Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) - upper midwest districts serves Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) organizations and members in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin. LCEF is a unique ministry-through-investment organization that offers LCMS members the opportunity to invest their money, earn interest, and help build LCMS churches and schools at the same time.


Rethwisch Receives Iowa District West LCEF $1,000 Scholarship

Rachel Rethwisch received her Iowa District West Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) $1,000 scholarship from LCEF Vice President - Iowa Districts East & West Carole White on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at Rachel's home congregation. 

Pictured left: Rachel (center,) her parents, Steve and Mary (back,) and her siblings, Nathan and Sarah.

The Rethwisch Family are members of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Fort Dodge, Iowa. > Read Rachel's story here 

The deadline to apply for the LCEF upper Midwest districts scholarship is February 28, 2017. Learn more and apply here.