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About Us

  • About – to learn about our mission as LCMS Lutheran in Northern Illinois
  • President’s Office – to find information for filling pastoral vacancies, colloquy certification, vicar forms, pastor SET forms, and District policies
  • District Staff – to contact staff and office location
  • The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod Inc. – to learn about our Synod’s mission, beliefs, ministries, history and structure







  • District Ministry Partnerships – for information on the following ministries: Lutheran Women Missionary League (LWML), NID Life Task Force, NID Parish Nurse Network, NID Prison Ministry
  • Intercultural Ministry – to partner in the NID for the development of all ethnic ministries, identifying opportunities to flourish and integrate with surrounding communities, as well as ethnic worship and Bible studies
  • Ministry Support – to discuss mission in your congregation and learn about partner ministries in the NID
  • Mission and Ministry – to join us in initiatives in Advancing His Kingdom
  • Recognized Service Organizations (RSOs) – to learn about independent Lutheran organizations officially recognized by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod Inc.

District Resources

  • Church Workers – to find professional and personal tools, church worker care team, church worker conferences, resources for churches workers, conferences, and commission minister vacancies
  • Congregations – to learn about congregational services, listings and locations of District congregations
  • Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) – for an overview of services from our national partner. They help ministries, individuals and Lutheran businesses invest, grow, and serve
  • NID Networking Groups – to assist those who work at the church and school, i ncluding those who are not pastors or teachers
  • Resources – for documents and links useful for calling and hiring, church and school administration offices, church worker personnel concerns, and crisis planning
  • Schools – to find information on Lutheran school services, as well as listings and locations of  District schools including Lutheran preschools, elementary schools, and high schools