, Glastonbury, CT
LMS, Therese Howington, SU, Central Square Community Church, Central Square, NY
MS, Linda Hunsaker, SU, Faith United Church, Muscatine, IA
U, Katheryn Huntington, P, Scotland Congregational Church, UCC, Scotland, CT
OM, Eric Jackson, P, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Syracuse, NY
OM, Dawn Jefferson, OL, Hope UCC, Alexandria, VA
U, Benjamin Jibo, P, Sacramento Marshallese Ministry UCC, Sacramento, CA
OM, Darryl Kistler, SP, Park Church Congregational, UCC, Grand Rapids, MI
OM, Catherine Kolwey, DT, Meetinghouse Church of Edina UCC, Edina, MN
OM, Keith Kraft, P, First Congregational UCC, Redfield, SD
LMS, Karen Marshall, P, Trinity UCC Rome, Rome, NY
U, Andrew McHenry, P, First Congregational UCC, Oroville, CA
OM, Aidan Meyers-Kelley, AP, Mystic Congregational Church UCC, Mystic, CT
OM, Timothy Miller, P, Ely Memorial UCC, Land O Lakes, WI
OM, Jean Morrow, IN, United Church of Christ Cong., Vermillion, SD
OM, Lava Mueller, P, Love Church, Randolph Center, VT
OM, Kim Newport, P, Rise UCC, Romeo, MI
OM, Martin Nussbaum, P, First United Church of Christ, Sheffield, IL
OM, Megan Owens, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Redding, CA
OM, Matthew Peacock, P, Community Church of Chesterland UCC, Chesterland, OH
LMS, Joshua Rau, P, First Congregational, Savage, MT
LMS, Joshua Rau, P, Peoples Congregational UCC, Sidney, MT
OM, Timothy Rhodes, IN, Saint Peter’s UCC, Elmhurst, IL
LM, Kerry Richardson, IN, Congregational UCC, Hooksett, NH
OM, Kyle Roggenbuck, IN, Saint Matthew UCC, Wheaton, IL
OM, Vanessa Rose, SP, First Church Congregational, UCC, Fairfield, CT
OM, David Sickelka, IN, Peoples Church of Flint, Flint, MI
OM, Alexis Simpson, OL, The Congregational Church in Exeter UCC, Exeter, NH
OM, Gary Smith, P, Malden Road UCC, Mattydale, NY
OM, Gary Smith, P, First Congregational Church of Antwerp UCC, Antwerp, NY
OM, Grant Speece, P, First Congregational UCC, Dwight, IL
OM, David Stambaugh, P, The First Congregational Church of Essex, UCC, Essex, CT
U, Ellie Strathdee, AP, United Church of Christ, Southbury, Southbury, CT
LM, Barry Szymanski, P, First Congregational UCC, Oconomowoc, WI
OM, Epenito Ursos, P, First Filipino/American UCC, San Bruno, CA
OM, Kate VanDerzee-Glidden, SP, First Church of Christ Congregational, Glastonbury, Glastonbury, CT
OM, Paul Werner, P, Saint James UCC, Hamburg, NY
U, Katharine West, P, Park Congregational UCC, Elgin, NE
U, Katharine West, P, First Congregational UCC, Neligh, NE
OM, David Williams, SP, New Goshenhoppen Reformed UCC, East Greenville, PA
OM, Sue Yarbrough, P, Community Church, San Lorenzo, CA
MS, David Zerby, P, Saint John’s UCC, Massillon, OH

The Center for Analytics, Research & Development, and Data (CARDD) 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.