Our Staff

PASTOR ALYSSA ANTEN

Minister

Pastor Alyssa Anten is a graduate of Western Theological Seminary and Michigan State University. Alyssa is a licensed social worker. Alyssa and her husband CJ live in Grand Rapids. 

aanten@lowellucc.org

SHANNON HANLEY

Christian Education Director​

Shannon Hanley began as a youth ministry volunteer at Lowell's First Congregational in 1994, and has been on staff since 2001. She is a Michigan Partner in Education through the United Church of Christ Michigan Conference and a member of the Association of United Church Educators.

shannon@lowellucc.org

DEBORAH WEISER

Music Director​

Deborah Weiser joined Lowell's First Congregational in 2018 as our Music Director. A long-time music teacher in the Lowell/Ada area, Deborah brings years of experience and skill to church music. She works collaboratively with Pastor Alyssa to shape the direction of worship within the church!

MissMeowsic@msn.com

 JANINE MORK

Finance and Administration

I have lived in the Lowell area since 1995. My husband and I have three grown daughters. Ellen, who lives in Chapel Hill, NC with her husband Aziz, Kirsten and Katy, who both live a mile down the road from us. I have worked at Vergennes Township since 2002 and am currently the Treasurer. I am on the Board for Lowell’s Open Table and have been a kitchen manager almost from the start. I also raise pups for PAWS with a Cause occasionally. 

finances@lowellucc.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lowell's First Congregational Church of Lowell, 865 Lincoln Lake SE, POB #234, Lowell, MI 49331, https://www.lowellucc.org, (616) 897-5906