State of the Synod - 2020

State of the Synod – 2020

Mission and ministry report from The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod


The church finds certainty in Christ, no matter what. Read the State of the Synod for 2020 to see how the LCMS has been blessed and challenged in this uncertain time.

Also available is the 2020 Annual Report, which contains important audited financial information from the FY 2019–2020 as well as general information about Synod work.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CERTAINTY IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD
Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison
LCMS President

REPORTS FROM:

  • Rev. Kevin D. Robson
    LCMS Chief Mission Officer
  • Rev. Daniel F. McMiller
    Executive Director, Office of International Mission
  • Rev. Robert Zagore
    Executive Director, Office of National Mission
  • Rev. Dr. James A. Baneck
    Executive Director, Office of Pastoral Education
  • Frank Simek
    LCMS Chief Administrative Officer/
    Interim LCMS Chief Financial Officer
  • Ross A. Stroh
    Executive Director, LCMS Accounting
  • Mark D. Hofman
    Executive Director, LCMS Mission Advancement

Annual Report for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod

The 2020 Annual Report is now available, containing important audited financial information from the FY 2019–2020, as well as general information about Synod work. Printed copies of the Annual Report can be obtained by contacting Mission Advancement.

 

Return to top

Join us on the journey

Lutherans Engage the World

Lutheran Engage the WorldEngaging the Church in the work of witness and mercy across the globe in our life together.

Learn more

 

The Lutheran Witness

The Lutheran WitnessInterpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective

Learn more

Featured Resources

Making Disciples for Life Resource Center

Lutheran Books and Gifts

Contact Us
 

  Email us
 

  Church Info Center: 888-843-5267
  Staff Switchboard: 800-248-1930
  Donor Care Line: 888-930-4438
 

 1333 S. Kirkwood Road, St. Louis, MO 63122-7226

 

Guide Star Logo BBB Logo


The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod Inc., including Mission Central (in Mapleton, Iowa), is an IRS registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity.

A contribution designated (restricted) for a specific purpose when accepted, will be used only to fund expenses related to that purpose. Occasionally, we may receive more in contributions for a particular purpose than can be wisely applied to it in the foreseeable future or the purpose may cease to be feasible. In these situations, the LCMS will make reasonable attempts to contact contributors to apply their contribution differently. If a contributor cannot be contacted, the LCMS will use the gift to meet a similar pressing need that most closely matches the contributor's original intent. Consistent with Synod Board policy, no more than 13.5 percent of a charitable contribution may be allocated to administering gifts and communicating with contributors. Contributions received and accepted by the LCMS are deemed to be in agreement with this statement.

Our Tax Identification Number: 43-0658188

View Donor Transparency Resources »


Employment   |   For the Media   |   Site Map   |   Privacy   |   Social Media Guidelines

 

© 2003 – 2010   The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. All Rights Reserved.