Ministerial Updates for June 2021

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 2021.

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, Julia Bertalan, P, Packanack Community Church, Wayne, NJ
U, Carrie Black, IN, Second Congregational UCC, Memphis, TN
OM, Barry Bordenkircher, P, Saint John’s UCC, Newport, KY
OM, Amy Carter Frenze, P, First Congregational, UCC, New Milford, CT
OM, Richard DenUyl, DT, United Church On the Green UCC, New Haven, CT
LM, Jason Derr, P, Congregational UCC, Sparta, WI
U, Barbara Dweyer, IN, Lancaster Congregational UCC, Lancaster, NH
U, Barbara Edema, DT, First Congregational Church of Chelsea, Chelsea, MI
OM, Thomas Emanuel, AP, First Congregational UCC, Long Beach, CA
DS, Lucille Fleming, SP, Portsmouth United Church of Christ, Portsmouth, VA
U, Amelia Fulbright, DT, Congregational Church of Austin UCC, Austin, TX
OM, Justo González, DT, Spring Hill UCC, Spring Hill, FL
OM, Anne Hoffmann, IN, First Congregational UCC, Long Beach, CA
DS, Steve Jerbi, P, University Congregational UCC, Seattle, WA
OM, Nerice Kaufman, IN, First Congregational of Ramona UCC, Ramona, CA
OM, Stephen King, SU, Saint Paul’s Church UCC, Blackburn, MO
OM, Nicholas Knoblauch, P, Zion UCC, Union, MO
U, Daniel Medina, DT, Congregational Church UCC, Miami Lakes, FL
U, Bonnie Meek, P, First Congregational Church, Saginaw, MI
OM, Bonnie Montgomery, SU, Ridge Road UCC, Parma, OH
U, Shari Munyon, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Walnut, IA
OM, David Murchie, P, United Community UCC, Colstrip, MT
U, Bryan Niebanck, P, Lyme Congregational UCC, Bellevue, OH
LM, Marion Paquette, P, First Congregational Church and Society of Shoreham, dba Shoreham Congregational Church, Shoreham, VT
U, Brian Peterson, P, Hadlyme Congregational Church UCC, Hadlyme, CT
OM, Rachael Pryor, DT, Wichita United Church of Christ, Wichita, KS
OM, Sara Rabe, IN, First Congregational UCC, Fort Atkinson, WI
OM, Joel Reif, IN, First Congregational UCC, Fort Pierce, FL
LM, Terri Reynolds, SU, Saint Paul’s UCC, Woodsfield, OH
OM, Jeremy Rose, P, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
U, Tom Saur, SU, Community UCC, Baker, MT
OM, Rebecca Sausser, DT, Saint John’s UCC, Allentown, PA
OM, Susan Scott, IN, Congregational Church UCC, Norwich, VT
OM, Robert Stevens, IN, Saint John UCC, Riegelsville, PA
OM, Richard Teitsworth, AP, Trinity Great Swamp UCC, Spinnerstown, PA
OM, Devon Thomas, P, Second Congregational UCC, Hyde Park, VT
OM, Elizabeth Thompson, P, Las Vegas United Church of Christ, Las Vegas, NV
U, Alisha Ungs, P, United Church of Christ, Edgemont, SD
U, Christine Van de Wege, OL, First Congregational UCC, Holliston, MA
OM, Christine Wilke, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Hartford, WI
OM, Jonathan Wortmann, OL, First Church in Marlborough Congregational UCC, Marlborough, MA

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.