Authorized Ministerial Updates for July 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 July 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, Daniel Barnum-Steggerda, P, Congregational UCC, Hart, MI
OM, Daniel Barnum-Steggerda, P, First Congregational UCC, Shelby, MI
OM, William Beardslee, P, Deering Community Church UCC, Deering, NH
OM, Steven Berry, IN, First Congregational Church of Wallingford, Wallingford, VT
MID, Lois Buchholz, P, First Congregational Church of East Troy UCC, East Troy, WI
LM, Douglas Cameron, P, United Federated Church UCC, Williamstown, VT
OM, William Clyma, P, Congregational UCC, Sparta, WI
MID, Patrick Collins, AP, The First Congregational Church of Greenwich, Old Greenwich, CT
LM, Elizabeth DePass-Thompson, CP, Mary Magdalene Friends UCC, Las Vegas, NV
MID, Kelly Donahue, P, East Corinth Congregational Church, East Corinth, VT
OM, Dianne Dugan, IN, First Congregational UCC, Spencer, MA
U, Russell Duncan, P, First Congregational UCC, Saint Albans, VT
MID, Elizabeth Durant, AP, First Congregational UCC, Portland, OR
U, Hannah Fisher Ryan, P, Saint Luke UCC, Burlington, IA
U, Diane Friedericks, IN, Immanuel UCC, Latimer, IA
OM, Stephen Gifford, IN, Saint Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
OM, Gloria Imamura, AP, Makiki Christian UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, William Ingraham, P, First Church Congregational UCC, Methuen, MA
OM, Alana Kelley, P, First Congregational UCC, Saint Clair, MI
OM, Russell Kimmerly, P, Mount Zion-Saint Paul UCC, New Richmond, OH
OM, Russell Kimmerly, P, Mount Zion-Saint Paul UCC, New Richmond, OH
OM, Richard Malmberg, P, Little Home Church By the Wayside UCC, Wayne, IL
LM, Michael Mario, P, Marlboro Meeting House, Marlboro, VT
OM, Gary Miller, IN, Union-Congregational Church, Waupun, WI
OM, Kimberly Moeller, P, Swiss United Church of Christ, New Glarus, WI
MID, Steve Mojonnier, OL, Zion Evangelical UCC, Indianapolis, IN
DS, Alan Patadlas, P, Honolulu Cosmopolitan Church, Honolulu, HI
DS, Allen Paul, P, Arlington Community Church UCC, Arlington, NE
POC, Dale Raines, DT, Saint John United Church of Christ, Louisville, KY
MID, Rebekah Rathman-Wingrove, SU, Saint John’s UCC, Marine City, MI
U, Teleso Satele, P, Samoan Congregational Christian Church of South LA UCC, Carson, CA
OM, Jo Shelnutt, IN, Congregational UCC, Tunbridge, VT
MID, Melissa Sternhagen, P, Congregational UCC, Baxter, IA
MID, Amanda Swoyer, P, North Pomfret United Church of Christ, North Pomfret, VT
OM, Wallace Tatara, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Chelsea, MI
U, Devon Thomas, OL, First Congregational UCC, Essex Junction, VT
U, Stuart Vander Vegte, P, United Church of Christ, Schleswig, IA
OM, Jeffrey Wargo, P, Saint Stephen’s Reformed UCC, Perkasie, PA
MS, William Wassner, SP, Saint Paul’s UCC, Evansville, IN
LM, Chad Weddle, P, Faith UCC, Frederick, MD
OM, John Werner, P, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Jefferson, OH

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.