United Church of Christ

Clergy Deaths reported between October 11 - November 10, 2020

GENE A. BECKER, 10/07/2020
DAVID L. BEEBE, 03/04/2020
DONALD-VERNER BODEEN, 10/11/2020
DENNIS R. BROPHY, 09/23/2020
MARIA V. CHIKES, 08/10/2020
BARBARA S. COLBY, 08/24/2020
LAWRENCE H. CRAIG, 10/14/2020
C. IRVING CUMMINGS, 10/02/2020
VIRGINIA A. DUFFY, 10/03/2020
CAROLYN GRUENKE, 10/18/2020
JUDITH KLEIN, 09/17/2020
DONALD O. LONG, 06/03/2020
AROUSIAG TO MISSIRLIAN, 10/26/2020
CARROLL J. OLM, 09/26/2020
JOE M. SANDVEN, 10/13/2020
BERNARD W. SAYLER, 09/23/2020
STANLEY R. STEVENS, 05/11/2020
LELAND E. WILSHIRE, 09/11/2020
RICHARD N. ZULAUF, 10/16/2020

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for October 2020

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 October 2020.

STANDING CODES
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
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, Elizabeth Arulampalam, AP, Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Newington, CT
OM, Peter Bauer, IN, Redeemer United Church of Christ of Zuehl, Marion, TX
MID, Jon Bauman, AP, First United Church of Christ, Quakertown, PA
OM, Mark Brockmeier, DT, Community Congregational Church, UCC, Greenland, NH
OM, Judith Bryant, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Nashua, NH
OM, Julia Burkey, SP, Orchard Ridge UCC, Madison, WI
OM, Kyle Carnes, IN, United Church, Wayland, MI
OM, Harold Case, SU, First Congregational UCC, Alpena, MI
OM, Jennifer Collins, P, United Church of Cloverdale, Cloverdale, CA
OM, David Congdon, P, West Dennis Community UCC, West Dennis, MA
U, Scott Cox, SP, Central Congregational UCC, Atlanta, GA
MID, Amy Davin, P, First Congregational Church, Hartland, VT
OM, Lynne Dolan, P, Prospect Congregational Church, UCC, Prospect, CT
MID, Brian Donovan, P, First Congregational UCC, Salem, NH
OM, Kathryn Douglas, IN, First Congregational UCC, New London, WI
POC, Kevin Downer, P, First Congregational Church of Woodstock, UCC, Woodstock, CT
MS, Coletta Eichenberger, SU, Peace UCC, Hartsburg, MO
U, Kimberley Elliot, SU, Fairfax Community Church UCC, Fairfax, CA
DS, Andi Fox, AP, United Church of Broomfield, Broomfield, CO
MID, Kristina Geer, P, First Congregational UCC, Baudette, MN
MID, Kristina Geer, P, Faith United Church of Christ, International Falls, MN
MID, Kristina Geer, P, United Congregational UCC, Birchdale, MN
MID, Gary Gumuchian, SU, Congregational Church of Christ, Leominster, MA
DS, Brandon Harris, SP, Peoples Congregational UCC, Washington, DC
U, Lisa Haupt, CE, Storrs Congregational Church UCC, Storrs, CT
OM, Linda Hey, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Hampton, NH
MS, Janice Hill, P, First Congregational UCC, Tulare, CA
