Calling a pastor? The documents in this section will guide you through the process. For questions that aren’t answered here, please contact the President’s Office.
- Church Office Administration Resources
- LCMS Constitution & Bylaws Guidelines (Nov. 2012)
- District Constitution/Bylaw Committee Congregation Guidelines (rev. May 2016)
- Kansas District Bylaws (June 2015)
- Marriage Policies for LCMS Member Congregations
The LCMS webpages below offer a variety of worship resources, including Bible studies, prayers, church music resources, and bulletin inserts.
Vicarage forms need to be obtained from a password-protected site. Those forms include:
- Vicarage Application Form
- Vicarage Application Form (Instructions)
- Vicarage Application Form (General Information)
- Vicarage Application Form (Instructions for a Concurrent Vicarage)
- Vicarage Application Form (Tax Bulletin Regarding Vicars)
- Vicarage Assignment Form (SMP Applicants Only)