Jesus didn't reject people. Neither do we.

President: Renea Starkey-Hunt
Vice President/ Chairman of Trustees- John Diekmann
Treasurer: Jeff Knauff
Secretary- Jeff Knauff 
Assistant Secretary- Peggy Lohr (training)
Chairperson: David Hunt
Opal Kleineke
Howard Ross
Renea Starkey-Hunt
Peggy Lohr
Joe Lemasters

Rev. Erik E.  Breddin began his call at Zion January 1, 2015. Erik has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa, and has completed over 75 percent of the work required for a Master’s Degree in Divinity. He is an accredited United Church of Christ minister. Additionally, he and his wife, Melissa, have both worked with high school and college age students in the LBGT community.

Previously, Erik was the pastor of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Cedar Falls, Iowa, where he served since 2008. Prior to that, he was a youth minister for a church in Minnesota. Melissa is a foreign language teacher at a local high school. They are the proud parents of two daughters, whom they adopted.

Here is a link to Pastor Breddin’s blog. He posts a copy of his sermon on this site.http://transcendentgrace.blogspot.com/

No matter who you are or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome at Zion United Church of Christ.


Zion United Church of Christ

Rev. Eric E.  Breddin, 

Jeff Knauff, 
Church Administrator 
Email: jeffkn@msn.com

139 N. Fifth Street
Steubenville, OH 43952
Phone: 740-282-1793
Fax: 740-314-5452