LM, Glenn Hollander, P, Ebenezer Stone UCC, Gerald, MO
OM, Lisa Irwin, IN, First Congregational UCC, Eagle River, WI
U, Bill Jacobs, IN, Church of the Foothills UCC, Santa Ana, CA
U, Mary Jacobs, IN, Church of the Foothills UCC, Santa Ana, CA
OM, Jeff Kardisco, P, Christ Congregational UCC, Brockton, MA
OM, Robin Keating, IN, First United Church of Christ, Marion, OH
OM, Charles Kelsey, P, Saint John's UCC, San Francisco, CA
U, Zach Kerzee, AP, First Church UCC, Sterling, MA
OM, Greg Larsen, IN, Salem United Church of Christ, Farmington, MI
OM, Enno Limvere, P, First Congregational UCC, Grand Marais, MN
U, Michael Lyle, SU, Saint James UCC, Lovettsville, VA
OM, James Matarazzo, SP, First Congregational UCC, Shrewsbury, MA
OM, Leigh McCaffrey, P, Barre Congregational Church, UCC, Barre, VT
OM, Amelia McCown, P, Plymouth Congregational UCC, New Plymouth, ID
MID, Kirk McDougal, CP, Kingsbury Community UCC, Vernal, UT
OM, Joseph Medlin, SP, Hilo Coast UCC, Honomu, HI
OM, Jill Miller, P, New Hope UCC, Bippus, IN
OM, Jessica Moore, P, First Congregational UCC, Saint Albans, VT
OM, Robert Munnis, DT, Ladera Community Church, Portola Valley, CA
DS, Kent Organ, IN, Faith United Protestant UCC, Park Forest, IL
OM, James Painting, DT, Grace United Church of Christ, Massillon, OH
OM, Lindsey Peterson, DT, South Congregational UCC, Springfield, MA
U, George Reed, IN, First Congregational UCC, Berlin Heights, OH
OM, Adin Rodgers, P, Bethany UCC, West Terre Haute, IN
OM, Homer Royer, IN, New Goshenhoppen Reformed UCC, East Greenville, PA
MID, Brian Saxe, P, Solon Community Church UCC, Solon, OH
LM, Betty Schaffner, P, Trinity UCC, Dalmatia, PA
LM, Betty Schaffner, P, Saint Luke's UCC, Dalmatia, PA
OM, Dana Schindler, P, Immanuel United Church of Christ of Hamel, Hamel, IL
POC, Anthony Scott, AP, First Plymouth Congregational UCC, Englewood, CO
OM, Gary Shahinian, IN, Federated Church UCC, Charlton, MA
U, Frank Shepherd, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Monticello, IA
MID, Philip Shober, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Bowmansville, PA
OM, Karsten Snitker, P, First Congregational UCC, Boscobel, WI
MS, Brett Spalding, P, Community Church, Ludington, MI
OM, Scott Spence, P, Somers Congregational Church UCC, Somers, CT
OM, Christine Stack, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Stevens Point, WI
OM, Janice Steele, SP, West Hollywood United Church of Christ, Los Angeles, CA
OM, Cheryl Stewart, SU, First Congregational, Savage, MT
OM, Greg Watling, P, First Congregational UCC, Gaylord, MI
OM, Stephen Welch, IN, First Congregational UCC, Watertown, WI
U, Yolanda Williams, P, Glenwood United Parish, Glenwood, MN
OM, Mark Wilson, P, United Church of Christ, Waitsfield, VT

