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More Ministry Moment Videos

Did you know that LCEF produces Ministry Moment videos every week? These videos are short clips with encouragement and ideas for different aspects of your ministry at church. New Ministry Moment videos include: Following Through Best Practices for Worship Announcements Streaming Hospitality Online Community Digital Discipleship Communication with Newsletters and Magazines You can view all… Read more »

The Word: Written and Preached

These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.  (Luke 24:44)                                                                         As Lutherans we have always maintained that the Word of Christ is intended to be preached. The Apostle… Read more »

Calls and Vacancies – Updated April 14, 2021

CONGREGATIONS/RSOs CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL: AVON, Our Shepherd (Senior) BREMEN, St. Paul’s (Senior)- COLUMBUS, St. Peter’s (Senior)- Rev. Mark Teike retiring CROSS PLAINS, St. Paul (Dewberry)/DILLSBORO, St. John (Farmers Retreat) – dual parish requesting a candidate FORT WAYNE, St. Michael (Senior) – GEORGETOWN, Shepherd of the Hills INDIANAPOLIS, Trinity (Senior) – LaGRANGE, KY,… Read more »

Charity Golf Scramble-June 23

Tee Up 4 Mites Charity Golf Scramble will take place at the Connemara Golf Course, Nicholasville on Wednesday, June 23, prior to the opening of the 39th Biennial LWML Convention in Lexington June 24-27. Do you like to pay golf or would you like to be a sponsor? Here are ways you can contribute: Register… Read more »

Education Calls and Vacancies

 Accepted Avon – Our Shepherd Callie Firminhac – 4th Grade Fort Wayne – Emmanuel St. Michael Abigail Wietfeldt – from Trinity, Sheboygan, WI Kristen Labahn – Candidate Indianapolis – St. John’s Michele Huske – From Our Shepherd, Painesville, OH Seymour – St. John Sauers Lutheran School Clara Nebel – Graduate from Concordia Nebraska Vacancies Avon… Read more »

Head of School Opening at Concordia Lutheran High School

Position Description Position Responsibilities Concordia Lutheran High School seeks a qualified candidate to serve as the Head of School. The Head of School is the Chief Executive of the Concordia Educational Association Inc. d/b/a Concordia Lutheran High School, overseeing all aspects of the organization’s operations as outlined in its Strategic Plan. The position is for… Read more »

True Peace Created/Distributed

Peace be with you.  (John 20:19,20,26)                                                                         When the resurrected Christ appeared to the Apostles in a “locked” room on two separate occasions, He spoke three times with the words, Peace be with you.  On Easter Sunday, with Thomas absent from the locked room, Jesus twice spoke these words to the disciples.  Then a week… Read more »

Calls and Vacancies – Updated April 7, 2021

CONGREGATIONS/RSOs CALLING OR GETTING READY TO CALL: AVON, Our Shepherd (Senior) BREMEN, St. Paul’s (Senior)- COLUMBUS, St. Peter’s (Senior)- Rev. Mark Teike retiring CROSS PLAINS, St. Paul (Dewberry)/DILLSBORO, St. John (Farmers Retreat) – dual parish requesting a candidate FORT WAYNE, St. Michael (Senior) – GEORGETOWN, Shepherd of the Hills INDIANAPOLIS, Trinity (Senior) – LaGRANGE, KY,… Read more »

39th Biennial LWML Convention June 24-27

Dear brothers in Christ of the Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan Districts, Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ! I am currently serving as a Pastoral Counselor for the Host Committee of the 2021 LWML Convention June 24-27, 2021, to be held in Lexington, Kentucky.  What a joy it is to serve… Read more »

Devotional from Eugene Brunow

Touch Me and See This coming week’s gospel (Third Sunday of Easter) is Luke 24:36-49. It seems closely related to that of last week’s lesson from John. It is possible that this is Luke’s version of John 20 and the events of that first Easter night. There is the same proclamation of peace by Jesus,… Read more »