Authorized Ministerial Updates for April 2016

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 April 2016.

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
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, William Bowie, DT, Union Congregational UCC, Hancock, ME
OM, Mark Buck, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Wheatland, IA
U, Douglas Cederberg, P, Pilgrim United Church of Christ, New Bedford, MA
CM, Terry Collison, OL, First Congregational UCC, Huntington, WV
MID, Charles Dockery, OL, Trinity United Church of Christ, Gary, IN
U, Eliot Fay, IN, South Congregational UCC, Newport, NH
OM, Leslie Foley, OL, First Parish UCC, Brunswick, ME
LM, Monica Giordano, P, Congregational UCC, Milbridge, ME
OM, Sharon Graff, IN, Community Congregational UCC, Chula Vista, CA
OM, Elvin Harrison, P, Community Cong Church of Pacific Beach UCC, San Diego, CA
LM, Allen Haynes, OL, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Mary Hurley, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Evansville, IN
MID, Robert Hyde, AP, First Congregational UCC, Shrewsbury, MA
OM, Charles Jordan, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Indianapolis, IN
LM, Alisa Joyce, AP, The United Parish in Brookline UCC, Brookline, MA
LM, Eric Kelly, IN, First Congregational Church of Perry Center Inc, Perry, NY
OM, Marilyn Kendrix, IN, Congregational UCC, Naugatuck, CT
MS, Wesley Knight, IN, New Joy Community Church UCC, Sioux Falls, SD
OM, Stacey Kullgren, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, West Brookfield, MA
OM, Philip Kunz, IN, Saint John’s UCC, South Amherst, OH
LM, Christopher Lawrence, AP, Judson Memorial Church UCC, Manhattan, NY
OM, James Morasco, P, Morganville United Church of Christ, Stafford, NY
OM, Jonathan Pak, SP, Waiokeola Congregational Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, Thomas Pope, AP, Central Congregational UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
OM, Irene Pouliot, P, Trinity UCC, State Line, PA
U, Lambert Rahming, AP, Congregational Church of West Medford UCC dba Sanctuary UCC, Medford, MA
LM, M. Rasell, P, Archwood United Church of Christ, Cleveland, OH
LM, Robert Robida, AP, Community Congregational UCC, New Port Richey, FL
OM, Eric Sherlock, AP, Danville Congregational Church, Danville, CA
OM, Gregory Skiba, IN, Congregational UCC, Arlington Heights, IL
U, Alan Small, IN, Community Church, Russellville, IN
U, Earl Smith, SU, New Hope United Church of Christ, DeLand, FL
LM, Gregory Smith, P, First & Saint Paul’s UCC, Downey, CA
OM, Elizabeth Squire, P, Silver City UCC, Silver City, NM
LM, Chad Stevick, SP, United Congregational Church of Lubbock, Lubbock, TX
OM, Theresa Stirling, SU, The First Congregational Church of Plainfield, Plainfield, CT
MID, Carrie Swayne-Gerrish, AP, The Dover Church, Dover, MA
U, Kevin Williams, P, South Killingly Congregational Church UCC, Danielson, CT
OM, Charlotte Wright, IN, Congregational UCC, Barre, MA
OM, Nicole Yonkman, SP, The First Church UCC, Windsor, CT
OM, Todd Yonkman, DT, First Congregational UCC, Stamford, CT
OM, Stanley Youngberg, IN, Prospect Congregational Church, UCC, Prospect, CT
OM, Shea Zellweger, P, First Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Bethany, CT
OM, Shea Zellweger, P, South Congregational UCC, Waterbury, CT

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.