United Church of Christ

Clergy Deaths reported between August 11 - September 5, 2019

Gerald V. Raedeke, 05/13/2019
Donald E. Ellerman, 07/09/2019
Frederick R. Anderson, 07/09/2019
Tadao Ogawa, 07/14/2019
Barbara J. Greene, 07/19/2019
Robert S. Elkin, 07/19/2019
David B. Nelson, 07/22/2019
Charles N. Gross, 07/30/2019
Donald J. Sevetson, 07/31/2019
Arthur R. Orth, 08/02/2019
Richard B. Hill, 08/06/2019
Maynard E. Beemer, 08/06/2019
George Nelson, 08/09/2019
Berton D. Connerly, 08/14/2019
Ronald D. Gerber, 08/19/2019
Dale L. Bartels, 08/22/2019
Allen A. Kolmer, 08/26/2019

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for August 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 August 2019.

STANDING CODES
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
POSITION CODES
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, Thomas Adil, IN, Good Shepherd/Tuckerton UCC, Reading, PA
OM, Elizabeth Aho, SP, Haslett Community UCC, Haslett, MI
OM, Aqueelah As-Salaam, P, The Shalom Center: A teaching ministry of the United Church of Christ, Snellville, GA
OM, Becky Darlene Avery, SP, Church in the Wildwood Community UCC, Green Mountain Falls, CO
OM, Diann Bailey, SP, First Church of Christ Congregational, UCC, Suffield, CT
U, Penny Bonsell, P, United Church of Christ Cong, Sandstone, MN
OM, Ted Brelsford, P, Faith United Church of Christ, Boston, NY
OM, Samuel Buehrer, P, St. Paul UCC, Wapakoneta, OH
OM, Felix Carrion, P, St. John's UCC of Rosenberg, Rosenberg, TX
OM, Caroline Dean, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lawrence, KS
LMS, Julia DiFiore, SU, Saint Paul's UCC, Erie, PA
U, Lauren Dube, CE, First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford, UCC, West Hartford, CT
MID, Elyse Everhart, P, Trinity UCC, Mc Cutchenville, OH
OM, Tony Fields, P, Christ Church United Church of Christ, Annville, PA
OM, Jocelyn Gardner Spencer, SP, United Church On the Green UCC, New Haven, CT
U, Caroline Garman, P, St Paul's UCC, Lewiston, MN
U, Cathy George, AP, Spirit of the Cross, Huntsville, AL
U, Rhonda Hainer, SU, Saint Paul's UCC, Saint Marys, OH
OM, Ralph Hart, IN, Sylvania United Church of Christ, Sylvania, OH
U, Lisa Haupt, CE, First Congregational Church of Woodstock, UCC, Woodstock, CT
OM, Carolyn Held, SU, Trinity UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Trudy Irving, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Sellersville, PA
U, Teri Johnson, SU, United Church of Christ, Brookings, SD
OM, Joshua Lawrence, DT, Immanuel United Church of Christ of Spring, Spring, TX
OM, Susan Lester, P, Congregational Church of Faribault UCC, Faribault, MN
MID, Antigone Lowery, AP, First Congregational Church of Akron, Akron, OH
MID, Teresa Mack, P, Union Congregational UCC, Hancock, ME
OM, Rhonda Macleod, IN, West Congregational Church Inc UCC, Concord, NH
OM, Carl Monroe, P, Heidelberg UCC, Thomasville, NC
OM, Susan Murtha, IN, United Church of Christ, Southbury, Southbury, CT
OM, Terry Ogawa, SP, Congregational Church, Pinehurst, NC
U, Sharon Patton, P, Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, Hoyleton, IL
OM, Joshua Pittman, IN, Eden United Church of Christ, Affton, MO
LM, Tiffany Pittman, P, Good Shepherd UCC, Saint Charles, MO
LM, Tiffany Pittman, P, Emmanuel UCC, Weldon Spring, MO
U, Kenric Prescott, IN, First Church of Winsted, UCC, Winsted, CT
LMS, Glenn Rarick, SU, Faith Reformed UCC, Landingville, PA
LM, Kerry Richardson, SP, Second Congregational Church, Wilton, NH
OM, Eric Rummel, SU, Trinity UCC, Mc Cutchenville, OH
OM, Barbara Seamon, P, West Gloucester Trinitarian Congregational Church, Gloucester, MA
LM, Ryan Shields, P, Trinity UCC, Elliston, OH
DS, Emily Slade, P, Bethlehem UCC, Evansville, IN
U, Alanna Smith, CE, Congregational UCC, Neenah, WI
OM, Shelly Snow, P, First Congregational UCC, North Berwick, ME
U, Linda Snyder, IN, Community Congregational Church, UCC, Greenland, NH
OM, Martin Stiffler, SU, Lyme Congregational UCC, Bellevue, OH
OM, Stacy Thomas, P, UCC in Simi Valley, Simi Valley, CA
MS, Jean Vandergrift, IN, Roslindale Congregational Church, Roslindale, MA
OM, Kelly Volk, P, Washington Reformation UCC, Monticello, WI
U, Rachel Wirrig, P, Saint Mark UCC, Covington, KY
OM, Timothy Wright, AP, Trinity United Church of Christ, Gary, IN
U, Matthew Zuehlke, DT, United Church of Christ, Sycamore, OH

