National Mission

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod

The LCMS Office of National Mission works within the borders of the United States to support the programs and resources available to congregations, districts, schools, Recognized Service Organizations and other Lutheran organizations.

LCMS National Mission coordinates the work of many specific emphasis areas:

Giving Opportunities

Donations to the LCMS Office of National Mission will be used entirely within the United States.

National Mission programs enhance Christ-centered worship, evangelism and outreach, Lutheran education, youth and family discipleship, campus ministry, stewardship, and human-care and disaster relief efforts.

Each gift is used exclusively by the Office of National Mission. When received, a gift is directed where it can make the greatest impact to strengthen Christ’s church in the United States.


Make a secure online donation using a major credit or debit card.



To offer support using a credit/debit card, please call LCMS Donor Care toll-free:



To offer support via personal or organizational check, please make payable to The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Designate National Mission on the memo line.

Mail to:

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
Mission Advancement
P.O. Box 66861
St. Louis, MO 63166-6861


To learn how you can champion our Synod’s National Mission efforts
as part of your personal or organizational philanthropy, contact:



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