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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

Jim Nice

Jim is Peace’s Creative Worship Leader.  He leads a worship service once a month that provides an alternative to traditional worship by incorporating varied musical styles and innovative elements. As part of this role, Jim leads the Messengers of Peace … Read More

Sophia Morgan, Nursery Assistant

Sophia is very glad to play, supervise, and work in the nursery. She is thankful to work with very blessed adults and kids each Sunday at Peace Lutheran Church.

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.

Josh Keiter

Josh Keiter, Parish Administrator, comes to Peace as a lifelong Lutheran—both his parents are Lutheran pastors. Growing up, some of his earliest and fondest memories of helping out at church include folding bulletins on Saturday night, and sitting with his … Read More

Nadia Fitzcharles

Nadia serves as the Director of Ministries for Children, Youth, Family & Community at Peace. She is currently in seminary at Wesley Theological Seminary in D.C., pursuing a Masters in Theological Studies.

Reena Abu-taleb

Reena Abu-taleb is very excited to be a part of Peace Lutheran Church as a Nursery Supervisor.