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.


Clergy Deaths reported between July 11 - August 10, 2019

Robert L. Barber, 06/04/2019
Cynthia N. Lepley, 06/07/2019
David E. Stephens, 06/21/2019
Edwin G. Remaly, 06/23/2019
John B. Muir, 06/26/2019
Thomas L. Caton, 06/29/2019
James D. Berry, 07/06/2019
James T. Egbert, 07/10/2019
S. Daniel Rosemergy, 07/10/2019
John F. Pamperin, 07/13/2019
Michael H. Carman, 07/15/2019
Lynda L. Jones, 07/15/2019
Frederick E. Kurkowski, 07/15/2019
John S. Queen, 07/16/2019
Verne A. Robinson, 07/17/2019
Samuel G. Sawitski, 07/18/2019
Irvin S. Moore, 07/20/2019
Steven E. Wardwell, 07/29/2019
Vernon K. Madison, 07/30/2019

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for July 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 July 2019.

STANDING CODES
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
POSITION CODES
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, Beth Abbott, P, First Congregational UCC, South Milwaukee, WI
DS, Katja Albrecht, P, The United Church Washington, DC
MID, Emelia Attridge, DT, First Congregational UCC, Reading, MA
U, Brian Baeder, IN, Second Congregational Church of Stafford, UCC, Stafford Springs, CT
OM, Mary Barber, IN, Union Congregational UCC, Hebron, NH
OM, Laura Barnes, IN, United Christian Church, Austin, TX
OM, Brian Beu, IN, First Congregational of Ramona UCC, Ramona, CA
OM, Kim Blocher, IN, Trinity UCC, Hanover, PA
LM, Allyssa Boyer, OL, Saint Paul's UCC, Mechanicsburg, PA
LM, Sherian Buller, P, United Church of Christ, Deltona, FL
U, Richard Carter, IN, Monadnock Congregational Church, Colebrook, NH
OM, Jane Courtright, P, First Congregational UCC, Eagle River, WI
OM, Rosemary Dawson, IN, Congregational UCC, Athol, MA
OM, Thomas Dean, P, Berlin Congregational Church, Berlin, CT
U, Justin Dryden, P, United Congregational UCC, Butte, MT
OM, Wayne Earl, IN, Allin Congregational UCC, Dedham, MA
U, Don Erickson, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Middletown, OH
OM, Evan Farrar, IN, Congregational UCC, Sarasota, FL
OM, Allen Fluent, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Cincinnati, OH
U, James Goodenberger, IN, Saint John's UCC, Council Bluffs, IA
OM, James Gorman, IN, Saint Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
MID, Lisa Griffith Tierney, DT, Edwards Congregational UCC, Davenport, IA
MS, Emily Hall, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Wind Gap, PA
OM, Lisa Hart, IN, Church of the Master UCC, Florissant, MO
U, Bruce Hauswirth, P, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Lake View, IA
OM, Kathleen Henry, P, Congregational Church of Putnam UCC, Putnam, CT
MS, Heather Hunnicutt, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Pocono Pines, PA
OM, Jake Joseph, AP, The First Congregational Church of Guilford, Inc., Guilford, CT
OM, Nicole Lamarche, SP, Community UCC, Boulder, CO
OM, Marisa Laviola, IN, Old Meeting House, East Montpelier, VT
OM, Emily Livingston, P, Saint John's UCC, Allentown, PA
OM, William Long, DT, Saint Paul UCC, Manheim, PA
OM, Charles Mackley, IN, Christ Reformed UCC, Cavetown, MD
OM, James Matarazzo, AP, First Congregational UCC, Shrewsbury, MA
LM, Julie McCarty, CP, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Benson, MN
MID, David McLean Jones, P, First Congregational UCC, Ashfield, MA
OM, Laura Miller-Purrenhage, SP, First Congregational Church, Grand Ledge, MI
U, Randall Moe, DT, United Church of Christ, Granite Falls, MN
U, Iese Opetaia, SP, Epenesa Fou Congregational Christian Samoan Church, Honolulu, HI
OM, David Pattee, IN, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
POC, Harry Peterson-Brandt, P, Cherokee Park United Church, Saint Paul, MN
MID, Lindsay Popperson, AP, First Church of Christ, Marblehead, MA
U, Aaron Pratt Shepherd, P, Union Congregational UCC, East Walpole, MA
U, George Reed, IN, Ada Congregational UCC, Ada, MI
OM, Joel Reif, IN, First Congregational UCC, Fort Pierce, FL
MID, Rebecca Sausser, P, New Bethel Union Church UCC, Kempton, PA
U, Nancy Spittell, SU, Grace Trinity UCC, Frederick, MD
OM, Debra Timmins, DT, Trinity Great Swamp UCC, Spinnerstown, PA
OM, Paul Veldman, IN, United Church of Christ, Elcho, WI
OM, Paul Veldman, IN, United Church of Christ, Kempster, WI
OM, Robert Von Trebra, IN, First Congregational UCC, Boise, ID
OM, Jed Watson, SP, Peace Memorial UCC, Palos Park, IL
OM, James Williams, IN, First Congregational UCC, Saginaw, MI
U, Kevin Williams, OL, Westfield Congregational Church UCC, Danielson, CT
MID, Kathy Youzwak, P, Hampstead Congregational Church UCC, Hampstead, NH