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 September 11 - October 10, 2020

Beairsto, Henry A., 08/23/2020
Bumb, Gilbert F., 09/23/2020
Campbell, William J., 08/29/2020
Ellis, Gordon E., 09/13/2020
Golder, W. Evan, 09/07/2020
Goldmann, Harold, 07/01/2020
Kaplan, Joyce L., 09/14/2020
Kummer, Gerald F., 09/29/2020
Lohr, Dorcas J., 09/21/2020
Lyon, David T., 09/13/2020
Malzer, Shirley A., 09/13/2020
Mendonca, John R., 09/08/2020
Moore, Frederick A., 09/04/2020
Norman, Leslie W., 08/29/2020
Parker, James A., 08/17/2020
Rabert, Willard S., 09/29/2020
Schultz, Raymond H., 09/10/2020
Stout, Robert C., 09/12/2020
Wilke, Christopher, 09/19/2020
Wright, Robert W., 09/04/2020

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for September 2020

STANDING CODES
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
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, Katherine Beckett, IN, Saint John's UCC, Bluffton, OH
OM, Joel Biggers, IN, First Congregational Church, Westfield, NJ
OM, David Bocock, P, Holmdel Community UCC, Holmdel, NJ
OM, Donna Cassity, P, First Congregational Church of Bethel, Bethel, CT
OM, Michael Castle, P, First Congregational UCC, Sioux City, IA
MID, Melanie Chamberlin, DT, Pilgrim UCC, Cincinnati, OH
OM, Virginia Child, IN, First Church in Middletown, UCC, Middletown, CT
OM, Robert Coons, P, Unity Fellowship, Owensboro, KY
DS, Jeremiah Cousins, P, Gulph United Church of Christ, Gulph Mills, PA
U, Keith Curly, P, Upper Cheyenne, Bridger, SD
OM, Cheri Dennis, AP, Holy Covenant UCC, Charlotte, NC
OM, Vilius Dundzila, SP, The Peoples Church of Chicago UCC, Chicago, IL
OM, Jill Edens, CP, First Parish UCC, Westwood, MA
OM, John Edens, CP, First Parish UCC, Westwood, MA
OM, Ellen Green, AP, Lynnhurst Congregational, Minneapolis, MN
MID, Cassidy Hall, OL, First Congregational UCC, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Sarah Halverson-Cano, SP, Irvine United Congregational Church, Irvine, CA
U, Craig Hancock, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Waverly, IA
OM, Philomena Hare, P, First Congregational UCC, Wareham, MA
OM, Nikira Hernandez-Evans, P, Brighton Allston Congregational Church UCC, Brighton, MA
OM, Sara Holland, P, Plymouth Congregational-UCC, Plymouth, NH
OM, Adam Isbitsky, DT, Ballard Vale United Church, Andover, MA
U, David Janzen, AP, Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ, Ottumwa, IA
LMS, Patrick Kamler, P, United Church of Christ, Harrod, OH
OM, Winner Laws, AP, The Gathering, San Angelo, TX
U, Joshua Lazard, AP, Church of Covenant Federated, Boston, MA
U, Lee Lloyd, CP, Congregational UCC, Brewster, NE
U, Margaret Lloyd, CP, Congregational UCC, Brewster, NE
OM, Richard Luh, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Middletown, OH
DS, Laurie Lyter Bright, AP, First Congregational UCC, Appleton, WI
U, Judy Marshall, SU, Clemons UCC, Clemons, IA
MID, Rebecca McElfresh, AP, The Good Shepherd UCC, Sahuarita, AZ
OM, Kenneth McGarry, P, First Congregational Church, Stoneham, MA
U, Jim McIntosh, P, Cromwell Congregational UCC, Cromwell, IA
POC, Richard Mollica, P, Saint John's Farmersville UCC, Easton, PA
MID, Bryan Niebanck, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Bellevue, OH
U, Jodi Olson, IN, Keystone Congregational UCC, Keystone, SD
LM, Carl Pace, P, Zion United Church of Christ, North Canton, OH
U, Steven Parker, SU, Congregational UCC, Danville, IA
OM, Todd Petty, P, Church of the Palms United Church of Christ, Delray Beach, FL
OM, Janet Powers, SU, Belchertown UCC, Belchertown, MA
U, Sarai Rice, IN, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Des Moines, IA
OM, Eric Rummel, P, First United Church of Christ, Findlay, OH
MID, Kimberlee Runnion, OL, Open Cathedral United Church of Christ, Leander, TX
OM, Brian Russell, P, Community Congregational UCC, Amherst, OH
LM, Melvin Sayler, P, Saint John's UCC, South Amherst, OH
U, Lee Schaefer, P, Westfield Congregational United Church of Christ, Westfield, IA
OM, Susan Schneider-Adams, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Lowden, IA
OM, Barbara Smith, P, First Congregational UCC, Rockland, MA
OM, Stephen Stepp, SP, Church of Peace UCC, Fond Du Lac, WI
U, Patience Stoddard, IN, The First Parish of Bolton Interdenominational, Bolton, MA
OM, Vernard Swett, SP, Sylvania United Church of Christ, Sylvania, OH
MID, Kevin Watkins, Y, Corinth Reformed Church UCC, Hickory, NC

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 August 11 - September 10, 2020

Thomas Campbell, 08/08/2020
Charles Heslam, 08/15/2020
Vernon Stoop, 04/10/2020
Sterling Schnell, 08/25/2020
Marilyn Rossier, 05/12/2020
Joseph Copeland, 08/15/2020
John Rosenberg, 07/31/2020
Ulrike Chamberlain, 08/06/2020
Carl Schwarm, 08/16/2020
Kenneth Steere, 08/15/2020
Herbert Feierabend, 08/13/2020
Robert Davis, 09/02/2020
Robert Ove, 08/04/2020
Gary Stoos, 10/24/2019
Donald Stoebner, 08/07/2020
Max Dametz, 08/16/2020
Edward Dahmer, 07/19/2020
William Arthur, 08/07/2020
James Stackpole, 08/23/2020
Russell Roe, 07/09/2020
Marjorie Swacker, 08/08/2020

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for August 2020

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 2020.

