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Leaders Listen

Randy Raasch has served as pastor of First Immanuel Lutheran Church of Cedarburg, Wisconsin for more than 26 years. Here he shares with LCEF blog...
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Help the People of God Build the Foundation

The objective of our preaching and teaching on stewardship in the church is to provide one more discipleship opportunity for God’s people as they...
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When Money Is a Symptom

Lots of churches have financial difficulties, but are you sure they are really money problems?  Money is often a symptom of some deeper issue,...
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Hospitality Reimagined

When was the last time you visited somewhere completely new? A new restaurant in a new area of town, a new airport or a...
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The Secret of Minimal Leadership

Let’s all say it…”less is more”. In every field of artistic design the “less is more” approach reigns supreme. The artist, architect or musician...
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Easter Relief!

Picture a long, very long, high, very high pedestrian suspension bridge – rickety, too! And worse yet, more than very long and very high...
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Have You No Faith?

All of us have likely had some faith defining moments in our lives. One occurred to me early in my ministry as Pastor of...
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A Christian Approach to Organizational Leadership

Whether we serve as a pastor of a congregation or a leader of an organization there is a proven framework that we can follow...
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Stewardship for Little Children

I sat next to my daughter and my three-year-old granddaughter in church last Sunday, and I was reminded of some little things that shape...
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Learning How to Invite

This is one of the greatest weeks to invite someone to join you at church. Jesus is very visible this time of year. Even...
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Leaders Listen

Randy Raasch has served as pastor of First Immanuel Lutheran Church of Cedarburg, Wisconsin for more than 26 years. Here he shares with LCEF blog...

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When Money Is a Symptom

Lots of churches have financial difficulties, but are you sure they are really money problems?  Money is often a symptom of some deeper issue,...

Title-Image-text-Recovered

Hospitality Reimagined

When was the last time you visited somewhere completely new? A new restaurant in a new area of town, a new airport or a...

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The Secret of Minimal Leadership

Let’s all say it…”less is more”. In every field of artistic design the “less is more” approach reigns supreme. The artist, architect or musician...

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Easter Relief!

Picture a long, very long, high, very high pedestrian suspension bridge – rickety, too! And worse yet, more than very long and very high...

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Have You No Faith?

All of us have likely had some faith defining moments in our lives. One occurred to me early in my ministry as Pastor of...

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Stewardship for Little Children

I sat next to my daughter and my three-year-old granddaughter in church last Sunday, and I was reminded of some little things that shape...

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Learning How to Invite

This is one of the greatest weeks to invite someone to join you at church. Jesus is very visible this time of year. Even...