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.


Clergy Deaths reported between June 11 - July 10, 2019

Herbert J. Beecken, 02/28/2019
Lorene V. Ellerbrake, 06/12/2019
Vincent R. Eshelman, 06/19/2019
Jean L. Getchell-Forbes, 06/09/2019
Harley A. Krieger, 06/05/2019
J. Thomas Leamon, 05/30/2019
Bradley T. Lines, 06/10/2019
Gerald W. Montgomery, 06/13/2019
William B. Oliver, 04/22/2019
Lois M. Ostermayer, 05/28/2019
Elsa Patt, 06/18/2019
Winifred Spencer, 07/02/2019
Jane N. Spragg, 06/01/2019
Hunter S. Straughter, 06/17/2019
Barbara F. Van Ess, 06/08/2019
Patricia Worthman, 06/10/2019

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for June 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 June 2019.

STANDING CODES
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
POSITION CODES
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 

POC, Scott Adams, P, Heritage UCC, Baltimore, MD
POC, Duane Bartz, SP, First Congregational UCC, Big Timber, MT
OM, Laura Biddle, IN, Brookside Congregational Church UCC, Manchester, NH
OM, Lisa Bodenheim, P, United Church of Christ, Prescott, WI
OM, David Boogerd, P, United Church of Christ Cong, Belmond, IA
OM, David Boogerd, P, Immanuel Reformed UCC, Klemme, IA
OM, Ann Britton, IN, Union Congregational Church UCC, East Bridgewater, MA
OM, Amy Carter, SP, Mayflower Congregational UCC, Billings, MT
OM, Richard Chrisman, IN, The Eliot Church of Newton, Newton, MA
OM, Brian Clary, P, Christ Memorial UCC , Blue Island, IL
OM, Walter Coy, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Steubenville, OH
OM, Dale Davis, DT, Wentz's United Church of Christ, Worcester, PA
LM, John Dehmer, SP, Friedens Church of Washington, UCC, Washington, TX
MID, Kimberly Deitrick, CE, United Church of Christ of Kent, Kent, OH
U, Anne Dilenschneider, IN, First Congregational UCC, Sioux City, IA
OM, John Douglas, P, Church of the Foothills UCC, Ventura, CA
OM, Melinda Feller, P, Saint Paul UCC, Malone, WI
OM, Christina Fidanza, P, Freysville Emmanuel UCC, Red Lion, PA
OM, Laura Friedman, SU, Ashburnham Community Church UCC, Ashburnham, MA
OM, Dennis Frische-Mouri, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Elizabeth Gleich, AP, Middlebury Congregational UCC, Middlebury, VT
CM, Barbara Gulick, OL, First Congregational UCC, Billings, MT
MID, Andrew Harris, AP, Acton Congregational Church UCC, Acton, MA
OM, Mary Herbig, AP, Central Union Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, David Inglis, SP, Saint John's UCC, Union, IL
U, David Johnson, SP, First Congregational UCC, Pembroke, NH