STANDING CODES
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
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 

MID, Carol Alexander, IN, First United Church of Christ, Springfield, OH
OM, Candice Ashenden, P, Congregational UCC, Athol, MA
OM, Nathan Athorp, P, Our Shepherd UCC, Howards Grove, WI
U, Larry Baldridge, IN, Stow Community UCC, Stow, OH
OM, Steven Boorsma, P, Saint John UCC, Valmeyer, IL
U, Gordon Braun, SU, United Church of Christ, Pierce, NE
OM, Brian Burke, IN, Emmanuel UCC, Valley City, OH
OM, Julie Cedrone, P, United Congregational Church, Worcester, MA
MID, Jessica Charney, AP, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Kelly Colwell, AP, First Congregational UCC, Berkeley, CA
MID, Terry Daniel, P, Metanoia: Church of Transformation, United Church of Christ, Indianapolis, IN
OM, Rosemary Dawson, DT, Trinitarian Congregational UCC, Northfield, MA
LMS, Katherine Dean, P, Caroline Valley Community Church, Brooktondale, NY
OM, Amy Dows, P, Glade UCC, Walkersville, MD
POC, Don Erickson, P, The Congregational Church of Plainville, UCC, Plainville, CT
OM, Donald Francois, IN, Columbia Congregational Church UCC, Columbia, CT
OM, Dennis Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John's UCC, Vincennes, IN
OM, Linda Frische-Mouri, IN, Saint John's UCC, Vincennes, IN
OM, Michael Fritz, IN, Olivet Congregational UCC, Saint Paul, MN
LM, Jeffery Fulk, AP, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
LM, Larry Ganger, IN, Campbellstown United Church of Christ, Eaton, OH
LM, Rebecca Griffin, P, Brookmeade Congregational UCC, Nashville, TN
OM, Christopher Hart, IN, Christ Church United, Dracut, MA
U, Thomas Hawkins, P, First Congregational UCC, Hadley, MA
OM, Lee Ireland, IN, Groton Congregational Church UCC, Groton, CT
OM, Ken James, SU, Ponca Creek UCC, Bonesteel, SD
U, Devin Jeffers, P, First Reformed Church, Lancaster, PA
LM, Bradley Klug, AP, Union Congregational UCC, Churchville, NY
OM, John Krueger, IN, First United Church, Bloomington, IN
OM, James Liddle, IN, Bethel UCC, Fond Du Lac, WI
OM, Trista Lucas, P, Trinity Reformed UCC, Scottdale, PA
OM, Bret Myers, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Waterloo, IA
OM, Calandra Nevenzel, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Baroda, MI
MID, Rose Nilson, P, First Congregational, UCC, Andover, CT
OM, Allen O'Brien, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Redding, CA
OM, Coral Parmenter, DT, Purdum UCC, Purdum, NE
LMS, Julia Penner-Zook, P, Community UCC, Fresno, CA
OM, Olivia Robinson, IN, Mount Carmel Congregational, Hamden, CT
OM, Mark Seifried, IN, First Congregational UCC, Williamstown, MA
OM, Ruth Shaver, IN, Congregational Church of Mansfield UCC, Mansfield, MA
OM, Elizabeth Terrill, IN, St Paul United Church of Christ, Columbia, IL
OM, Deborah Wacker, SP, Lynnhaven Colony Congregational UCC, Virginia Beach, VA
MID, Joyce Wealand, SP, Grace Church UCC, Uniontown, OH
OM, Jesse Weaver, SU, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Bozeman, MT
U, Kristen Wippenman, P, Immanuel Congregational Church, Dubuque, IA

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, 2020

Dudne M. Breeze, 07/05/2020
Van D. Covington, 06/09/2020
Clarence W. Ebbert, 07/20/2020
Thomas E. Eisenman, 07/10/2020
Theodore C. Feierabend, 07/08/2020
Cecil L. Frye, 06/20/2020
Charles W. Gelbach, 07/03/2020
Paul Grosjean, 08/03/2020
Donald H. Heinrich, 07/18/2020
Jewel R. Johnson, 07/02/2020
Doris Judy, 05/22/2020
B. Zoltan Kiraly, 03/30/2020
Edgar A. Krueger, 06/22/2020
James L. Lawarre, 07/23/2020
Grant S.C. Lee, 07/28/2020
Frank R. Morris, 06/12/2020
William C. Schraer, 07/08/2020
Alastair C. Sellars, 07/19/2020
Carla J. Smith, 07/08/2020
Stephen G. Thompson, 07/12/2020
John E. Trnka, 06/13/2020
Roy V. Wagner, 07/18/2020

