Who We Are

Who We Are


The Rev. David Slagle Peck – Pastor

Pastor Dave has served as pastor of Epiphany since 2014. He also chairs the worship team for the Metropolitan Washington, DC Synod and is a member of the board of directors of Greater DC Diaper Bank, a regional non-profit. He is married with two daughters, a dog, and a small flock of urban chickens. His family lives in Silver Spring, MD.

Pastor Dave was born in Rockford, IL and spent his early years in Colorado before moving back to the Midwest. He was baptized and confirmed at Mount Pleasant Lutheran Church in Racine, WI, where his parents still reside. While attending the University of Minnesota, he became involved in Lutheran Campus Ministry. Through LCM, he had the opportunity to participate in regional and national events, and travel to Tanzania with a small group to begin a relationship with Tumaini University in Iringa. After graduation, he worked at an environmental organization in Seattle, WA through Lutheran Volunteer Corps.

He attended the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, spending a year studying in Washington, DC through the ecumenical Washington Consortium and interned outside of Sioux Falls, SD.

Phyllis Krchma – Office Manager

Darren Shillingford – Music Leader