OM, Katheryn Keene, DT, Federated Church of Ashland, Ashland, MA
OM, Joshua Kuipers, SP, Congregational UCC, Saint Charles, IL
U, Allan Lane, IN, Brecksville United Church of Christ, Brecksville, OH
OM, Cheryl Lindsay, P, First Congregational UCC, Wellington, OH
MID, Ryan Lucas, CP, First United Church of Christ, Ebensburg, PA
MID, Ryan Lucas, CP, South Ebensburg United Church of Christ, Portage, PA
MID, Trista Lucas, CP, First United Church of Christ, Ebensburg, PA
MID, Trista Lucas, CP, South Ebensburg United Church of Christ, Portage, PA
OM, Christopher Lyman Waldron, IN, United Parish UCC, Auburndale, MA
OM, Kathleen McCann, DT, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, North Weymouth, MA
OM, Peter McQueen, IN, Congregational UCC, Lacon, IL
U, William Meyer, IN, Saint John's UCC, Powhatan Point, OH
OM, Gail Miller, AP, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, Concord, MA
OM, David Moffett-Moore, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Baroda, MI
OM, Donald Morgan, P, Haydenville Congregational Church UCC, Haydenville, MA
OM, Elliott Munn, IN, United Church of Christ, Waitsfield, VT
OM, David Nutt, P, The First Congregational Church of Coventry, UCC, Coventry, CT
OM, Robert Peiffer, DT, Christ United Church of Christ, Barnesville, PA
OM, Robert Peiffer, DT, Saint Peter's UCC, Barnesville, PA
OM, Robert Peiffer, DT, Faith United Church of Christ, Delano, PA
OM, John Peterson, SU, Saint John UCC, New Buffalo, MI
MS, Heather Robertson, AP, United Church of Christ, Honolulu, HI
OM, Nancy Rosas, P, Pilgrim-St Luke's UCC, Buffalo, NY
OM, Thomas Schroeder, IN, Our Shepherd UCC, Howards Grove, WI
LM, William Scott, P, Harold O. Davis Church UCC, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Jeffrey Shultz, P, United Church of Christ, Zoar, OH
LM, Robert Shy, SP, Bethlehem Congregational UCC, Worden, MT
U, David Sorrel, P, Peace United Church, Long Prairie, MN
LM, Jason Stitt, P, Saint Paul UCC, Parma, OH
OM, Eric Stricklin, SP, Saint Paul UCC, Chelsea, MI
OM, Sarah Sund-Lussier, AP, Hadwen Park Congregational, Worcester, MA
OM, Alexander Tychkin, SP, Lihue United Church, Lihue, HI
OM, Oscar Varnadoe, SP, Wide Awake UCC, Benton Harbor, MI
OM, Donna Vuilleumier, P, Smith Memorial UCC, Hillsboro, NH
OM, Stephen Welch, IN, Plymouth UCC, Milwaukee, WI
U, Melanie Wilkinson, P, Christ's Promise, Auburndale, FL
OM, Douglas Wooten, SP, Kaumakapili Church UCC, Honolulu, HI
OM, Jennifer Yocum, SP, University Congregational UCC, Missoula, MT
MID, Michael Young, SU, Leslie Congregational UCC, Leslie, MI

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.


