Ministerial Updates for November 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 November 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, Kathryn Anadein, IN, Greenmont-Oak Park Community UCC, Kettering, OH
OM, John Austin, P, First Congregational UCC, Onaga, KS
OM, Gregory Baker, DT, United Church of Assonet, Assonet, MA
OM, Lillian Barrett, P, Avalon Park Community Church UCC, Chicago, IL
POC, Randall Besta, P, Hillcrest Congregational UCC, Montrose, CO
OM, Judy Brandon, P, Greenawalds UCC, Allentown, PA
MID, Nancy Butcher, DT, Pawtucket Congregational UCC, Lowell, MA
POC, Randolph Calvo, P, First Congregational UCC, Hatfield, MA
OM, Scott Casebeer, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Norwood, OH
MID, Dawn Christenson, AP, First Congregational UCC, Charlotte, MI
OM, Steven Craft, P, First United Church of Christ, Irwin, PA
U, Don DeWeese, IN, Ktizo UCC, Phoenix, AZ
U, Amber Dixson Richardson, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT
OM, George Eckstein, P, Church of the Manger UCC, Bethlehem, PA
OM, Jill Edens, CP, Congregational Church, Weston, MA
OM, John Edens, CP, Congregational Church, Weston, MA
OM, James Firth, IN, Rosedale Congregational Church, Kansas City, KS
LM, Kayli Freeman, AP, Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, PA
U, Laura Fregin, AP, First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Kenneth Gadd, P, Saint John’s UCC, Marine City, MI
OM, Justo Gonzalez, SP, IUC Ministerios Rios de Agua Viva (Joy Like A River, UCC), Wyoming, MI
U, Amy Gopp, SP, United Church of Christ of Kent, Kent, OH
LM, Erik Graefe, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, Junction City, KS
U, Alice Green, SP, Covenant Baptist UCC, Washington, DC
MID, Sheridan Irick, P, Community UCC, Partridge, KS
OM, Leslie Jackson, P, Cathedral of Hope Houston UCC, Houston, TX
U, Karen Larson, P, Zwingli UCC, West Concord, MN
LM, Danny Latrick, P, Marshallese Ministry of Orange County UCC, Corona Del Mar, CA
U, Kenneth Lazzara, P, St. Paul UCC, Warren, MI
OM, Teresa Lepage, P, Congregational UCC, Brea, CA
LM, Susan Lishman, SU, First United Church of Christ, Hellertown, PA
OM, William Long, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Manheim, PA
OM, Peggy Ludlow, AP, Community Church of Mountain Lakes UCC, Mountain Lakes, NJ
OM, Christopher Lyman Waldron, AP, First Congregational UCC, Somerville, MA
OM, Donald Mason, SP, First Congregational UCC, Union City, MI
LM, Heidi McDougall, DT, United Church of Christ, Strongsville, OH
U, Sherwood McKay, P, Community UCC, Baker, MT
OM, Don Miller, IN, Community UCC, Carbondale, KS
OM, Kimberly Murphy, IN, United Parish, Carver, MA
U, David Olson, P, First United Church of Sioux Rapids, Sioux Rapids, IA
OM, Matthew Perkins, P, Midland Community UCC, Sterling, KS
CM, Kevin Pettit, OL, First Congregational UCC, Boulder, CO
MID, Beth Petzke, IN, Saint James UCC, Newton, WI
MID, Beth Petzke, IN, Saint Mark’s UCC, Cleveland, WI
U, John Pugh, IN, Bethlehem Congregational UCC, Worden, MT
OM, Glenn Rice, P, United Church of Christ, Port Orange, FL
MID, Aaron Rieder, P, First Congregational UCC, Cheboygan, MI
OM, Sara Rosenau, P, Waverly Heights Congregational UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Jenei Rossigg, SP, Congregational UCC, Hooksett, NH
OM, Dwayne Royster, P, Faith UCC, Washington, DC
MID, Anna Runion, Y, Pilgrim UCC, Carlsbad, CA
POC, Walter Smith, IN, First Congregational UCC, Big Timber, MT
MID, Robert Stephens, AP, Middle Collegiate Church, New York, NY
OM, Robert Thaden, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT
OM, Sally Train, IN, First Congregational UCC, San Rafael, CA
OM, David Wheeler, P, Federated UCC, Weatherford, OK
LM, Linda Wisser, P, Bethany UCC, Bethlehem, PA
LM, Robert Zadow, CP, United Christian Church, Miles City, MT

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.