Ministry and Missions


The Texas District of the LCMS sponsors a wide variety of ministries:

  • Campus Ministries: There are nine campus ministries in the Texas District to minister to college students.
  • LCMS Disaster Response: Emergency response and management when a disaster happens in your community. If you want to ask for assistance, please fill out the Disaster Relief Assistance Form.
  • LINC – Houston: A network of local churches that have joined together in a common mission to impact the city of Houston with the love of Christ.
  • LINC – North Texas: Creating innovative new ministry efforts for Urban Ministry in the Metroplex and supporting urban ministry in existing congregations.
  • LINC – San Antonio: A coalition of Lutheran congregations, ministries and individuals combining efforts and resources to intentionally reach the multi-cultural and urban people of the San Antonio area with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To equip and train servant leaders for ongoing ministry and to care for the spiritual, and physical needs of our neighbors.
  • LINC – Austin: A network of churches and organizations building a strong community in the Austin area.
  • Disciples of the Way: A mission society dedicated to reaching and sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ to Muslims and others of ethnically diverse backgrounds.
  • Texas District Church Extension Fund: Extending God’s Kingdom by boldly and responsibly assisting congregations to acquire land and buildings and by linking investors with congregations.
  • Texas Partners in Mission: Reaching the lost in Texas, one mission at a time, one partner at a time and one relationship at a time.