Worldwide Regions

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod is working, has working partnerships, or has historical work in approximately 90 countries, including the United States.


 Quick stats: 19 countries and 7 partner churches  Learn more



 Quick stats:  16 countries and 8 partner churches  Learn more



 Quick stats: 12 countries and 11 partner churches  Learn more

Latin America and the Caribbean

Latin America

 Quick stats: 22 countries and 7 partner churches  Learn more


United States

North America

 Quick stats: 35 Districts, 175 RSOs and 2 Seminaries  Learn more


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  International Schools

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  Partner Church Bodies

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International Trips & Visits  

Best Practices in Short-term Mission, a guide for congregations and districts.

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Recent Articles & Stories

International News – Reporter
From the Mission Field – April 2018
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 10:56:28 AM

‘Mercy centers’ up and running in Puerto Rico
Monday, April 09, 2018 12:29:54 PM

April ‘Lutheran Witness’: Christian missions through the lens of Easter
Friday, April 06, 2018 12:38:58 PM

Spring ‘Engage’: How God opens doors for the Gospel
Friday, April 06, 2018 12:38:22 PM

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Lutherans Engage the World

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

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