by Southeastern District on June 11, 2020

LCEF video “Applying for PPP Loan Forgiveness Explained" (26:13 running time) (June 24, 2020)

Enactment of the PPP Flexibility Act:  https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm1026 (June 8, 2020)

Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act: PDF link here (June 4, 2020)

Paycheck Protection Program Updates -Thursdays@noon video presentation May 28, 2020

The Small Business Administration (SBA) -(May 22, 2020)  Guidance to aid organizations that received a loan through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) as they prepare to apply for loan forgiveness. Visit their website for additional information and frequent updates on COVID-related legislation.

  • Full text of SBA Guidance on PPP loan forgiveness.
  • FAQ on SBA Guidance on PPP loan forgiveness.
  • Review procedures and borrower responsibilities related to PPP loan forgiveness.

Video Link:  Paycheck Protection Program Updates - May 14, 2020

Small Business Administration (SBA)

Concordia Plan Services (CPS) - Learn how CPS is addressing COVID-19 issues and legislative updates.

Department of the Treasury

Lutheran Church Extension Fund - LCEF COVID-19 Response

Please visit our website for additional information and frequent updates on COVID-related legislation.

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Recommendations for the PPP:   Recommendations on PPP Application and Forgiveness Processes: PDF (April 28, 2020)

Department of Labor (DOL) Guidance on Nonprofit Unemployment Insurance Reimbursement:     PDF (April 27, 2020)

Department of Labor Guidance on the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Program: PDF (April 27, 2020)

Apply for the PPP Through LFCU (Lutheran Federal Credit Union) - Find out more    (April 24, 2020 )

What to do if your ministry has received a PPP loan?  View PDF   (April 24, 2020)

What to do if your ministry did not receive a PPP loan? View PDF   (April 24, 2020)

Care Act Video Presentation from President Denninger  - President John Denninger speaks about the legislation that impact your congregation, staff, and members.(April 8, 2020)

PPP Loans frequently asked questions (04/04/2020)

LCMS News Reporter article on PPP:  (April 3, 2020)

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Participation of Faith-Based Organizations (4/3/2020)

Letter from President Denninger encouraging quick response to PPP. (April 2, 2020)

Please read through the information presented here and on the SBA’s PPP website. If you have additional questions, please email them to

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