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2018 IDE Golf Outing


Board of Directors

Meeting Minutes – 01/30/2018

District Convention

Registration for the 2018 Iowa District East Convention is now open! For assistance please call 319-373-2112 or email christina@lcmside.org.

Delegates, Advisory, & Guest Registration
Exhibitor Registration

Professional Workers Packet

JUNE 2018

IDE Early Childhood Education Conference 2018

Conference Snow Date: June 23rd
Location: Zion Lutheran Church, 201 1st Ave, Hiawatha, IA 52233

Registration: $30/person ($35 after 6/08)
Register online through EventBrite or return a paper Registration Form with a check  to the district office:

Iowa District East, LCMS
1100 Blairs Ferry Rd
Marion IA 52302-3039

Continuing Education Credits:   6 CEUs will be offered for this conference. Attendees must register by 11:00 AM on 6/18 to receive CEUs. Once your registration arrives at the District office, we will forward your name, and the names of your teachers to Lori Witte with Child Care Resource & Referral of Southeast Iowa so that you and or your teachers are eligible to receive credit.

2018 IRS Standard Mileage Rates (January 1, 2018)

  • Standard Business Mileage Rate is $0.545 a mile (IDE pays 90% which is $0.49 a mile).
  • Standard Medical and Moving Mileage Rate is $0.18.
  • Charitable Deduction Rate is $0.14 a mile.

These rates and other information can be found on the Church Office Resources & District Resources pages.

Treasurer Contact Updates

Church and School offices, please update your treasurer’s contact information using the contact update form provided on the Church Office and District Resource Pages. Mail completed forms to:

Iowa District East – LCMS
Attn: Sherry Brendes
1100 Blairs Ferry Rd
Marion, IA 52302-3039

Building Use and Wedding Policy Templates

The Iowa District East Board of Directors recommends these policies for use by IDE Congregations.

Salary Guidelines

The 2016-2018 Salary Guidelines are available at on the District Resources Page.

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