Category Archives: News

Seminary Placement Services

The end of April means that Seminarians will soon be receiving Vicarage Assignments and Calls. This year Iowa District East will be receiving a number of candidates. All of the services will be live streamed from the seminaries websites. Students … Continue reading

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Missouri Synod president shares Lenten message

ST. LOUIS, March 6, 2014—“May the Lord bless you in this period of repentance with joy, knowing that Jesus loves sinners,” says the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, in his Lenten message to the … Continue reading

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Pr. Rueger and St. John – Hubbard travel to Lithuania

March 15-22, 22-26, and 26-April 1: Rev. Dr. Matthew Rueger with 9 high school youth and 13 adults from his congregation (St. John Lutheran Church — Hubbard, Iowa) are coming to Lithuania (March 15-22) to do some repair work on a … Continue reading

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President’s Piece for Peace

The month of February is known as the month of the Presidents (Washington and Lincoln) as well as the month of “love” (Valentine’s Day). The Holy Scriptures have little to say about presidents but do speak at great length about … Continue reading

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Tova Rosh Hashanah Tikatevu

President Saunders Greetings in the Name of Christ our Lord. The heading of this encouragement is my feeble attempt to communicate from Hebrew into English. The words read: “May you be inscribed for a good New Year.” New Year’s Day … Continue reading

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St. Silas Installation and Dedication

On Sunday January 19th, at 4:00pm, St. Silas Lutheran Church will be celebrating the: Reception of the Congregation into Synod Dedication of the Church Installation of Pastor Richard St. Silas is located at: 1295 Jordan St. Ste. 5 North Liberty, … Continue reading

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Register now for the 2014 Jr. High Retreat

On January 31-February 1st those attending Iowa District East’s Junior High Retreat will take a look at the doctrine of vocation. The Reverend Bert Mueller will present primarily on the vocations of a young adult and the vocation of marriage. … Continue reading

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Congregational Treasurer Forms Available

There have been some new documents added to Administrative Resources for Congregational Treasurers. You can also access them here:  Treasurer Contact Info Please provide contact information for your congregational and/or School treasurer using this form. Return completed forms to Sherry … Continue reading

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LCEF – January Newsletter

The January 2014 newsletter from LCEF for Iowa East & West is now available. You can download the Newsletter PDF here.

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Thanks for the Gifts You have Received

Rev. Dr. Dean F. Rothchild St. Paul wrote in Philippians 4:6-7, “Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all … Continue reading

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