Ministerial Updates for May 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 May 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

U, Myles Alexander, IN, First Congregational UCC, Rhinelander, WI
DS, Rosanna Anderson, DT, Fishers Island Union Chapel, Fishers Island, NY
U, Elizabeth Arulampalam, P, First Church of Christ in Hartford, UCC, Hartford, CT
OM, Michael Atkins-Whitley, AP, Danville Congregational Church, Danville, CA
OM, George Ault, DT, Scottsdale Congregational United Church of Christ, Scottsdale, AZ
OM, Katherine Beckett, P, Saint John (Penntown) UCC, Sunman, IN
OM, Colleen Birchett, OL, The Riverside Church UCC, New York, NY
OM, Donna Cassity, IN, South Britain Congregational Church, Southbury, CT
OM, David Crook, IN, Hedrick’s Grove Reformed UCC, Lexington, NC
OM, Stephen Davis, IN, Zwingli UCC, Paoli, WI
OM, Margaret Ernst, DT, Saint Paul’s UCC, Birdsboro, PA
OM, Clare Gromoll, P, People’s Congregational Church, Bayport, MN
OM, Peter Hammond, IN, United Church of Newport, Newport, VT
OM, Elvin Harrison, IN, Morningside UCC, Inglewood, CA
DS, Jennifer Hrynyk, SP, First Congregational Church, Westfield, NJ
OM, Sonja Ingebritsen, IN, First Congregational UCC, Platteville, WI
OM, Adalphie Johnson, P, The Community Church of Washington DC, Washington, DC
OM, Nathaniel Mahlberg, P, United Church of Christ at Valley Forge, Wayne, PA
OM, James Merriam, P, Wells River Congregational Church UCC, Wells River, VT
OM, Martha Nordt, IN, Glade Church, Blacksburg, VA
OM, Jessica Palys, SP, Kansas City UCC, Kansas City, MO
OM, Ann Ralosky, CP, First Congregational Church, Montclair, NJ
OM, John Rogers, CP, First Congregational Church, Montclair, NJ
OM, Michael Smith, SP, First Congregational UCC, Huntley, IL
OM, Daniel Stark, AP, Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, MN
U, Megan Strouse, OL, Plymouth Congregational Church of Belmont UCC, Belmont, MA
OM, Lily Tinker Fortel, Y, The First Congregational Church, Ann Arbor, MI
OM, Robert Van Ess, P, Pilgrim UCC, Fond Du Lac, WI
LMS, Joyce Weishaupt, P, Trinity United Church of Christ, Mount Bethel, PA
U, Vinod Wesley, P, Chicago Tamil UCC, Westchester, IL
U, Stephen Wiens, CP, Wayzata Community Church, Wayzata, MN
OM, Douglas Wooten, P, Immanuel UCC, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Nancy Zorn Micke, IN, Hope United Church of Christ, Fremont, WI

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.