Rev. Rhonda Kouterick, left, pastor of First United Methodist Church in Baldwinsville, chats with parishioner Shirley McMahon during a celebration of her 12 years of ministry. Rev. Kouterick, who began serving there in 1998, had one of the longest tenures in the church's long history. In July, she will become the pastor at Horseheads First United Methodist Church. More than 130 people attended the farewell dinner June 14 at The Red Mill Inn in Baldwinsville. Rev. Kouterick and her husband, Lon Kouterick, were presented with a number of gifts, including a $3,500 check from the congregation, family and friends.