Welcome to the United Church of Sun City 


Rev. Jim Cunningham

Sabbatical Pastor, April 20 – July 19, 2020

Email: revjim@qwestoffice.net

Cell Phone for calls or texts: 602-739-3603 

Pastor Jim will be with us while Pastor Brady is on sabbatical. He'll be available for pastoral care needs and to lead worship services.

Mindy Ochoa

Office Assistant

Robin Lemkuil

Video/Sound Board Technician

Ron Cammel

Soloist: bass

Alan Paulson

Soloist: tenor

Luanne Hanks

Finance Secretary

(623) 933-0058

LUANNE HANKS is our Finance Secretary. She keeps our books in order, cuts our checks, and makes sure we are faithful in carrying out the budgeted work of our congregation.

Beverly Fletcher

(623) 933-0058

BEVERLY FLETCHER is our talented Organist and Pianist. She brings a long career of musical excellence to our church, and blesses us with her wide range of talents.

Kira Kadel

Soloist: soprano

Lisa Dunbar 

Parish Nurse

parishnurse@qwestoffice.net; during the pandemic, email Reidunbar820@gmail.com

(623) 933-0058; during the pandemic, call or text 231-557-0131

Lisa Dunbar is responsible for developing and coordinating the care team at United Church and she works to promote health and faith by connecting people to each other and to community resources.​

Rev. Brady Abel
Senior Pastor

(623) 933-0058

BRADY ABEL joined the United Church of Sun City as the Senior Pastor on October 1, 2012 from Sedalia, MO.

Susan Aurich
Assistant Pastor

(623) 933-0058; during the pandemic call 623-584-1749

SUSAN AURICH is a Commissioned Minister for Congregational Care.  She heads our Care Ministry team, works in hospital and parish visitation, and aids folks in transition to new living arrangements.

Ginni Summers
Minister of Music

(623) 933-0058

GINNI SUMMERS is our Minister of Music.  She plans worship with the Pastor, and continues to add vitality to our entire music program.

Steve Halasz

Sunday Custodian

(623) 933-0058

Caroline Bittman, Secretary

(623) 933-0058

CAROLINE BITTMAN is our Church Secretary, and keeps all of our staff on schedule!

Dennis Roling


Dennis has a background in facilities management, general contracting, and masonry. He also has a degree in multimedia and is the son of Caroline Bittman.

Sara Shryock
Finance Administrator

 (623) 933-0058

SARA SHRYOCK is Finance Administrator, overseeing our financial operations. She also serves as Susan Aurich's twin sister, so you are not seeing double!