by on April 06, 2018

District Logo
The Southeastern District, LCMS (SED) brandmark/logo. The SED logo may be used by congregations and ministries of the District when referring to the SED/Southeastern District. It may be used in it’s entirety or by using the cross alone. The four color cross logo and it’s colors are a part of the SED/Southeastern District brand. Use of the cross must  always refer back to the Southeastern District ( The four color cross may not be changed in color or shape. If you have any questions regarding our branding or use of our logos, please contact the SED by calling 703-971-9371 or email .

Resources for congregations and schools to use for updating and creating policy a safe and secure environment.

I. Brotherhood Mutual  -
Brotherhood Mutual's safety library is an online source for safety ad risk management information. You will ding free articles, checklists, forms and more on their site. Some key links are listed below.

II. Group Publishing -
Excellent resources for working with volunteers, children, and youth.

III. Protect My Ministry -
Conducts background checks for workers and volunteers.

IV. Sample Cell Phone and Internet Use Policies -

Conversations about Membership – Chartering New Congregations
Simple Constitution Small Groups (click for download)
Simple Constitution SED Mission (click for download)
Handbook - Constitution, Bylaws, Articles of Incorporation (click for download)

Real church planters share “how to’s” and resources in this network of planters and planter types.

Dwelling 114 (  -
LCMS Pastor Greg Finke offers customized training for joining Jesus on His mission.