The Rev. Harry P. Sweitzer, minister emeritus of the First Presbyterian Church of Salt Lake City, has been elected interim minister of the United Church of Christ Congregational in Ogden. He will begin his duties on Jan. 15 by preaching at the 11 a.m. worship service.

The Rev. Sweitzer served as senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church from 1973-1982. In 1987-1988, he was interim minister of the First Baptist Church in Bountiful.