1978: Formation of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, a congregation of the Lutheran Church in America (LCA). Congregation meets at the Holiday Inn.
1980: Peace completes the church building at 8600 East Bush Lake Road
1988: Peace and the LCA join the American Lutheran Church (ALC) and the Association of Evangelical Lutheran Church (AELC) to form the 5.1 million member church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).
1989: Church expansion to add new sanctuary is completed
1997: Peace purchases the duplex, Peace House, on the adjacent property. It is used for Sunday School, Confirmation and meeting space and for the Peace House summer program.
2000-05: Through Mission Founders, Peace supports a new congregation in Andover: New Life Lutheran Church
2000: Begins working with contextual education students
2001: Youth Mission trips are added to our summer offerings for youth
2003: Celebrate the 25th anniversary of Peace
2005: Peace adds the Intergenerational Choir
2008: Mission Project—Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Jerusalem
Mission Project—Queen Louise Home for Children, St. Croix, USVI
2009: Hired full-time Youth Director and hired Wee Singer (2-5 year olds) Choir Director
2013: Celebrate the 35th anniversary of Peace
2014: Youth Mission Trip–Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Whitefish, Montana
2015: Youth Mission Trip—Queen Louise Home for Children, St. Croix, USVI