Ministerial Updates for September 2018

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 2018.

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, Debra Adams, P, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, North Andover, MA
OM, Cyndy Ash, P, Jubilee Farms UCC, Clinton, IL
OM, Kristofer Avise-Rouse, P, Epiphany UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Rachel Bahr, P, Plymouth UCC, Grand Rapids, MI
OM, Carla Bailey, SP, The Second Church in Newton UCC, Newton, MA
OM, M. Baldwin, IN, South Congregational Church, UCC, Middletown, CT
OM, Danielle Bartz, P, First Congregational Church of Winona, UCC, Winona, MN
LM, DiAnn Baxley, P, Saint Luke’s UCC, Lock Haven, PA
OM, Charlotte Bell, P, First Congregational Church, Kennebunkport, ME
OM, Ruth Bradshaw, P, Olivet Congregational UCC, Columbus, WI
OM, Virginia Brasher-Cunningham, P, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Beverly Brook, SU, Peace UCC, Santa Cruz, CA
OM, Nancy Brooks, IN, United Church of Christ, Saint Jacob, IL
POC, Twanna Brown, CP Rivers of Living Water, Newark, NJ
OM, Melissa Burkhart, AP, Pleasantville UCC, Chalfont, PA
OM, Matthew Carriker, P, Agape Spiritual Community, Waltham, MA
MID, James Coran, SU, Congregational United Church of Christ, Atlanta, MI
U, Britt Cox, P, Church of the Three Crosses UCC/UMC, Chicago, IL
LM, Catherine Dailey, SU, First United Church of Christ, Richmond, MI
OM, Megan Dalby-Jones, AP, Epiphany United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
OM, Stephen Davidson, IN, Saint Paul’s UCC, Oshkosh, WI
LM, Stuart Davis, P, First Congregational UCC, Geneva, NE
OM, Curtiss Demars-Johnson, IN, First Congregational UCC, Charlotte, MI
OM, Carl Dollgener, SU, Immanuel United Church of Christ of Hamel, Hamel, IL
U, Todd Edeker, SU, United Church of Christ, Eagle Grove, IA
OM, Melbalenia Evans, SP, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC, Plainfield, IL
OM, Stephen Finlan, DT, The First Church UCC, West Bridgewater, MA
OM, Moira Finley, P, Saint John’s UCC, Black Creek, WI
OM, Dennis Gartung, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Arthur, IL
OM, Rodger Good, P, First Congregational UCC, Anamosa, IA
OM, Charles Guerreno, IN, Community Congregational UCC, Pinckney, MI
U, Kathleen Hepler, IN, First Parish Church United, Westford, MA
OM, James Hills, P, United Church, Big Rapids, MI
LM, Kathy Hodges, SU, First Congregational UCC, Alexandria, MN
LM, Kathy Hodges, SU, First Congregational UCC, Hancock, MN
LM, Anne Marie Holloway, Y, First Congregational Church, Wellesley Hills, MA
OM, Theresa Hood, P, First United Church of Christ of Orlando Inc, Orlando, FL
OM, Lance Humphrey, AP, United Congregational UCC, Holyoke, MA
OM, Gwen Hurst, P, Friedens UCC, Seward, NE
OM, Wesley Jamison, P, Saint John’s UCC, Grand Rapids, MI
OM, Leah Kabira, SP, Community UCC, Morton, IL
U, Sheldon Keller, OL, Mashpee Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Mashpee, MA
OM, Marraine Kettell, P, First Congregational of Farmington, Farmington, ME
OM, James Latimer, DT, Orange Congregational Church, Orange, CT
OM, James Matarazzo, IN, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Philip Mayher, DT, First Congregational UCC, East Longmeadow, MA
U, Tom McKibbens, IN, Federated Church of Sturbridge & Fiskdale UCC, Sturbridge, MA
MID, Janna Meyers, P, Saint John (Cumberland) UCC, Indianapolis, IN
U, Li’avaa Moevao, P, First Samoan Community Congregational UCC, Huntington Beach, CA
OM, Lydia Mulkey, AP, First United Church of Oak Park, Oak Park, IL
DS, Nelson Murphy, IN, Dennis Union Church, Dennis, MA
U, Janet Newton, DT, First Parish Church, Berlin, MA
OM, Alice O’Donovan, SU, Church of the Good Shepherd, West Woodstock, CT
OM, Susan Ohl, P, Saint Luke’s Union Church, Shoemakersville, PA
LM, Elaine Painting, AP, Grace United Church of Christ, Massillon, OH
OM, Nigel Pearce, P, Grace Congregational UCC, New York, NY
MID, Amy Petre Hill, AP, Mountain View United Church, Aurora, CO
MID, Lindsay Popperson, CE, Allin Congregational UCC, Dedham, MA
OM, Judith Proctor, AP, First Church in Wenham Cong, Wenham, MA
OM, William Rishel, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Malone, WI
OM, Thomas Ritschard-Sell, IN, United Parish, Carver, MA
OM, Kathryn Rust, IN, United Church of Christ – Williams Bay, Williams Bay, WI
OM, Regan Saoirse, SU, First Congregational UCC, Onaga, KS
MID, Lynn Schmoyer, IN, First Reformed UCC, Sunbury, PA
OM, Thomas Schroeder, IN, Bethel United Church of Christ, Elkhart Lake, WI
OM, Joseph Schulte, P, United Church of Christ, Centerville, SD
OM, Wanda Schwandt, P, Linfield United Church of Christ, Linfield, PA
OM, Rodger Snyder, P, Trinity UCC, Cashtown, PA
OM, Rodger Snyder, P, Saint John’s UCC, Mc Knightstown, PA
OM, Stephen Stark, AP, Saint John United Church of Christ, Manchester, MO
U, Pamela Starr, IN, Immanuel Congregational Church, Dubuque, IA
OM, Susan Stull Carr, IN, Trinity UCC, Brookfield, WI
OM, David Taylor, CP, First Church of Christ Congregational, Glastonbury, Glastonbury, CT
POC, Barbara Therese, P, Congregational Church of Grafton, UCC, Grafton, MA
OM, Ericjon Thomas, P, Saint Paul’s UCC, Hermitage, PA
OM, Michelle Torigian, SP, Saint Paul UCC, Belleville, IL
OM, Kate VanDerzee-Glidden, CP, First Church of Christ Congregational, Glastonbury, Glastonbury, CT
OM, Susan Webeler, SU, Sandy Creek UCC, Lafayette, AL

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.