Seven Mission Priorities

  1. Plant, sustain, and revitalize Lutheran churches

  2. Support and expand theological education

  3. Perform human care in close proximity to Word and Sacrament ministries

  4. Collaborate with the Synod’s members and partners to enhance mission effectiveness

  5. Promote and nurture the spiritual, emotional, and physical well-being of pastors and professional church workers

  6. Enhance early childhood, elementary and secondary education, and youth ministry

  7. Strengthen and support the Lutheran family in living out God’s design


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