Calling a Church Worker


The Northern Illinois District supports congregations in their calling of LCMS rostered church workers from the first meeting after a vacancy occurs or a new position is created to installation of a new worker.

Please notify the following when a vacancy occurs in a position held by a rostered church worker:

Pastors – President's Office and your circuit counselor using our Directory of Circuits

All commissioned church workers – Education Office

For church workers receiving a call

LCMS rostered church workers in the Northern Illinois District are asked to notify the following when a call is received, or when the worker desires to be considered for a call:

Pastors – President's Office; view our Flowchart for Dealing with a Call

All commissioned church workers – Education Office

   Tools for call process