Catawba College Alumna to be Ordained into UCC Ministry
September 11, 2012
Mollie Landers, a 2008 Catawba College graduate, will be ordained into the ministry of the United Church of Christ at 3 p.m. on Sept. 15 at New Covenant United Church of Christ.;
Earlier this year, Landers was named as the Associate Director of Outdoor Ministries for the New Hampshire and Maine Conferences of the United Church of Christ. In 2011, she served as the Acting Director of Outdoor Ministries at Pilgrim Lodge while Bryan Breault was on sabbatical. She holds an M.Div. from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, DC; a Masters of Art Theological Studies from Andover Newton; and a Bachelors of Arts in Religion and Philosophy (with a concentration in Outdoor Ministries) from Catawba College. She also served as Assistant to the Director at Pilgrim Lodge in 2010 and PL Resource Coordinator in 2008; Director of Youth Ministries at St. Stephen's UMC in Burke, VA from 2008-2009; Youth Director at Gay's Chapel UMC in Salisbury, NC from 2006-2008; and was on the staff of the Hartman Center UCC Camp and Retreat Center in Milroy, PA from 2004-2006.
Landers is currently a Member in Discernment in the Penn Central Conference.
Ordination Set for Local Woman (sungazette.com)