Authorized Ministerial Updates for August 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 August 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, Sharon Alberson, AP, First Congregational UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Cynthia Bagley, SP, The United Church of Christ in Keene, Keene, NH
OM, Obadiah Ballinger, P, Edina Morningside Community Church UCC, Edina, MN
DS, Connie Bandy, DT, Community UCC, Champaign, IL
OM, LaCretia Bellamy, AP, Rehoboth Fellowship of Atlanta UCC, Atlanta, GA
U, Gary Blain, SP, Highland Trinity UCC, Newton, KS
LM, David Blevins, P, Imiola Congregational UCC, Kamuela, HI
OM, Lindsey Braun, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Des Moines, IA
OM, Karin Collins, CP, Parkview Congregational UCC, Aurora, CO
OM, Anne Cormier, P, Saint James UCC, Limerick, PA
OM, Darryl Cruz, DT, Trinity UCC, Telford, PA
OM, John Davidson, P, Spring Glen Church UCC, Hamden, CT
LM, Lehel Deak, OL, First Hungarian Reformed UCC, New York, NY
OM, Michael Denney, P, Second Congregational Church, Ossipee, NH
U, Eric Dupee, AP, Congregational Church of New Canaan, New Canaan, CT
OM, Michael Durst, AP, Pilgrim UCC, Wheaton, MD
OM, John Fiscus, SP, Peace United Church of Christ, Saint Cloud, MN
OM, Kate Forer, P, Presbyterian/New England Congregational Church, Saratoga Springs, NY
OM, Candace Frawley, AP, Community Church, San Lorenzo, CA
OM, M. Harlow, P, The Peoples Church of Chicago UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, John Helt, IN, Brookfield Congregational Church UCC, Brookfield, WI
U, Larry Holderbaum, IN, Salem United Church of Christ, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Matthew Hoover, P, Church of the Good Shepherd UCC, Boyertown, PA
OM, Ronald Hopson, IN, Peoples Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Holly Jackson, P, United Church of Christ of Seneca Valley, Germantown, MD
OM, Janice Johnson, DT, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
OM, Kimberly Kendrick, CP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Rebecca Larson, IN, First Congregational UCC, Haverhill, NH
POC, Edward Livingston, AP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
U, Selma Massey, SP, Whosoever Ministry, Detroit, MI
U, Debi Mastroni-Kenyon, CE, Monroe Congregational Church UCC, Monroe, CT
OM, Carl Michael, Y, First Congregational UCC, Berkeley, CA
U, Jeoffrey Moran, IN, Valley of the Flowers UCC, Lompoc, CA
OM, Patricia Morton, P, Saint John’s UCC, Peotone, IL
OM, Ashley Nolte, P, Pilgrim UCC, Grafton, WI
OM, Brenda Pelc-Faszcza, DT, The First Congregational Church, Canton Center, Canton Center, CT
OM, David Plant, P, Memorial UCC, Toledo, OH
OM, Audrey Price, P, Webster Cong Christian UCC, Havre De Grace, MD
OM, Curran Reichert, P, First Congregational Church UCC, Sonoma, CA
OM, Timothy Rhodes, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Mokena, IL
OM, David Robberts-Mosser, P, Trinity UCC, Westville, IL
LM, James Robertson, SU, First Congregational Church of Watertown, UCC, Watertown, CT
LM, Wilburn Roby, OL, Third Avenue Calvin Reformed Church, Beaver Falls, PA
U, Leonard Rowell, IN, Congregational UCC, New Haven, VT
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Faith United Church of Christ, Delano, PA
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Saint Peter’s UCC, Barnesville, PA
OM, David Shoobridge, SU, Christ United Church of Christ, Barnesville, PA
OM, Lance Smith, P, Zwingli UCC, Monticello, WI
OM, Michael Smith, P, Mount Olivet UCC, North Lima, OH
OM, Denise Statham, CP, Living Water United Church of Christ, Philadelphia, PA
LM, Jim Stoneman, P, First Congregational UCC, Wadena, MN
OM, Lynn Sullivan, SP, Community Church UCC, Garden City, NY
MID, Patricia Swanson, AP, Eden UCC, Hayward, CA
OM, Steven Swope, OL, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
OM, Victoria Ubben, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Wanatah, IN
OM, Kris Watson, AP, Safe Haven UCC, Queens, NY
LM, Lisa Williams, P, Union Congregational UCC, Moline, IL
OM, Clara Young, IN, Mount Calvary UCC, Woodstock, VA
OM, Nancy Zorn Micke, P, First Congregational UCC, De Pere, WI

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.