October, 1960—Reverend Marvin Bergman called to organize a new parish in area.

November 6, 1960—First Sunday worship service held at Green Acres Elementary School

January, 1961—Church Council/Voter’s Assembly formed

February 8, 1961—Congregation was officially chartered and named Holy Cross

February 12, 1961—Charter membership of 42 families

March, 1961—Ladies Guild and Sunday School formed

August 6, 1961—Groundbreaking for worship facilities at 30003 Ryan Road

January 21, 1962—Cornerstone set in place

April 8, 1962—Dedication of church and Youth Group formed

May, 1964—First resident in newly purchased parsonage at 3607 Common Road

Summer, 1967—Reverend Marvin Bergman left to enter educational role in ministry

October 15, 1967—Reverend John A. Hauser installed as pastor

1978-83—Vicars: David Ulm 78-79, David Pelsue 79-80, John Herfurth 80-81, Jeff Harter 81-82, Russell Hoeppner 82-83

Early 1979—Reverend John Hauser accepts call to Nebraska

August 12, 1979—Reverend Carl Schinnerer Installation Service

1985—Christian Women’s Circle and Food Pantry (with Mt. Calvary) were formed

November 10, 1985—25th Anniversary of Holy Cross celebrated at Green Acres Elementary School

1990—Reverend Carl Schinnerer retires

August 19, 1990—Reverend Richard Rossow Installation Service

August 22, 1993—Groundbreaking for Educational/Fellowship Wing and enlargement of narthex.

April 17, 1994—Dedication of new addition

May 5, 1996—Dedication of new organ

January, 1997—Reverend Ralph Unger hired as Pastor Rossow’s assistant

June 24, 2001—Groundbreaking for worship center expansion and Educational/Fellowship Wing

March 3, 2002—Reverend Richard Rossow accepts call to Salem Lutheran Church in St. Louis

February 9, 2003—Reverend Alan P. Eisinger accepts call as pastor.

March 23, 2003—Reverend Eisinger Installation Service.

July 17, 2005—Matthew Canion ordained and installed as Associate Pastor.

September, 2008—Reverend Matthew Canion accepts call to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Waco, Texas.

November, 2010—Celebration of 50th Anniversary begins. Rev. Marvin Bergman is guest preacher

June 16, 2014—Reverend Ralph Unger funeral service.

June 22, 2014—Congregation member, Joseph Llewellyn, ordained.

September 2022—Reverend Eisinger retires after 19 years as pastor.

Jan-May 2023—Vacancy Pastor Ron Nieman.

April 2023—Reverend Eric John Shanburn accepts call as pastor.

May 21st, 2023—Reverend Eric John Shanburn installation Service.