Ministerial Updates for July 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 July 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, Beth Abbott, P, First Congregational UCC, South Milwaukee, WI
DS, Katja Albrecht, P, The United Church Washington, DC
MID, Emelia Attridge, DT, First Congregational UCC, Reading, MA
U, Brian Baeder, IN, Second Congregational Church of Stafford, UCC, Stafford Springs, CT
OM, Mary Barber, IN, Union Congregational UCC, Hebron, NH
OM, Laura Barnes, IN, United Christian Church, Austin, TX
OM, Brian Beu, IN, First Congregational of Ramona UCC, Ramona, CA
OM, Kim Blocher, IN, Trinity UCC, Hanover, PA
LM, Allyssa Boyer, OL, Saint Paul’s UCC, Mechanicsburg, PA
LM, Sherian Buller, P, United Church of Christ, Deltona, FL
U, Richard Carter, IN, Monadnock Congregational Church, Colebrook, NH
OM, Jane Courtright, P, First Congregational UCC, Eagle River, WI
OM, Rosemary Dawson, IN, Congregational UCC, Athol, MA
OM, Thomas Dean, P, Berlin Congregational Church, Berlin, CT
U, Justin Dryden, P, United Congregational UCC, Butte, MT
OM, Wayne Earl, IN, Allin Congregational UCC, Dedham, MA
U, Don Erickson, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Middletown, OH
OM, Evan Farrar, IN, Congregational UCC, Sarasota, FL
OM, Allen Fluent, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
U, James Goodenberger, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Council Bluffs, IA
OM, James Gorman, IN, Saint Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
MID, Lisa Griffith Tierney, DT, Edwards Congregational UCC, Davenport, IA
MS, Emily Hall, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Wind Gap, PA
OM, Lisa Hart, IN, Church of the Master UCC, Florissant, MO
U, Bruce Hauswirth, P, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Lake View, IA
OM, Kathleen Henry, P, Congregational Church of Putnam UCC, Putnam, CT
MS, Heather Hunnicutt, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Pocono Pines, PA
OM, Jake Joseph, AP, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Nicole Lamarche, SP, Community UCC, Boulder, CO
OM, Marisa Laviola, IN, Old Meeting House, East Montpelier, VT
OM, Emily Livingston, P, Saint John’s UCC, Allentown, PA
OM, William Long, DT, Saint Paul UCC, Manheim, PA
OM, Charles Mackley, IN, Christ Reformed UCC, Cavetown, MD
OM, James Matarazzo, AP, First Congregational UCC, Shrewsbury, MA
LM, Julie McCarty, CP, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Benson, MN
MID, David McLean Jones, P, First Congregational UCC, Ashfield, MA
OM, Laura Miller-Purrenhage, SP, First Congregational Church, Grand Ledge, MI
U, Randall Moe, DT, United Church of Christ, Granite Falls, MN
U, Iese Opetaia, SP, Epenesa Fou Congregational Christian Samoan Church, Honolulu, HI
OM, David Pattee, IN, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
POC, Harry Peterson-Brandt, P, Cherokee Park United Church, Saint Paul, MN
MID, Lindsay Popperson, AP, First Church of Christ, Marblehead, MA
U, Aaron Pratt Shepherd, P, Union Congregational UCC, East Walpole, MA
U, George Reed, IN, Ada Congregational UCC, Ada, MI
OM, Joel Reif, IN, First Congregational UCC, Fort Pierce, FL
MID, Rebecca Sausser, P, New Bethel Union Church UCC, Kempton, PA
U, Nancy Spittell, SU, Grace Trinity UCC, Frederick, MD
OM, Debra Timmins, DT, Trinity Great Swamp UCC, Spinnerstown, PA
OM, Paul Veldman, IN, United Church of Christ, Elcho, WI
OM, Paul Veldman, IN, United Church of Christ, Kempster, WI
OM, Robert Von Trebra, IN, First Congregational UCC, Boise, ID
OM, Jed Watson, SP, Peace Memorial UCC, Palos Park, IL
OM, James Williams, IN, First Congregational UCC, Saginaw, MI
U, Kevin Williams, OL, Westfield Congregational Church UCC, Danielson, CT
MID, Kathy Youzwak, P, Hampstead Congregational Church UCC, Hampstead, 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.