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


Architect visit in Carver

Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) Architectural Advisory Committee (AAC) member Mr. Steve Krause makes an onsite visit with Rev. Jon Niebuhr at Trinity Lutheran Church in Carver, MN.

Interested in LCEF's Architectural support? A Site and Facility Analysis may be the way to get your project planning started. This service helps organizations make good decisions about their land and buildings. White papers on specific projects available too, visit to learn more.