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


Visiting Norwood-Young America


LCEF upper Midwest districts Director of Communication & Marketing Maria Hendrickson presented LCEF ministry updates to the endowment committee of St. John's Lutheran Church this week. This month, LCEF launches the new Y.I. (Youth Investor) Club! To learn more about how the Lutheran Church Extension Fund supports your ministry, contact your district LCEF staff.