PASTOR AMIE MCCARTHY
Pastor Amie is currently a Member in Discernment that is Ordainable Pending Call as well as a certified Christian Educator in the Massachusetts Conference of the United Church of Christ. Amie graduated from Keene State College in 2003 where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Lighting and Set. Thereafter, Amie worked at Mystic Scenic Studios before joining the staff at Second Congregational Church of Attleboro, Massachusetts as its Christian Education Director. It was while on staff at Second Congregational Church that Amie experienced her call to become a Certified Christian Educator and into Pastoral Ministry.
After completing her field education at the First Christian Congregational Church, UCC in Swansea, Massachusetts in 2017. After graduating from Boston University’s School of theology with her Masters in Divinity in January of 2019 Amie became the Interfaith Chaplain at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro, Massachusetts, while also being the Pastoral intern at First Congregational Church (Oldtown), UCC in North Attleboro, Massachusetts from June 2018 until receiving her first call at First Congregational Church of Spencer in October 2019.
Having begun her first call at First Congregational Church of Spencer, UCC, Amie’s ordination will be held on January 5, 2020, at Second Congregational Church in Attleboro, Massachusetts with her installation to follow on March 22, 2020 at the First Congregational Church of Spencer.