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for July 2020

STANDING CODES
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
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 Arens, P, First Congregational UCC, Fort Pierce, FL
U, Margaret Bendroth, SU, Trinity Congregational Church UCC, Gloucester, MA
MID, Patricia Berry, CE, United Congregational Church of Newport, Middletown, RI
U, Melisa Borchardt, AP, First-Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lincoln, NE
POC, Marty Carney, P, United Church of Christ - Williams Bay, Williams Bay, WI
U, Cathy Cole, P, Congregational UCC, Center, NE
OM, Margaret Debner, AP, First Congregational UCC, Cedar Rapids, IA
MID, L. Ekholm, P, Salisbury Congregational Community Church UCC, Salisbury, NH
POC, John Fairless, IN, Venice United Church of Christ, Venice, FL
POC, Henry Ford, OL, The Community Church of Washington DC, Washington, DC
OM, Paul Fraser, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Elberfeld, IN
U, Scott Harris, P, Trinity Reformed Church, North Plainfield, NJ
LM, J. Heintz, IN, First Congregational Church, Manchester, VT
U, Craig Jan-McMahon, SP, United Church of Christ, Windsor, WI
OM, Winston Janusz, AP, Peace United Church of Christ, Rochester, MN
OM, Terence (Toby) Jones, P, First Congregational UCC, Charlevoix, MI
OM, Catherine Jurgens, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Waukon, IA
MID, Laura Kisthardt, AP, First Congregational Church of Southington, Southington, CT
U, Kris Larson, P, United Church of Christ, Lake Preston, SD
OM, Mark Lee, IN, First Congregational UCC, Rapid City, SD
U, Jeffrey Lindsay, SP, The Colonial Church of Edina UCC, Edina, MN
MID, Samuel Lovett, IN, First Congregational UCC, Meredith, NH
OM, Elisa Lucozzi, P, Guilford Community Church UCC, Guilford, VT
OM, Lea Mathieu, P, UCC Congregational of the Dalles, The Dalles, OR
OM, Crystal McCormick, SP, Church of the Savior, Cedar Park, TX
OM, Kaeley McEvoy, AP, Westmoreland Congregational UCC, Bethesda, MD
OM, Bonnie Moore, DT, St John's United Church of Christ Fullerton, Whitehall/Fullerton, PA
OM, Donna Muise, IN, Stratham Community Church UCC, Stratham, NH
OM, Elliott Munn, P, Congregational Church of Vergennes UCC, Vergennes, VT
OM, Dianne Rodriguez, IN, Parkrose Community UCC, Portland, OR
OM, Bruce Schoup, P, First Congregational UCC, Charlotte, MI
OM, Garth Schumacher, IN, Congregational UCC, Amery, WI
OM, Glen Shedlock, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
U, Patience Stoddard, IN, The United Church of Clinton, Clinton, MA
U, Daniel Tucker, IN, Saint Luke UCC, Jeffersonville, IN
OM, Cathryn Turrentine, P, Center Harbor Congregational Church UCC, Center Harbor, NH
MS, Carol Vaccariello, IN, Community Church of Chesterland UCC, Chesterland, OH
OM, Alberta Wallace, IN, Grace Congregational UCC, Rutland, VT
OM, Melanie Weiner, P, Skyland Community UCC, Los Gatos, CA
MID, Ashley Werkheiser, DT, Christ UCC Schoenersville, Allentown, PA
MS, David Zerby, IN, Trinity UCC, Canal Fulton, 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 June 11 - July 10, 2020

Edward G. Spradling, 01/02/2019
Gregory Errgong-Weider, 04/06/2020
Charles C. Close, 04/23/2020
Roscoe Winthrop Nelson, 05/15/2020
David W. Grant, 05/23/2020
Frederick C. Stroebel, 05/27/2020
Robert A. Richardson, 05/28/2020
Philip N. Nelson, 05/30/2020
Lisle J. Koch, 06/01/2020
Raymond W. Lord, 06/02/2020
Francis E. Turpin, 06/09/2020
Marquis J. Workman, 06/09/2020
Horace S. Allen Jr., 06/09/2020
Wayne E. Sova, 06/10/2020
John E. Nutting, 06/10/2020
Edward Morrison, 06/10/2020
E. John Schaller, 06/12/2020
Irene C. Stock, 06/13/2020
Bradford N. Pusey, 06/13/2020
Carolyn Kohlhofer, 06/13/2020
James S. Harbour, 06/14/2020
Ronald E. Wallen, 06/16/2020
Harlan F. Beckemeyer, 06/20/2020
Ralph C. Quellhorst, 06/23/2020
Mary Jane Carvell, 06/27/2020
Roger I. Perks, 06/28/2020

