Lutheran Church Extension Fund


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Lutheran Church Extension Fund

LCEF, a non-profit organization, has served as the financial extension of the LCMS since 1978, offering funding and resources to LCMS congregations, schools and rostered church workers through investment support of LCMS members. The mission of Lutheran Church Extension Fund is to support The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod by ensuring that financial resources and related services are available now and in the future.

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10773 Sunset Office Dr Suite 300, St. Louis, MO, United States, 63127Kirk Hymes, Southeastern District Vice President(800) 843-5233

LCEF, a non-profit organization, has served as the financial extension of the LCMS since 1978, offering funding and resources to LCMS congregations, schools and rostered church workers through investment support of LCMS members. The mission of Lutheran Church Extension Fund is to support The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod by ensuring that financial resources and related services are available now and in the future.



How can LCEF help you?

LCEF has been a part of the LCMS for over 40 years! Learn about what we do and how we serve the church.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church. Bel Air, MD

A solar energy field at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Bel Air, Md., developed in partnership with Lutheran Church Extension Fund, has led thousands of people to the church campus in community outreach.

Learn more about Ministry Solutions

What are the needs in your community: Feeding the hungry, clothing the naked, caring for orphans or reaching the lost? See how LCEF’s Ministry Solutions can help your congregation identify the needs of your community and empower you to share the Gospel.

Building Hope in the City

Learn more about this amazing ministry in Cleveland, OH and how LCEF was able to help through financial loans to make their dream a reality.


  • Kirk Hymes, district vice president

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