Retirements (from the April 28, 2014 issue)

Elizabeth Alexander, from designated pastor, Church of Gethsemane, Brooklyn, N.Y. Joseph B. Carle, from member-at- large, Blue Springs, Mo.

Rodney V. Castro, from member-at- large, Brigham City, Utah

Joan Elaine Cathey, from member- at-large, Olympia, Wash.

E. Hazlett S. Chambers, from pastor, First Church of Williamsbridge, Bronx, N.Y.

Kerry Stephen Clements, from director, Office of Communications, Development & Technology, Office of the General Assembly, Louisville, Ky.

Gary R. Cook, from Director of Church Relations, Bread for the World, Washington, D.C.

Nancy J. Copeland-Payton, from member-at-large, Santa Fe, N.M.

Albert Thomas Cramer, from pastor, Altama Church, Brunswick, Ga.

James R. Farrer, from pastor, Ebensburg Church, Ebensburg, Pa.

Edward Lee, from pastor, Gonzales Community Church, Gonzales, Calif.

James A. Splitt, from pastor, First Church, Adrian, Mich.

Hal V. Thomas, from pastor, United Faith, Fort Wayne, Ind.