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


LCEF at Holy Cross, Minneapolis


On Tues., Sept. 3, 2013, LCEF Minnesota South District Vice President Kurt Fuhr met with members of Holy Cross, Minneapolis. The congregation hosted a follow up demographics meeting  to  better understand the various people groups in their neighborhood. This  group exercise helps the congregation identify & process local needs with a focus on building  relationships and making connections.

Raising members and leaders' awareness  helps successfully serve ministry needs that might otherwise be overlooked.  Contact your district VP to learn more about LCEF demographic resources.