Catoctin Association | Central Atlantic Conference | United Church of Christ (UCC)

Official Call to the Installation of Rev. Beth Firme

Official Call to the Installation of Rev. Beth Firme

Rev. Dr. Kuchma, Senior Pastor of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Westminster, will explore some of the ways white supremacy has shaped the Christian church and influenced the church’s presence in the world.

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 7:00 to 8:30 PM

A Free Virtual Event – Register here or visit

DATE:           December 2, 2021

TO:                Pastors, Delegates, Ministerial Members and Churches of the Catoctin Association
FROM:          Rev. Samuel F. Chamelin, President, Catoctin Association
                      Rev. Mark Wakefield, Chair, Church and Ministry Commission
                      Sheresa Simpson-Rice, Associate Conference Minister
SUBJECT:    Service of Installation of Rev. Beth Firme
The Catoctin Association of the Central Atlantic Conference, United Church of Christ, and Apples UCC in Thurmont cordially invite your presence and prayers for the Installation of the Reverend Beth Firme as pastor to the congregation
Sunday, December 19, 2021
3:00 pm
Apples UCC
7908 Apples Church Road
Thurmont, MD 21788
*The Service of Installation will be in person*
Light refreshments will be served after the service in the Sunday school area.
Clergy who wish to robe and process should arrive one-half hour prior to the service to robe, pray, and prepare for the processional. You are encouraged to wear your favorite stole. Robes are welcome but not required.