Ministerial Updates for January 2019

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 January 2019.

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, Joseph Amico, P, Tabernacle UCC, Salem, MA
MID, Alyssa Anten, AP, First Congregational Church UCC, Lowell, MI
OM, Diane Banasiak Vego, P, Chapel Hill United Church of Christ, Louisville, KY
OM, Rachel Bauman, P, Saint John’s UCC, La Pointe, WI
U, Charles Bigelow, SP, Saint Andrew’s UCC, Dexter, MI
OM, Joel Biggers, IN, Holmdel Community UCC, Holmdel, NJ
OM, Cristian Bitter, OL, Saint John’s UCC, Mokena, IL
OM, Thomas Bower, IN, St. Paul’s UCC of Monee, Monee, IL
POC, Randolph Calvo, P, First Congregational Church – UCC, Hatfield, MA
OM, Thomas Caruso, IN, Church of the Redeemer UCC, Hershey, PA
U, Lynette Cole, P, Schroon Lake Community Church, Schroon Lake, NY
MID, Marilyn Collins, SU, The First Church in Hartland, Congregational, East Hartland, CT
OM, Kim Cran, P, Bethany UCC, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
OM, Cara Davis, DT, First Congregational UCC, Great Barrington, MA
MID, Abigail Diehl-Noble, SU, Weybridge Congregational UCC, Weybridge, VT
OM, Karen Dorshimer-Chaplin, SU, Chaffin Congregational UCC, Holden, MA
OM, Neil Ellingson, P, The United Church of Mapleton, Mapleton, MN
OM, David Ellis, P, Tinicum United Church of Christ, Pipersville, PA
OM, Christopher Eng, IN, Kailua Christian Church UCC, Kailua, HI
OM, Robert Evans, P, Monroe Community Church UCC, Monroe, ME
OM, A. Evenson, SP, Holladay UCC, Salt Lake City, UT
LM, William Fale, P, Cup of Freedom UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, John Gage, P, The Congregational Church of Needham, Needham, MA
LM, Barbara Gaisser, IN, Immanuel UCC, Mount Vernon, IN
OM, Stephen Gifford, IN, Saint Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
OM, Stephen Gifford, IN, Calvary Memorial UCC, Wauwatosa, WI
U, Johan Green, P, The Congregational Church of Temple, Temple, NH
U, Brian Gregg, CP, United Church, Garretson, SD
U, Julie Gregg, CP, United Church, Garretson, SD
U, Joseph Hackett, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Gladbrook, IA
MID, Jessica Hainley, P, Quentin United Church of Christ, Quentin, PA
U, Merianna Harrelson, P, Garden of Grace UCC, Columbia, SC
OM, Ruth Harvey, P, United Church of Christ, Toms River, NJ
OM, Stephanie Haskins, P, Niantic Community Church, Niantic, CT
OM, Frederick Hayes, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, North Weymouth, MA
OM, David Hughes, IN, Congregational UCC, Wells, ME
DS, Jonathan Jensen, P, Saint Paul’s Community Church, Chicora, PA
OM, Janice Johnson, IN, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
U, Brenda King, P, United Church of Christ, Marietta, MN
OM, Terry Krouskoupf, IN, Immanuel UCC, Peotone, IL
LM, Robert Kruel, SU, Saint John’s Harrold Reformed UCC, Greensburg, PA
MID, Kristen Leverton, OL, Sylvania United Church of Christ, Sylvania, OH
OM, Kenneth Makuakane, SP, Kawaiaha’o Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, Donna Manocchio, SU, First Congregational Church of Granby, UCC, Granby, CT
OM, Estelle Margarones, IN, First Parish Church, York, Maine, York, ME
OM, Lynn Marino, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Henderson, KY
OM, Christopher Marlin-Warfield, P, First Congregational UCC, DeWitt, IA
U, Patrick McCorkle, IN, Bethany Congregational UCC, Quincy, MA
OM, Nancy McHugh, P, Dennis Union Church, Dennis, MA
OM, Francis McKenzie, IN, First Evangelical Cong UCC, Uxbridge, MA
LM, Daniel Montejo, P, IUC Ministerios Rios de Agua Viva (Joy Like A River, UCC), Wyoming, MI
OM, Cheryl Moore, SU, Wyomissing UCC, Gouglersville, PA
MS, Timothy Murphy, SP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Gary Percesepe, P, Church in the Highlands UCC, White Plains, NY
LM, Jesse Pettengill, P, Christ Church Congregational UCC, Fort Kent, ME
U, Michael Price, DT, Chapel On the Hill Inc UCC, Seminole, FL
U, Jonathan Rehmus, IN, Charlemont Federated Church, Charlemont, MA
U, Richard Reifsnyder, DT, Falls Village Congregational Church, Falls Village, CT
OM, Sheila Rubdi, IN, First Congregational UCC, Wellfleet, MA
LM, John Russell, P, Trinity Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Huntingdon, PA
MID, Suzanne Schaeffer, P, Emmanuel UCC, Nuremberg, PA
OM, Herbert Schafale, OL, Saint Paul UCC, Belleville, IL
OM, John Shonle, DT, Bethany United Church of Christ, Lebanon, OH
OM, Bryan Sirchio, P, United Church of Christ, Mc Farland, WI
MID, Wesley Snedeker, OL, Fort Myers Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Roshan Soans, P, Trinity Reformed UCC, Holland, PA
U, Jamie Spriggs, IN, Pilgrim Church of Dorchester UCC, Dorchester, MA
OM, Lisa Stedman, IN, Deerfield Community Church, UCC, Deerfield, NH
OM, Susan Stonestreet, IN, Federated Church in Thomaston UCC, Thomaston, ME
LM, Kenneth Tack, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Knox, PA
OM, Jennifer Tiernan, P, Congregational Christian UCC, Freehold, NY
OM, Kyle Timmons, P, Saint Peter’s UCC, Grant Park, IL
DS, Jeff Vedders, AP, Hudsonville Congregational UCC, Hudsonville, MI
OM, Sarah Verasco, P, First Congregational UCC, Loveland, CO
OM, Mary Waters, OL, United Church of Christ Congregational, Boxborough, MA
OM, Thomas Webster, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Henderson, KY
OM, William Wildman, DT, Halifax Congregational Church UCC, Halifax, MA
MID, Christine Wilke, IN, New Horizon UCC, Farmington, WI
OM, Kimberly Wood, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Mokena, IL

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.