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 – June 2018
Thursday, June 21, 2018 11:09:41 AM

McMiller to follow Fale as head of OIM
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 2:36:21 PM

LCMS Disaster Response partners with Guatemala Lutherans in volcano’s aftermath
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 2:37:12 PM

From the Mission Field – May 2018
Monday, May 21, 2018 2:31:46 PM

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The Lutheran WitnessInterpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective

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