Ministerial Updates for August 2020

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 2020.

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 

MID, Carol Alexander, IN, First United Church of Christ, Springfield, OH
OM, Candice Ashenden, P, Congregational UCC, Athol, MA
OM, Nathan Athorp, P, Our Shepherd UCC, Howards Grove, WI
U, Larry Baldridge, IN, Stow Community UCC, Stow, OH
OM, Steven Boorsma, P, Saint John UCC, Valmeyer, IL
U, Gordon Braun, SU, United Church of Christ, Pierce, NE
OM, Brian Burke, IN, Emmanuel UCC, Valley City, OH
OM, Julie Cedrone, P, United Congregational Church, Worcester, MA
MID, Jessica Charney, AP, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Kelly Colwell, AP, First Congregational UCC, Berkeley, CA
MID, Terry Daniel, P, Metanoia: Church of Transformation, United Church of Christ, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Rosemary Dawson, DT, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, Northfield, MA
LMS, Katherine Dean, P, Caroline Valley Community Church, Brooktondale, NY
OM, Amy Dows, P, Glade UCC, Walkersville, MD
POC, Don Erickson, P, The Congregational Church of Plainville, UCC, Plainville, CT
OM, Donald Francois, IN, Columbia Congregational Church UCC, Columbia, CT
OM, Dennis Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Vincennes, IN
OM, Linda Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Vincennes, IN
OM, Michael Fritz, IN, Olivet Congregational UCC, Saint Paul, MN
LM, Jeffery Fulk, AP, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
LM, Larry Ganger, IN, Campbellstown United Church of Christ, Eaton, OH
LM, Rebecca Griffin, P, Brookmeade Congregational UCC, Nashville, TN
OM, Christopher Hart, IN, Christ Church United, Dracut, MA
U, Thomas Hawkins, P, First Congregational UCC, Hadley, MA
OM, Lee Ireland, IN, Groton Congregational Church UCC, Groton, CT
OM, Ken James, SU, Ponca Creek UCC, Bonesteel, SD
U, Devin Jeffers, P, First Reformed Church, Lancaster, PA
LM, Bradley Klug, AP, Union Congregational UCC, Churchville, NY
OM, John Krueger, IN, First United Church, Bloomington, IN
OM, James Liddle, IN, Bethel UCC, Fond Du Lac, WI
OM, Trista Lucas, P, Trinity Reformed UCC, Scottdale, PA
OM, Bret Myers, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Waterloo, IA
OM, Calandra Nevenzel, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Baroda, MI
MID, Rose Nilson, P, First Congregational, UCC, Andover, CT
OM, Allen O’Brien, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Redding, CA
OM, Coral Parmenter, DT, Purdum UCC, Purdum, NE
LMS, Julia Penner-Zook, P, Community UCC, Fresno, CA
OM, Olivia Robinson, IN, Mount Carmel Congregational, Hamden, CT
OM, Mark Seifried, IN, First Congregational UCC, Williamstown, MA
OM, Ruth Shaver, IN, Congregational Church of Mansfield UCC, Mansfield, MA
OM, Elizabeth Terrill, IN, St Paul United Church of Christ, Columbia, IL
OM, Deborah Wacker, SP, Lynnhaven Colony Congregational UCC, Virginia Beach, VA
MID, Joyce Wealand, SP, Grace Church UCC, Uniontown, OH
OM, Jesse Weaver, SU, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Bozeman, MT
U, Kristen Wippenman, P, Immanuel Congregational Church, Dubuque, IA

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.