Clergy Transitions: April & May 2019
The following ministerial changes were reported to the Connecticut Conference in April & May 2019.
Reported in April:
Rev. Jocelyn Gardner Spencer called as Settled Senior Pastor at United New Haven.
Rev. Carl Howard called and began his term as Settled Pastor at FCC West Haven.
Rev. Jane Newall was installed as Designated Term Pastor at Brooklyn Federated.
Rev. Dan England began his term as Supply Pastor at Olivet.
Rev. Todd Yonkman ended his term as Designated Term Pastor at First Stamford.
Rev. Robyn Gray began her term as Settled Pastor at First Washington.
Rev. John Nelson began his term as Designated Term Pastor at Salisbury.
Rev. Theresa Borchetta ended her term as Associate Pastor at Branford.
Rev. Jill Olds ended her term as Associate Pastor at UCC Tolland.
Rev. Kendrick Norris ended his term as Interim Pastor at Meriden Center.
Rev. Suzanne Wagner began providing Pastoral Sabbatical Coverage at Lordship.
Rev. Susan Murtha ended her term as Interim Pastor at New Haven Redeemer.
Rev. Bonnie Scott retired from and began her term as Minister Emerita at New Haven United.
Rev. Gordon Johnson, Pastor Emeritus, Central Village Congregational Church, Pastor Emeritus, First Congregational Church of Plainfield died Feb. 25.
Reported in May:
Rev. Deborah Rundlett installed as Pastor at Ridgebury.
Rev. Stanley “Will” Sencabaugh installed as Pastor at Lebanon.
Rev. Brenda Pelc-Faszcza installed as Pastor at Canton Center First.
Rev. Paul Doyle installed as Pastor at Park Norwich.
Rev. Jerry Smith began his term as Co-Pastor at Oxford.
Rev. Karen Jodice began her term as Co-Pastor at Oxford.
Rev. Donna Manoccio ended her term as Bridge Pastor at Granby First.
Rev. Olivia Hayes Robinson began her term as Bridge Pastor at United New Haven.
Rev. Todd Yonkman began his term as Transitional Senior Pastor at Granby First.
Rev. Elizabeth Gleich ended her term as Associate Pastor at Glastonbury First.
Rev. Susan Murtha began her term as Interim Bridge Pastor at Center Meriden.
Rev. Deborah Breault began her term as Interim Pastor at Somers.
Rev. Barry McCarthy ended his term as Interim Pastor at Coventry First.
New Haven Association received into their association Seymour Congregational Church.