Ministerial Updates for September 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 September 2019.

CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister

LMS: Lay Ministerial Standing
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, Judith Ahles, P, Amherst/Aurora Congregational UCC, Amherst, ME
OM, Steven Alspach, P, Sandy Point Congregational Church, Stockton Springs, ME
CM, Rebecca Anton, OL, First Congregational Church of Alameda, Alameda, CA
MID, Kelly Archer, AP, Saint Lucas UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, S. Derek Austin, IN, Pilgrim Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Leominster, MA
OM, Sarah Averette-Phillips, P, Brea Congregational UCC, Brea, CA
OM, Marie Bacchiocchi, P, Stanley Congregational UCC, Chatham, NJ
OM, Daniel Baker, P, First Congregational UCC, Haverhill, NH
OM, Tracy Barnowe, SP, First Congregational of Ramona UCC, Ramona, CA
OM, Christian Briones, AP, Mayflower UCC, Minneapolis, MN
MS, Jonathan Cahill, P, Archwood United Church of Christ, Cleveland, OH
DS, Mary Carlin, IN, Saint John UCC, Germantown, WI
OM, Lauren Davis, P, First United Church of Christ, Northfield, MN
OM, Rebecca Delzell, P, Williston-Immanuel United Church, Portland, ME
OM, Diane Ellis, P, United Church of Warsaw, Warsaw, NY
OM, Shawn Fiedler, AP, Old South Church UCC, Boston, MA
OM, Cynthia Garis, SP, Colonial Park UCC, Harrisburg, PA
OM, David Grishaw-Jones, P, Community Church of Durham, UCC, Durham, NH
OM, Linda Hirst, P, First Parish Federated Church, South Berwick, ME
OM, Robin Hoffman, P, Rossmoor Community Church, Monroe Township, NJ
U, Martin Holman, P, Chaffin Congregational UCC, Holden, MA
MID, Adam Isbitsky, IN, Church of Covenant Federated, Boston, MA
DS, Marian Johnson, P, Saint James UCC, Sheppton, PA
OM, Regina Kinney, IN, Stratham Community Church UCC, Stratham, NH
OM, John Kirkpatrick, P, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Aberdeen, SD
OM, Robert Lake, IN, Columbia Congregational Church UCC, Columbia, CT
OM, William Main, IN, Federated Church, Norfolk, MA
LM, Francesco Marshall, AP, First Parish UCC, Brunswick, ME
OM, Barry McCarthy, IN, Columbia Congregational Church UCC, Columbia, CT
U, Becky McNeil, P, Park Congregational UCC, Elgin, NE
U, Becky McNeil, P, First Congregational UCC, Neligh, NE
OM, Gregory Milton, SP, Antioch UCC, Bayboro, NC
U, Janis Montgomery, CP, Christ United Church, Olmsted Falls, OH
U, Joel Montgomery, CP, Christ United Church, Olmsted Falls, OH
OM, Robert Munnis, P, United Church of Christ Fremont, Fremont, CA
MID, Reamogetje Ngoepe, OL, Old South Church UCC, Boston, MA
MID, Rose Nilson, DT, First Congregational, UCC, Andover, CT
OM, Sally Norris, P, South Freeport Congregational Church UCC, South Freeport, ME
U, Marton Novak, P, Congregational UCC, Halsey, NE
OM, M. Ruth Nye, AP, United Congregational Church of Tolland UCC, Tolland, CT
OM, Terry Ogawa, SP, Congregational Church, Pinehurst, NC
OM, Christopher Owen, IN, Nelson Congregational Church, Nelson, NH
LMS, Matthew Peacock, P, Chewelah United Church of Christ, Chewelah, WA
OM, Katherine Penick, IN, Zion Reformed UCC, Hagerstown, MD
LM, Harold Perry, SP, Saints Delight United Church of Christ, Louisburg, NC
OM, Alice Rauch, P, Saint John’s UCC, Lewisburg, PA
LM, Timothy Reed, P, Trinity UCC, Belleville, IL
U, Penny Schulz, P, Presbyterian UCC, Aurora, NE
OM, Jennifer Shultz-Thomas, SP, First Plymouth Congregational UCC, Englewood, CO
OM, Elizabeth Simmons, DT, Washington Congregational Church, Washington, NH
OM, Allison Smith, SP, Congregational Church in Cumberland UCC, Cumberland Center, ME
OM, Karen Smith, AP, Edwards UCC, Framingham, MA
U, Roger Spinney, IN, First Congregational Church of Hanover, Etna, NH
OM, Susan Stonestreet, P, Federated Church in Thomaston UCC, Thomaston, ME
MID, Jessica Tingley, CE, Spring Glen Church UCC, Hamden, CT
U, Cynthia Tolin, CE, The Congregational Church of Naugatuck, Naugatuck, CT
OM, Michael Vanacore, AP, Fort Washington Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Richard Waters, IN, Congregational UCC, Medford, MN
POC, Raymond Watkins, SP, Mount Calvary UCC, Durham, NC
MS, Dana Worsham, SP, St. Paul United Church of Christ of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX

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.