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for June 2020

STANDING CODES
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
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, Anne Abernethy-Wepner, P, Bethel United Church of Christ, Hickory, NC
U, Ralph Andersen, SU, Saint Paul UCC, West Burlington, IA
OM, Jennifer Bannerman, IN, Huff's Union Church, Alburtis, PA
MID, Gary Barraco, P, First Reformed United Church of Christ, Berwick, PA
OM, David Buchan, IN, Union Memorial UCC, Stamford, CT
U, David Cash, SP, First Evangelical & Reformed UCC, Asheboro, NC
OM, Karen Curtis-Weakley, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Rockledge, FL
U, Ronald Dafler, P, Trinity UCC, New Lebanon, OH
U, Jack Dawson, IN, Elk Grove Congregational Church UCC, Elk Grove, CA
OM, Alexander Dreese, IN, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Paso Robles, CA
OM, Richard Feyen, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Fond Du Lac, WI
DS, Roberto Fois, P, Trinity United Church UCC, Warren, NJ
POC, Patricia Fox, DT, Congregational UCC, Canaan, NY
OM, Michelle Freeman, SP, First Congregational UCC, Riverside, CA
LMS, Jeffery Fulk, AP, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
OM, Karen Gale, IN, First Christian Congregational UCC, Swansea, MA
CM, Diane Gardner, OL, Mayflower UCC, Minneapolis, MN
OM, Rayford Howell, AP, Congregational Church of South Hempstead, South Hempstead, NY
OM, Anna Humble, MM, Congregational Church of Austin UCC, Austin, TX
U, Craig Janney, DT, Saint Stephen's UCC, Harrisonburg, VA
OM, Carlos Jauhola-Straight, P, First Congregational Church of Pelham UCC, Pelham, NH
MID, Dahron Johnson, SU, Howard Congregational UCC, Nashville, TN
OM, Norris Keirn, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Poland, IN
MID, Thomas Kiepert, P, Chapel Hill UCC, Camp Hill, PA
MID, Haley Lerner, CP, Presbyterian Student Center, Athens, GA
U, Deborah Mahaney, IN, Congregational Church UCC, South Dennis, MA
OM, Jeffrey Mansfield, SP, Glen Ridge Congregational UCC, Glen Ridge, NJ
OM, David McDonald, DT, Congregational UCC, Whitewater, WI
OM, Curtis Miner, P, Golden Congregational UCC, Ryan, IA
OM, Jacqueline Moncrief, SP, Bethany Congregational UCC, San, Antonio, TX
MS, Mary Mulligan, IN, Saint Andrew UCC, Sarasota, FL
OM, Jennifer Munroe-Nathans, SP, Congregational Church of Littleton, Littleton, MA
DS, William Norman, CP, Presbyterian Student Center, Athens, GA
OM, Megan Owens, P, United Church of Christ, Sun City, CA
LM, Terri Reynolds, SU, Saint John's UCC, Powhatan Point, OH
OM, Elizabeth Rogers, P, United Church of Christ, Hummelstown, PA
U, J.D. Rose, SP, Saron United Church of Christ, Linton, IN
OM, Jenny Russell, SU, Touchstone Community Church, Boerne, TX
OM, Benjamin Samuel, P, Seaside Community UCC, Torrance, CA
LM, Carl Schwartz-King, OL, Congregational Church of Austin UCC, Austin, TX
U, Kinley Simmers, P, Trinity UCC, Timberville, VA
LM, Jim Skrobo, P, Congregational UCC, Blair, NE
OM, Melissa Sternhagen, P, St. Paul Congregational UCC, Oskaloosa, IA
CM, Gordon Street, OL, First Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, Rona Tyndall, DT, West Gloucester Trinitarian Congregational Church, Gloucester, MA
OM, Kristin Vaughn, P, Mount Hope UCC, Whitsett, NC
OM, Dwight Welch, IN, First Congregational, Savage, MT
OM, Marilyn Wilcox, DT, The United Church of Clinton, Clinton, MA
LM, Gary Wilner, IN, Zwingli UCC Mt. Vernon, Mount Vernon, WI
U, Karen Young, P, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Mason City, IA

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