Clergy Deaths reported between May 11 - June 10, 2019

EDWARD A. WALKER, 03/11/2019
LOIS N. SUNDEEN, 05/07/2019
DAVID C. NORLING, 05/03/2019
D. BRUCE HANSON, 05/16/2019
HARRY L. PEATT, 05/14/2019
GERALD E. YOST, 05/02/2019
PATRICIA ANN NEPTUNE, 05/01/2019
FRANCES C. ROGERS, 05/07/2019
STEPHEN T. SZILAGYI, 05/10/2019
SAMUEL ACOSTA, 04/28/2019
GERALD L. EHLY, 05/07/2019
DR. CORRIE L. TRIEWTH, 05/16/2019
ARLAN M. BOND, 05/01/2019
R. TERRENCE FOOR, 05/25/2019
RAY L. HARWICK, 05/13/2019
FRED W. GROFF, 04/09/2019
THOMAS N. THOMAS, 05/17/2019
BARBARA L. PRYOR, 05/11/2019
WILLARD W. BARTLETT, 04/06/2019
WILSON J. FINNERY, 04/24/2019
GLORIA F. HOELLER, 05/09/2019
GLADYS (DINAH) BEECHAM, 05/26/2019
PAUL M. RAWLEY, 05/16/2019
RITA A. LEHMANN, 04/28/2019
JAMES A. DECKERT, 04/20/2019
RAYMOND W. BIZER, 05/15/2019
RUBEN C. GROSSHUESCH, 05/18/2019
ROBERT G. DAVIDSON, 04/28/2019
FRANCIS GEDDES, 05/17/2019
CULVER H. NELSON, 04/12/2019

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for May 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 May 2019.

STANDING CODES
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
POSITION CODES
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, John Berg, IN, Washington Park UCC, Denver, CO
OM, Michael Blackwood, SP, United Church of Broomfield, Broomfield, CO
OM, Deborah Breault, IN, Somers Congregational Church UCC, Somers, CT
OM, Erika Breddin, AP, Saint Paul's UCC, Cedar Falls, IA
OM, Erika Breddin, P, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Mason City, IA
OM, Quentin Chin, IN, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, Northfield, MA
U, Scott Cousineau, P, First Parish Congregational UCC, Saco, ME
OM, Marcia Cox, DT, North Congregational Church, UCC, New Hartford, CT
POC, Gregory Edwards, P, Resurrected Life Community Church, Allentown, PA
OM, Derrick Elliott, P, Desert Heritage Church, Mesa, AZ
OM, Paul Forrey, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Alexandria, KY
OM, Karyn Frazier, AP, Fauntleroy Church UCC, Seattle, WA
OM, Kenneth Fuller, P, Saint John UCC, Riegelsville, PA
OM, Lisa Gaston, P, Edwards Congregational UCC, Davenport, IA
OM, Kay Grice, OL, First Plymouth Congregational UCC, Englewood, CO
OM, D. Hall, IN, Saint John's UCC, Newport, KY
LM, Miriam Hollar, P, First Congregational UCC, Gaylord, MI
U, Georgette Huie, CE, Rocky Hill Congregational Church, UCC, Rocky Hill, CT
OM, Karen Jodice, CP, Oxford UCC Congregational, Oxford, CT
MID, Julie Kies, DT, Saint Peter Evangelical UCC, Granite City, IL
LM, William Marschall, P, First Congregational UCC, Princeton, MN
OM, Ruth Martin, P, Union Congregational Church of Ellsworth Falls UCC, Ellsworth, ME
OM, Susan Murtha, IN, Center Congregational UCC, Meriden, CT
MID, Janet Newett, P, Saint John UCC, Fogelsville, PA
OM, Johnny Ramsey, P, Locust Point Community UCC, Baltimore, MD
OM, Brigitta Remole, IN, Eastgate Congregational UCC, Bellevue, WA
OM, Olivia Robinson, SU, United Church On the Green UCC, New Haven, CT
OM, Jerry Smith, CP, Oxford UCC Congregational, Oxford, CT
OM, Timothy Stevens, IN, Saint John's UCC, Mokena, IL
OM, Malaki Tauiliili, AP, Ola Fou United Church of America, Lomita, CA
OM, Douglas Vooys, DT, Maple Street Congregational UCC, Danvers, MA
MID, Nathan Watts, P, First Congregational Church Flagstaff UCC, Flagstaff, AZ
U, Jermell Witherspoon, P, Everett UCC, Everett, WA
U, Jermell Witherspoon, P, Liberation UCC, Seattle, WA
OM, Todd Yonkman, DT, First Congregational Church of Granby, UCC, Granby, CT

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.


