Keep up with current news from the Mission Investment Fund with recent stories from our quarterly newsletter, "The Mustard Seed."

Assisting the greatest generation

Monday, November 17, 2014

Empowering vibrant, grace-filled living across all generations. That is the mission of Lutheran Life Communities, an ELCA-related ministry providing life-sustaining services for older adults and their families through a network of continuing care retirement communities across three states.

Green building tips: Cleaning green

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Cleaning products used in your church and home promise to disinfect and kill germs. Yet exposure to the toxic chemicals in these products has been known to cause everything from respiratory ailments to chemical burns on your skin and in your eyes.

What are the alternatives? Check out the ingredients. Look for natural, renewable resources. Cleaning products that use citrus, seed, vegetable and pine oils as bases tend to be mor e environmentally friendly.

A light to the world

Friday, August 1, 2014

A renewed church, a renewed vision. How and MIF loan helped a church shine at home and in the community.

MIF proud

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Ruth Shiell, a retired pastor’s wife, is bullish on the Mission Investment Fund.

She is the proud holder of MIF’s Demand Investment With Check Writing account.

The power of dreaming big

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

How a massive renovation is helping Lutheran Church of the Atonement share God's love by allowing the congregation to serve more preschoolers, senior citizens and everyone in between.