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Rev. Sarah S. Scherschligt, Lead Pastor

Pastor Sarah sees her primary responsibility as helping people know God’s love and follow Christ in their daily lives. Pastor Sarah was ordained in 2007 and was called to Peace in 2012.  Prior to becoming a pastor, she served in … Read More

Rev. Brian Erickson, Pastor Emeritus

Brian L. Erickson retired this past January from Faith Lutheran in Arlington, where he had served as Senior Pastor since 2010. He had served previous parishes in West Fargo, Fargo, Dunseith, and Grand Forks, ND; St. Paul and Rothsay, MN;, … Read More

Dr. Adela Peeva

Dr. Adela Peeva is Peace’s Music Director and organist. Dr. Peeva was born in Bulgaria and graduated with a DMA in Collaborative Piano and Chamber Music from the University of Miami, Florida in May 2008. She also holds a Master … Read More

Paul Sticha

Paul Sticha has directed the handbell choirs and the Messengers of Peace – a contemporary music group – for nearly thirty years.  A gifted vocalist, guitar player, pianist and handbell composer, Paul combines excellent musicianship with a deep faith. He … Read More

Kris Rinnert

Kris Rinnert, Parish Administrator, is glad to have the opportunity to serve such a warm and welcoming congregation. She was raised in the Lutheran church and one of her earliest memories was complimenting the organist every time she played her … Read More

Nadia Fitzcharles

Nadia serves the Children, Youth, and Family Ministry at Peace. She is currently in seminary at Wesley Theological Seminary in D.C., pursuing a Masters in Theological Studies. The mother of an energetic seven-year-old, she is an avid ping pong player … Read More