The Reverend John Terry was called to Hanover as Interim Senior Pastor in November, 2019. Rev. Terry came to us from an interim position at the Plymouth Congregational Church in Syracuse, NY, is a member of the Waquoit Congregational Church in Falmouth, and lives in Centerville with his wife, Elise Terry. Rev. Terry received his Master's of Divinity from Andover Newton Theological School in Massachusetts in 1970 and has since served as pastor and interim pastor.
Interim Senior Pastor
The Rev. John Terry
Director of Christian Education
Steve is a former restaurant owner and works as a Personal Vacation Advisor for Disney World adventures. Steve has been very involved in the church for 8 years with his wife, Nicole, and two young daughters. Steve started serving the church as Director of Christian Education since August 2018. He is responsible for helping the Sunday School program run smoothly and working with the Christian Education Team in providing spiritual enriching opportunities for the children.
Minister of Music
A native of Rockford, Illinois, Chad is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music (composition) and currently lives with his partner David in the Boston area. At the age of 15, Chad graduated high school and went on to become the Organist at Radio City Music Hall, for which he gained a listing in 'Ripley's Believe it or Not!' He also played piano for many different Broadway shows and directed many theater groups before finally moving to Boston to attend school. In addition to being the Minister of Music, he currently is the Assistant Musical Director and Principal Accompanist for the Boston Gay Men's Chorus and also works in the choral department at Wellesley High School. Many groups and artists have recorded/performed his arrangements including the Boston Pops.
Susan is responsible for arranging all building rentals, doing the weekly worship bulletin and running the church office. Susan is an active member of The First Congregational Church of Plympton, is a graduate of Gordon College, and has a home and pet services business. She began serving the church in November 2013.
Church Sexton Karen is responsible for cleaning and maintaining our buildings. She began serving the church in May 2018. Karen retired from Milton Hospital as a medical technologist. Karen is member of the church, where she serves as the chair of the Outreach and Mission Team.
Treasurer and Youth Director
Carol supports the finance committee in the management of the Church's finances. She works at Arbella Insurance as a senior research analyst and is a graduate of Boston College. Carol leads the Senior High Fellowship, is the Mission Trip Coordinator and is on staff as the one who provides guidance and program support to the junior and senior high youth fellowships.