Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) is a unique ministry-through-investment organization that offers Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod members the opportunity to invest their money, earn interest, and help build LCMS churches and schools at the same time.

LCEF - Central Region serves Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod organizations and members in Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Learn more about LCEF at


Wisc. Investors Visit “Million Dollar” Montana Church

After reading how LCEF investors at the small congregation of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Anaconda, Mont., are helping build ministry in a big way, Wil Strack wanted to visit. He and his wife, Darlene, LCEF congregation representatives for Trinity Lutheran Church in Athens, Wis., went out of their way to stop at the church on their way home from a spring vacation. Read more...