Constitution and Bylaws

Click the links below to view the LCMS SID Constitution and Bylaws.

Convention Information

Follow this link to find Convention Information.


The Databook is the online directory of the Southern Illinois District’s congregations, schools, workers, and leadership.

Click here to download the Databook.

2024 Salary Worksheets & Scale

Salary Guidelines

SID Guidelines For Salaries & Related Benefits (coming soon)

SID Salary Guidelines Instructions (coming soon)

Scholarship Forms

The Southern Illinois District annually has available a sum of money to be distributed as scholarship assistance to students of the District. Financial assistance is given to students preparing for full-time church work at a university or seminary operated by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

Please complete the following forms and return to the District office, attention to Mr. Jeffrey A. Fick.

District Financial Aid Application
Scholarship Fund Application
Pastor’s Evaluation for Scholarship Recipient
Scholarship Guidelines
Educational Debt Relief