United Church of Christ

Ministerial Updates for October 2019

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, Ginger Bakos, CE, The Bath Church UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Lilja Behr, CP, First Congregational United Church of Christ, Staples, MN
OM, Howard Bell, OL, Mayflower UCC, Minneapolis, MN
OM, James Brinn, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Sturgeon Bay, WI
MID, Mary Buchanan, AP, Plymouth Congregational UCC, Des Moines, IA
U, Rachel Burns, CE, Lakewood Congregational Church United Church of Christ, Lakewood, OH
OM, Jennifer Campbell, SP, Orange Congregational Church, Orange, CT
U, Bob Colerick, IN, Friedens UCC, Bern, KS
MID, Marilyn Collins, P, The First Church in Hartland, Congregational, East Hartland, CT
OM, Brian Damrow, P, Penbrook UCC, Harrisburg, PA
U, Scott DeBlock, IN, State Street Congregational UCC, Portland, ME
DS, Scott Dennis, IN, First United Church of Christ, Mount Pleasant, PA
U, Reynaldo Desenganio, P, United Church of Christ Fremont, Fremont, CA
MID, Abigail Diehl-Noble, P, Congregational UCC, New Haven, VT
U, Anne Dilenschneider, IN, First Congregational UCC, Sioux City, IA
U, Violet Eastman, P, First Congregational Church of Fryeburg UCC, Fryeburg, ME
OM, Richard Eick, OL, Congregational Church UCC, Rochester, MN
OM, Daniel England, IN, Bridgewater Congregational Church UCC, Bridgewater, CT
OM, Margaret Ernst, AP, Chestnut Hill United Church, Philadelphia, PA
OM, Stephen Finlan, P, The First Church UCC, West Bridgewater, MA
OM, David Flaherty, IN, Messiah UCC, Baltimore, MD
LM, Belle Fox-Martin, P, Second Congregational Church, Williamstown, MA
LM, Amielia Giguere, AP, First Church of Christ Congregational in West Hartford, UCC, West Hartford, CT
OM, Rebecca Girash, P, Pilgrim Congregational Church UCC, Lexington, MA
U, Nestor Gomez, P, The First Congregational Church of Stamford, Stamford, CT
OM, Sonny Graves, P, New Spirit United Church of Christ, Savage, MN
OM, Gale Grayson, P, First Church of Christ, Congregational in East Haddam, East Haddam, CT
LM, Pamela Hahn, P, United Church of Christ Cong, Litchfield, OH
OM, Janet Hansen, IN, Somesville Union Meeting House, Mount Desert, ME
OM, John Heeckt, P, The First Congregational Church of Kent, Kent, CT
OM, Megan Huesgen, P, Immanuel UCC, Shillington, PA
MID, Ann-Marie Illsley, P, Christ Congregational UCC, Brockton, MA
LM, Earl Johnson, CP, Greater Grace Christian Church UCC, Youngsville, NC
OM, Samuel Kinsman, AP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
MID, Kerry Kirtley, P, Touchstone Community Church, Boerne, TX
U, Doug Klinsing, IN, Saint Paul UCC, Greenville, OH
OM, Lanny Kuester, P, Union Congregational UCC, Saint Louis Park, MN
OM, Lance Lackore, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Fremont, WI
LM, Dorothy Lester, SP, Lanai Union UCC, Lanai City, HI
U, Caleb Lines, P, University Christian Church UCC/DOC, San Diego, CA
OM, Jennifer Macy, AP, First Congregational UCC, Somerville, MA
MID, Amie McCarthy, P, First Congregational UCC, Spencer, MA
POC, James McKenzie, IN, Zion United Church of Christ, Milwaukee, WI
U, James Miller, AP, First-Plymouth Congregational UCC, Lincoln, NE
OM, Wendell Miller, SP, Lincoln Memorial Congregational UCC, Los Angeles, CA
U, Kristen Nelson, IN, Chapel Hills Church of Edina UCC, Edina, MN
LM, Gary O'Gorman, IN, First Congregational UCC, Saint Albans, VT
U, Jarrod Oltmann, SU, First Congregational UCC, Brewer, ME
U, Iese Opetaia, SP, Epenesa Fou Congregational Christian Samoan Church, Honolulu, HI
OM, Jeffrey Palmer, OL, Faith United Church, Ada, MN
OM, Leslie Parmenter, P, Congregational UCC, Halsey, NE
OM, Leslie Parmenter, P, First Congregational UCC, Thedford, NE
OM, Leslie Parmenter, P, First Congregational UCC, Seneca, NE
MS, Sharon Patton, P, Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ, Hoyleton, IL
OM, Cynthia Priem, IN, North Saco Congregational Christian Church, North Saco, ME
U, Vicki Reeser, P, Deer Isle/Sunset Congregational Church, Deer Isle, ME
U, Nathan Richards, P, South Parish Congregational UCC, Augusta, ME
OM, Laura Robinson, SP, Bethel Congregational UCC, White Salmon, WA
OM, Patricia Rowe-Jones, IN, Riverside Congregational UCC, Vassalboro, ME
OM, Bryan Simon, P, First Congregational UCC, Tomah, WI
OM, Kelly Sprinkle, IN, Carthage United Community UCC, Carthage, NY
OM, Kelly Sprinkle, IN, Pulaski Congregational Church, Pulaski, NY
OM, Kelly Sprinkle, IN, Pulaski Congregational Church, Pulaski, NY
OM, Carl Sunday-Winters, P, Greensboro United Church of Christ, Greensboro, VT
OM, Anne Swallow Gillis, IN, First Congregational UCC, Grand Marais, MN
OM, Vance Taylor, P, North Branford Congregational UCC, North Branford, CT
OM, Devon Thomas, P, Waterville Union Church, Waterville, VT
U, Pausa Thompson, P, Dominguez Samoan Congregational Christian, Compton, CA
LMS, Marcia Tolman, P, Phoenix UCC, Amherst, NY
OM, Steven Wilson, IN, Central Congregational UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
LM, Joel Zimmerman, P, Namekagon Congregational UCC, Earl (Springbrook), WI

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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