Authorized Ministerial Updates for November 2015

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 November 2015.

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, Raygan Baker, AP, Bethel United Church of Christ, Evansville, IN
OM, Karen Barth, P, Christ Evangelical UCC, Louisville, KY
OM, Norman Bendroth, IN, Congregational Church, Tewksbury, MA
LM, Eric Black, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Fort Wayne, IN
OM, Barry Bordenkircher, P, Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
MS, Steven Bridwell, IN, Fairmount United Church of Christ (Congregational), Wichita, KS
OM, Kristina Campbell, OL, Desert Garden UCC, Sun City West, AZ
MID, Rosemary Captain, SU, Saint Peter’s UCC, Murphysboro, IL
OM, John Condon, IN, Brookfield Congregational Church UCC, Brookfield, MA
OM, Anton DeWet, DT, Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Michael Erwin, SP, Christ United Church of Christ, Evansville, IN
OM, Don Fenestre-Marek, P, Trinity Reformed UCC, Mountville, PA
OM, Cynthia Garis, IN, Emmanuel UCC, Abbottstown, PA
OM, Philip Garrison, P, Trinity UCC, Northport, MI
U, Jacqueline Gilchrist, SP, North Stamford Congregational Church, Stamford, CT
OM, Lucas Grobe, P, HOPE United Church of Christ, Naperville, IL
OM, Franklin Haines, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Woodsfield, OH
OM, Victoria Hampton, P, Saint Luke’s UCC, Imperial, MO
OM, Sara Harbin, SP, First Congregational UCC, Elkhart, IN
MID, Teresa Hockenberry, DT, Trinity UCC, Lewistown, PA
OM, James Hogue, P, Ebenezer Stone UCC, Gerald, MO
OM, David Houdeschell, DT, Saint John UCC, Bolivar, OH
OM, Jeremy Hylen, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Sheboygan, WI
OM, Jamie Kent, SP, Zion United Church of Christ, Shelbyville, IN
OM, Tibor Kiraly, P, Calvin UCC, Fairfield, CT
OM, John Krueger, SU, Saint John (Cumberland) UCC, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Merlyn Lawrence, AP, Saint Paul UCC, Waterloo, IL
MID, Helen Lockwood, AP, Saint Peter’s UCC, Carmel, IN
OM, Sharon Macarthur, SU, Berkeley Chinese Community Church, Berkeley, CA
POC, Michael Malcom, DT, Rush Memorial Congregational UCC, Atlanta, GA
U, James Mann, P, Lytton Zion United Church of Christ, Delta, OH
OM, Kathryn Maver, P, First Congregational Church of Newbury UCC, Newbury, VT
OM, Michael McCaulley, AP, Peace Congregational Church, Clemson, SC
OM, Gloria Mcpherson, SU, Trinity UCC, New Bloomfield, PA
OM, Carrie Orlando, P, First Congregational, Wyandotte, MI
OM, Paul Porter, P, Eden United Church of Christ, Affton, MO
OM, James Reid, IN, Community Congregational Church, Manitou Springs, CO
OM, Kimron Reising, DT, Zion Evangelical UCC, Evansville, IN
LM, James Robinson, P, First United Church of Christ, Shelby, OH
OM, Erica Roth, CP, Saint Paul’s UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Joseph Rowley, SP, Emanuel United Church of Christ, Jackson, MO
OM, Doris Ruben, P, Ebenezer UCC, Stratford, WI
U, Medea Saunders, CE, United Church of Christ, Ankeny, IA
LM, Ken Schafer, P, Immanuel UCC, Carlyle, IL
MID, Daniel Schmidt, IN, Saint Thomas UCC, Harrisburg, PA
OM, David Schnepf, P, First Congregational UCC, Oconomowoc, WI
OM, Mark Suriano, SP, First Congregational UCC, Park Ridge, NJ
DS, Michael Swartz, AP, First Congregational UCC, Moline, IL
OM, Tamara Torres McGovern, AP, First Parish Congregational UCC, Gorham, ME
OM, Robert Walker, P, Prince of Peace UCC, Saint Louis, MO
U, Tom Williams, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Schofield, WI
U, Keith Wilson, P, United Christian Church of Livermore, Livermore, CA

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.