Educational Loans for Pastors

LCEF is pleased to offer residential, consolidation and home equity loans to LCMS ordained ministers (active or emeritus status) and rostered commissioned teachers, Directors of Christian Education, Directors of Christian Outreach, etc.

LCEF understands the unique calling you have answered and your desire to stay focused on your ministry. We strive to help you meet your personal financial needs effortlessly and with a staff that knows the unique qualities of your profession.

Visit the Educational Loans for Rostered Church Workers page on the LCEF website for more information and list of approved states.

The National Office is located at: 10733 Sunset Office Drive, St. Louis, MO 63127-1020. Phone number: 800-843-5233. Website:
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