For Leaders / Congregations

Call Update

Constitutions and Bylaws

Compensation Guidelines

Handbooks & Manuals

Mission Dollars & FAQs

1. Where do congregation mission dollars go? 

2. How can I financially support ministry?

Mission Receipts from Congregations


Information on Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) proposed ruling (updated 11-29-16)

Tax-Exempt Information

For IRS 501c3 information, read the LCMS Congregational Treasurer's Manual, or contact the LCMS International Center by calling 888-THE-LCMS (843-5267) or by emailing