God instructs us to train our children in the knowledge and love of the Lord and Cedar Crest Lutheran Church supports the educational ministries of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. These ministries include High School, College, and Seminary training. Cedar Crest is associated with the Lutheran High School Association of Greater Detroit which operates three distinctly Lutheran High Schools in Rochester, Westland, and Macomb, Michigan. Through our membership in the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod, we are also affiliated with the Concordia University System which operates ten colleges and universities around the United States, including Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In addition, the LCMS operates two seminaries for the training of future Pastors and Deaconesses to support the work of the Lutheran Church. Please click on the highlighted items above for more information regarding any of these distinctly Lutheran educational institutions.