Jesus didn't reject people. Neither do we.
President: Carole Kirkendall
Vice President: John Diekmann
Treasurer: Jeff Knauff
Secretary- Renea Starkey-Hunt
Chairperson: David Hunt
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.
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 French teacher and a diving coach for the swim team
at a school in Cedar Falls. They are the proud parents of two little African
American girls, Jasmyn and Addy, ages 6 and 8, whom they adopted.
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,
139 N. Fifth Street
Steubenville, OH 43952