Ministerial Updates for September 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 September 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 

LM, Joan Alexander, P, First Congregational UCC, Plainview, NE
U, Ric Alfonso, SP, Filipino American Church, Sunnyvale, CA
OM, M. Baldwin, IN, First Church UCC, Ludlow, MA
OM, M. Baldwin, IN, Grace Union Church UCC, Wilbraham, MA
OM, Joel Biggers, P, Trinity United Church UCC, Warren, NJ
U, Rick Black, IN, United Parish of Lunenburg, Lunenburg, MA
MID, Melissa Burkhart, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, Womelsdorf, PA
U, Rene Cabral, AP, Filipino American Church, Sunnyvale, CA
LM, Judith Campbell, P, Ridge Road UCC, Parma, OH
U, Julie Capel, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
OM, Susan Cartmell, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Harwich Port, MA
OM, Thomas Caruso, SU, Grace Reformed Church, York, PA
U, Rainey Cheeks, P, Inner Light Ministries, Washington, DC
POC, David Coleman, P, First Congregational UCC, Exeter, NE
POC, David Coleman, P, Congregational UCC, Friend, NE
U, Jeanette Cooper Hicks, P, United Churches of Durham UCC, Durham, CT
MID, Ryan Downing, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Muscatine, IA
OM, Stanley Duncan, IN, Quincy Point Congregational Church UCC, Quincy, MA
OM, Madeline Edwards, P, Emanuel UCC, Warren, PA
U, Kevin Ewing, DT, First Church of Christ in New Haven, UCC, New Haven, CT
OM, Anna Flowers, P, United Church in Walpole, Walpole, MA
OM, Tyson Frey, P, Friedens UCC, Oley, PA
U, Frieda Gillespie, IN, First Parish Church, Berlin, MA
LM, Lena Gochnauer, AP, Saint Peter’s UCC, Apple Creek, OH
LM, Judy Goodrow, OL, First Congregational UCC, Angola, IN
MID, Mark Granfors-Hunt, CP, Wellspring UCC, Centreville, VA
LM, Thomas Gregory Gray, DT, South Congregational Church, UCC, East Hartford, CT
OM, Jon Haack, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Elkader, IA
OM, Gary Halstead, P, Christ United Church, Olmsted Falls, OH
OM, Cherie Hambleton, P, Saint John’s Westminster Union Church, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Christopher Hart, IN, Congregational UCC, Groveland, MA
OM, Bradley Haws, IN, Saint John’s UCC, Denver, PA
U, Earl Henrichon, IN, First Congregational Church of Sutton UCC, Sutton, MA
U, Robin Honaker, P, First Congregational UCC, Flat Rock, MI
OM, Blair Hull, P, Congregational UCC, Whitewater, WI
OM, Matthew Jackson, IN, First Church, Pembroke, MA
U, Allen Kahler, IN, Hawker United Church of Christ, Dayton, OH
POC, Myron Kaufman, IN, United Church, Big Rapids, MI
OM, Donna Kaveloski, DT, Saint John’s UCC, Troy, OH
OM, Barbara Kershner, IN, Second Congregational Church, Williamstown, MA
OM, Anthony Kill, IN, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, North Andover, MA
OM, Cindi Knox, P, Saint John’s UCC, Evanston, IL
LM, Cynda Lenarz, AP, First United Church of Christ, Sugarcreek, OH
MS, Elizabeth Magill, IN, South Acton Congregational Church UCC, Acton, MA
LM, Steven Miller, AP, Saint John’s UCC, Massillon, OH
U, James Mitulski, IN, The Congregational Church of Needham, Needham, MA
OM, Robert Molsberry, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Donnellson, IA
U, Karen Norton, P, Congregational UCC, Cromwell, IA
OM, Kathleen Remund, P, First Congregational UCC, Menomonie, WI
DS, Robert Richardson, P, Congregational UCC, Burton, OH
DS, Robert Richardson, P, United Community UCC, Newbury, OH
OM, Cheryl Roberts, P, Saint Mark UCC, Chicago Heights, IL
OM, Christopher Ross, P, Saint Peter’s UCC, Kiel, WI
U, Lourey Savick, P, United Parish Congregational UCC, Upton, MA
LM, Nina Schmid, DT, First Congregational Church of South Windsor, UCC, South Windsor, CT
LM, Joyce Shellhammer, P, United Church of Christ, Conneaut, OH
LM, Nancy Snyder, AP, United Church of Christ, Conneaut, OH
POC, David Stryker, IN, Second Congregational UCC, Cohasset, MA
LM, Dale Thomas, P, Saint Matthew (Coleman’s) UCC, Spring Glen, PA
LM, Nina Trump, AP, Saint Paul’s UCC – DOC, Dearborn Heights, MI
OM, Audrey Turner, AP, Manhattan Beach Community Church UCC, Manhattan Beach, CA
OM, Ronald Verblaauw, DT, Congregational UCC, Rutherford, NJ
LM, Joseph Will, P, First Congregational Church of Wallingford, Wallingford, VT
OM, William Wineke, IN, Congregational UCC, Evansville, WI
MID, Daniel Woodman, OL, Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ, Leominster, MA
U, Lee Yates, P, Covina Community Church UCC, Covina, 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.