Ministerial Updates for July 2017

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 2017.

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, Cristina Airaghi, Y, First Congregational UCC, Bellevue, WA
MS, Craig Avents, P, Union United Church of Christ, Norfolk, VA
OM, Selena Blackwell, SP, St John’s UCC, Waukegan, IL
OM, Teresa Blythe, AP, First Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Conrath, WI
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Ladysmith, WI
LM, Jonathan Bradner, P, Nexus Church UCC, Hamilton, OH
U, Vanessa Brown, SP, Rivers of Living Water UCC, New York City, NY
MS, Kathy Bryant, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Wichita, KS
U, Gerald Clark, IN, Heidelberg UCC, Schwenksville, PA
LM, Nathaniel Craddock, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Cincinnati, OH
LM, Brandon Dansizen, AP, Avon Lake United Church of Christ, Avon Lake, OH
OM, Stephen Dexter, P, First Congregational UCC, Springfield, IL
OM, Melissa Eicholtz, AP, Grace United Church of Christ, Hanover, PA
OM, Joshua Fitterling, P, First Congregational Church UCC, Wiscasset, ME
OM, Tracy Glaser-Bacon, DT, Grace United Church of Christ, Canton, OH
OM, Matthew Gorkos, DT, Pennsburg United Church of Christ, Pennsburg, PA
OM, D. Hall, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Alexandria, KY
OM, Stephen Hastings, IN, Congregational UCC, Dover-Foxcroft, ME
OM, Carl Howard, AP, Dunbar United Church of Christ, Hamden, CT
U, Joel Jackle-Hugh, SP, United in Faith Church UCC, Pana, IL
OM, James Janecek, P, Fairfield Glade Community Church, Fairfield Glade, TN
MID, Jeff Kardisco, AP, Mount Zion UCC, York, PA
OM, James Kosko, P, Squaw Valley Chapel UCC, Olympic Valley, CA
LM, David Krueger, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Metropolis, IL
OM, Kathryn Kuhn, AP, First Congregational UCC, Appleton, WI
OM, Edward Livingston, IN, Armenian Martyrs’ Congl Church of Philadelphia, Havertown, PA
MID, Nancy Lueschen, DT, Saint John’s UCC, Glenmont, OH
OM, James Meadows, IN, Shepherd of the Hills Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
MID, Lava Mueller, DT, United Church of Thetford, North Thetford, VT
LM, Cheryl Petrini, P, Saint Paul-Seanors UCC, New Stanton, PA
OM, Talia Raymond, AP, United Church of Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
OM, Brigitta Remole, IN, Wayside UCC, Federal Way, WA
MID, Amy Rovell-Rixx, AP, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC, Plainfield, IL
OM, Wanda Schwandt, IN, Trinity Christian UCC, Harleysville, PA
OM, Pamela Shepherd, P, Taos UCC,
OM, Robert Stewart, IN, Saint John’s (Hain’s) UCC, Wernersville, PA
OM, Debra Timmins, DT, First United Church of Christ, Royersford, PA
U, Jan Tjaden, P, First Congregational UCC, Orchard, IA
OM, Ryan Travis, P, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
CM, Cynthia Tyson, CE, Advent United Church of Christ, Columbus, OH
LM, Lynn Wickberg, P, Westmoreland United Church, Westmoreland, NH
OM, Scott Williamson, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Chattanooga, TN
U, Lyn Winter, P, Bath Congregational Church UCC, Bath, NH

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.