Rev. Daniel Sather- Interim Senior Minister
Rev. Daniel Sather began his interim assignment on January 2, 2020 at St. Paul UCC in Oak Harbor OH. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri and has lived in Wisconsin, Illinois, Maryland, Indiana and Ohio. Pastor Dan graduated from Heidelberg College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Elementary Education. He earned his Master of Divinity from Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis.
Pastor Dan is married to Rev. Carly Stucklen Sather, who is a pastor at First Congregational Church in LaGrange, Illinois. They are the parents of two adult children, Andrew and Aaron. Andrew is married to his wife Laurie and have a daughter, Zoe. Andrew works as the Director of Information Technology for a non-profit agency that works with foster care, adoption and Opiate addictions. Aaron works at the University of Southern Indianna in Evansville, IN., as an administrator for the school's network.
Rev. Dan Sather has been ordained for thirty-two years and has served UCC congregations in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Indiana and Illinois. He is trained as a transitional pastor for congregations in transition. Pastor Dan is active in the Chicago Metropolitan Association and currently serving on the Church and Ministry Committee of the Association. He enjoys cooking, baking, reading, theater, and gardening. He is the happy owner of three cats, Nitro, Calypso and Pippin Jack.