Rev. Jocelyn Emerson


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.

Dana Kacyon, Music Director


In September 2022, Dana Kacyon joined the UCC East Goshen community as Music Director. Dana has taught middle school chorus, guitar, and general music for four years in Snow Hill, Maryland and is in graduate school as a performance major in choral conducting at West Chester University. Dana enjoys conducting music as well as singing, playing guitar, and playing piano in the cover band "Rowdy Howdy and the Ultimate Party". Outside of music, Dana loves spending time with his friends and family and watching the latest Marvel movie. 

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.

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2024 UCCEG Church Council

Bonnie Yost - President

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Erlinda Ardao - Vice President

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Susan Ward - Corporate Secretary

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Beth Sayler - Treasurer

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OPEN - Assistant Treasurer


Candice Keith and Lucy Barber - Financial Co-Secretaries

(not a council position)

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