IN-KY Lutheran Schools

NLSA Dates

May 15: Due date for annual reports for schools that have National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA) June 5:   Annual District Accreditation Commission at the Indiana District Office; invitations to serve on this commission will be sent out soon.

IRS Form 5578 for Nonpublic schools

Every year each school must file a Form 5578 – Certification of Racial Nondiscrimination with the United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by the appropriate deadline.   This includes free-standing preschools.  The purpose of this form is to maintain your tax exempt status. The deadline is May 15 for schools which have a fiscal year that… Read more »

We Lift Up in Prayer – Week of April 29, 2019

For those we know with medical issues: Barb Mertens, principal St Paul, Munster; surgery this week – prayer for healing Karen Hott, business manager of St Paul Munster, surgery this week – prayer for healing Ken Schilf, retired director of Lutheran Media Ministries-Worship Anew – fell and broke his kneecap.  We pray for healing. Bruce… Read more »

Commissioned Call – Week of April 29, 2019

Calls Pending: Lindsey Bengsch, Concordia University Ann Arbor has been issued a divine call to St Peter’s, Columbus IN to serve as Classical Praise Specialist Christopher Brune, Concordia Lutheran High School, Fort Wayne IN has been issued a divine call to Concordia Lutheran School Association, Omaha NE to serve as teacher/coach Brittany Brune, Suburban Bethlehem,… Read more »

5K Trail Run/Walk at Camp Lutherhaven

Looking for a fun outing for your family and friends? Join us for our 10th annual 5K Trail Run/Walk & Moose Chase Mile June 22nd, 2019. All ages and abilities are welcome!  This summer’s race will help raise money to support the Campership Program that provides assistance for all children to participate in Camp Lutherhaven… Read more »

Early Childhood Conferences

Summer is the time to renew, refresh and invigorate for the next year!  There are several early childhood conferences planned. June 15 is the Indiana District Early Childhood Conference in Indianapolis, Sign a New Song.   You don’t want to miss this one – 17 breakout sessions and a terrific keynote!  Priced right for everyone, just… Read more »

We Lift Up in Prayer – Week of April 22, 2019

For the family of David Hord who died suddenly Thursday, April 11th.  His wife, Susie, is the retired preschool director of Immanuel Lutheran School, Valparaiso IN and still serves the Indiana District in the areas Early Childhood National Lutheran School Accreditation and is a frequent presenter at our early childhood conferences. For those we know… Read more »

Commissioned Calls – Week of April 22, 2019

Calls Pending: Stephan Gonzales, Concordia, Sturtevant WI has been issued a divine call to serve Suburban Bethlehem, Fort Wayne IN as teacher Marissa Moffitt, Redeemery, Cuyhoga Fall, OH has been issued a divine call to serve Suburban Bethlehem, Fort Wayne IN as teacher Cathie Wakeland, Fort Wayne IN has been issued a divine call to… Read more »

Learn & Lead

Don’t miss this Conference!  Click HERE to register.  SGO schools get a discount – check with Jon Dize! Download the Complete Learn & Lead Flyer 

LCEF Kaleidoscope Grant for 2019

This year, LCEF is narrowing the focus of impact for the grants to Lutheran elementary education. Lutheran schools play a critical role in impacting the community through Christian education. Kaleidoscope grants for 2019 are open to Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) K-8 elementary schools. The grant process opened April 1;  the deadline or proposal submissions is… Read more »