Synod Organizations

Our three synod organizations are extremely important extensions of the synod’s ministries. See the list below for more information.

Synod Organizations List

Lutheran Men in Mission (LMM)

Lutheran Men in Mission is the men’s ministry of the ELCA.


Lutheran Youth Organization (LYO)

The Lutheran Youth Organization (LYO) is an organization of high-school age young people who are members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.


Synod Women’s Organization (SWO)

Women of the ELCA is an incorporated, self-supporting organization that is managed within the policies of the ELCA. Our Mission: To mobilize women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.