Leadership @ UCCEG

"I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing." - John 15:5

Our Staff

Rev. Jocelyn Emerson

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Our Interim Pastor, Rev Jocelyn, is a certified spiritual director and ordained Interim Minister in the United Church of Christ. She received her spiritual direction certification from the Kairos School of Spiritual Formation and her M.Div from Union Theological Seminary. She weaves together her training as a Light and Energy worker, Reiki master, spiritual director, and Pastor with her life experience as a mystic and contemplative to create a sacred space of trust, safety, and honesty to support congregations on their spiritual journeys.


Jen Troutman, Office Administrator

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The day-to -day  responsibilities of the office are  managed by Jennifer Troutman.  Jen has worked for various non-profits and colleges over the years and currently serves as Digital & Social Media Manager at Reformation Church in Media, PA, where she is also an active member.

Now Hiring, Director of Music Ministry

We are now hiring for the position of Director of Music Ministry. Please click the button below to read the full job description and learn how to apply.


'Maxwell Staley, Leader of Roots & Roofs

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Leading our UCCEG Saturday Roots and Roofs service, Max brings diverse perspectives and creative insights to Christian themes. Maxwell is currently working toward his MDiv at Lancaster Theological Seminary with the hopes of making beloved community accessible to all.  Learn more about Roots & Roofs here.

Church Council

United Church of Christ East Goshen is overseen by a volunteer Church Council elected each year by the members of the church.
Church Council meets the third Monday of each month.

 

2022 UCCEG Church Council

 

Bonnie Yost - President

 

OPEN - Vice President

 

OPEN - Secretary

 

Todd Layser- Treasurer

 

Candice Keith - Assistant Treasurer

 

Todd Speece - Financial Secretary

 

Bart Yost- Building & Grounds

 

OPEN - Christian Education

 

OPEN - Congregational Life

 

Beth Anne Keates - Mission & Outreach

 

Ann Boohar/Bunny Watts - Worship & Music

 

OPEN - Church Growth