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Total number of congregations: 843
US Congregations: 726
States Represented: 40
US Territories Represented: 2
Countries Represented: 14
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LCMC Forms Prayer Ministry Team

By Mark Vander Tuig

A prayer ministry team has been formed and is active!  At our last Annual Gathering, I made an invitation to sign up for a prayer ministry team, and we now have over 50 people who are praying each week for LCMC congregations.  Cheryl Coffman is the leader of this team and she is looking for others who may also be interested joining. Each Monday, Cheryl contacts five congregations from our list that are selected at random by ... More

Is the Holy Spirit Calling You to Be a Pastor? Start Here!

By Rev. Paul Owens

Is the Holy Spirit poking at you to consider being a pastor? Are you already attending seminary?  Do you know someone who would make a good pastor? It has always been important for the body of Christ to be connected... connected to Jesus and to one another. One of the most practical ways for LCMC seminarians to connect is to make sure that their name is on our list of seminarians. If you are an LCMC seminarian and would like to be on ... More

Congregation & Clergy Directory Update

By LCMC

We believe that keeping our members connected is an essential part of accomplishing what we need to do, and LCMC strives to keep our records as accurate and up-to-date as possible.  Take a moment to review your congregation profile and your clergy profile on our website.  If there are changes that need to be made, please click here to update your information.  There is a Statistical Update Form for Congregations and ... More

How Would Your Congregation Use $5,000?

By LCMC

To celebrate the anniversary of the Reformation, LCMC and Thrivent Financial will be awarding $5,000 grants to 15 LCMC congregations for use in planning a project to benefit their local community.  To apply, congregations must complete an online application, available at our website, which includes a short essay describing how the congregation would use a $5,000 grant.  The program begins January 1, 2015 and ends August 15, ... More