Calls and Vacancies
Jim Pingel - accepted - CUW, Assoc. Professor of Education and History
Beaver Dam, Peace - Youth Education Director - Part-Time
Brookfield, Immanuel - Director of Parish Music
Janesville, Mt. Calvary - DCE/EC Director
Oshkosh, Trinity - Teacher, 5/6 grade, .75 position
November 15-16, 2013
Concordia University Wisconsin
Friday - 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday - 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
This certification will:
- Provide Early Childhood professionals with a foundation of Lutheran
thought and teaching
- Introduce Early Childhood professionals to the mission
and ministry of Early Childhood Education in the
- Assist Early Childhood professionals in supporting
the faith life of young children
|Battery/Light Bulb Program|
Following is the updated pricing for batteries, light bulbs and TVs. This offer ends October 31, 2013.
We have begun the process of recruiting the Associate Director of Schools (Early Childhood) for LCMS School Ministry. The position description is now posted.
Feel free to direct qualified individuals from your district to make application for the position. The link provides the position description and an opportunity for candidates to apply on-line for the position.
Feel free to contact me if you have any questions. Thank you for your assistance with this process.
Sincerely in Christ,
Terry L Schmidt
Director of Schools
The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
National Mission - Life Together
800 248 1930 Ext. 1292
|LCEF Young Investor (Y.I.) Club|
Introducing LCEF's New Young Investors (Y.I.) Club
Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) is introducing the Young Investors (Y.I.) Club to help children and teens save for the future and learn about using money as a gift from God.
An investment in a Y.I. StewardAccount® can be started with just $25. Y.I. Club benefits include:
- 3.5% (Sept/Oct '13) Premium interest rate on balances up to $1,000
- Y.I. Club newsletters and web activities
- Report card extra credit - $1/A up to $25/calendar year to existing Y.I. investment
- Service hours extra credit - $25/10 hrs./calendar to existing Y.I. investment
- College scholarship program for high school seniors
- Option for 16 year olds on up to begin using a debit card
Ready to learn more? Check out Y.I. Club at lcef.org or call 800-843-5233.
ORDER Free Bulletin Inserts for this new program here
|Lutheran Education Association affirms exemplary educators through 12 annual awards. Each award recognizes educational ministry characterized by strong commitment to serving Jesus Christ and excellence and effectiveness in teaching, leadership, and professionalism. Specific qualifications appear in each nomination document.|
LEA confers awards after nominations and nominee self-profiles are considered by a panel of peers, which chooses honorees based on the merits described in supporting documents.
Awards are presented during the year of selection, but all recipients are honored again at LEA's triennial Convocations.
Links below provide copies of award criteria and nomination forms used to identify the 2014 recipients.
Deadline for nominations is October 3, 2013. (Be sure to use the "Confirm Order" button after you've looked at the review sheet on MyLEA. This will submit the nomination to the office.)
|LEA Convocation Volunteers Needed |
We are still in need of a large number of volunteers to help at the convocation. There is still a need for help with registration, greeting, worship, etc. If your staff could volunteer for two hours during the convocation, it would be greatly appreciated.
If you still need to register for the convocation, click here.
|WCRIS Administrators' Conference|
October 7 - Administrators' conference, CUW, Mequon
October 24-26 - LEA convocation
, Milwaukee, WI
October 28 - Pastor Partnership Breakfast, District Office
November 1-3 - District Youth Gathering
, Kalahari Resort,
November 8 - Firm Foundations, Martin Luther High School,
January 15-17 - POLS Conference, St. John's, Orange, CA
January 26 - Educator of the Year awards dinner
January 26-February 1- National Lutheran Schools Week
February 7 - WCRIS Leadership Conference
February 14 - Firm Foundations, Martin Luther High School,
February 22 - Passionate Believers Conference,
Divine Redeemer, Hartland
Click on the link for Registering for any of these events. If the event is not open yet, we will communicate when it will be.