SERVING A HIGHER PURPOSE 

Higher interest rates. Higher prices. Higher inflation. Higher concerns. Common phrases in the last year, all with undeniable impact. Texas District CEF faced these challenges, with a strong passion for …

MINISTRY DRIVEN. PEOPLE FOCUSED.

In 1888, Texas District Church Extension Fund began work assisting congregations in expanding God’sKingdom. This work remains our focus today, as we walk beside congregations in meeting their ministryneeds and …

Mission Statement

With great thanksgiving, Texas District Church Extension Fund’s (Texas District CEF) mission has served the Texas LCMS for generations—assisting congregations in expanding God’s kingdom. Starting in 1888 and continuing today, this core focus remains …

Chipping Away

St. John Lutheran in Athens has been around since the early 1980’s. As with all churches and our lives, things change. We get older. We make mistakes. We do our …