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 the Peace Corps in Malawi and worked for the Center for Global Education at Augsburg College in both Minneapolis and Namibia.

She went to Valparaiso University, Yale Divinity School and the Pacific Lutheran School of Theology.  She loves the outdoors, house projects, pottery, ultimate Frisbee, and time spent with friends and family – most of whom live in Minnesota. Pastor Sarah is on the Community Council of the Fairfax Alliance for Climate Solutions. She is married to Ridgeway Addison and they have two young daughters, Magdalene and Lydia. She writes occasionally on her blog: thebarefootpastor. Email Pastor Sarah.