Clergy Deaths reported between April 11 - May 10, 2019

PRISCILLA R. ALDRICH, 03/27/2019
DONALD R. CHANSLOR, 04/28/2019
MARJORIE H. DAVIS, 02/24/2019
ROBERT L. FITZGERALD, 03/28/2019
RONNIE D. FRUTH, 04/08/2019
LOY B. HAMILTON, 02/28/2019
LOLA HAMM, 04/13/2019
ROBERT F. HARDINA, 03/29/2019
FREDERICK J. NEWENHUYSE, 04/23/2019
RICHARD R. NOYES, 03/23/2019
GLENDA W. PRINS, 04/07/2019
WILLIAM H. RADER, 03/17/2019
KENNETH W. SEIFFERTT, 03/21/2019
ROYAL F. SHEPARD, 04/09/2019
MICHAEL E. WATSON, 03/23/2019
NORMA G. YOAK, 04/19/2019
DON R. YUNGCLAS, 4/15/2019

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for April 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 April 2019.

STANDING CODES
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
POSITION CODES
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 

U, Ruth Batausa, P, Ecumenical Living Gospel UCC, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
OM, Robert Coons, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Owensboro, KY
U, John Copas, P, Congregational UCC, Boynton Beach, FL
U, Gabby Cudjoe-Wilkes, P, Double Love Experience, Brooklyn, NY
OM, Kathleen Dalton, SP, First Parish Congregational, Yarmouth, ME
U, Sharon Eckhardt, IN, Federated Church of Edgartown, Edgartown, MA
OM, Daniel England, SU, Olivet Congregational Church UCC, Bridgeport, CT
OM, Joseph Feldmann, P, Saint John UCC, Batesville, IN
OM, Brian Fertig, SU, Altamonte Chapel Community UCC, Altamonte Springs, FL
OM, Nancy Fitzgerald, AP, Bethel UCC, Arlington, VA
OM, Doreen Forde, AP, Corona Congregational UCC, Corona, NY
U, Miles Goff, OL, Christ Church United UCC, Lowell, MA
OM, Robyn Gray, P, The First Congregational Church of Washington, UCC, Washington, CT
OM, Sam Greening, P, Pilgrim Christian Church, Chardon, OH
OM, Gary Grimes, P, First Congregational UCC, Chicopee, MA
U, Lisabeth Gustafson, P, Harwinton Congregational Church UCC, Harwinton, CT
LM, Andrew Hinman, P, Faith United Church, Oswego, NY
OM, Darrin Holub, SP, St. John's UCC of Burton, Burton, TX
OM, E. Carl Howard, P, First Congregational Church of West Haven, UCC, West Haven, CT
DS, Barbara Hulsing, P, Pembroke Community Church, Corfu, NY
U, John Kurtz, SP, Emanuel UCC, Manchester, MI
OM, David Loar, IN, Ridge Road UCC, Parma, OH
LM, Yadi Martinez, Y, The New Church, dba New Church - Chiesa Nuova, UCC, Dallas, TX
OM, Leah McCullough, SU, Trinity-Saint Mark's UCC, Detroit, MI
MS, Karen Moore, IN, Bethlehem UCC, Evansville, IN
OM, John Nelson, DT, Congregational Church of Salisbury UCC, Salisbury, CT
U, Ekepati Panama, P, First Samoan Congregational Christian, Harbor City, CA
MID, Brian Saxe, DT, Bainbridge Community UCC, Chagrin Falls, OH
OM, Susan Schneider-Adams, IN, Maquoketa United Church of Christ, Maquoketa, IA
OM, Megan Snell, P, Nahant Village Church UCC, Nahant, MA
U, Selauiata Toilolo, SP, First Samoan Full Gospel Outreach, Compton, CA
OM, Laura Westby, IN, Kensington Congregational Church, Kensington, CT
U, Andrew Wilkes, P, Double Love Experience, Brooklyn, NY
U, Elizabeth Windsor, AP, The Eliot Church of Newton, Newton, MA
LM, Elizabeth Yoho, P, Congregational Church of New Fairfield, New Fairfield, CT

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.


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