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Dear Christian Friend,

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Call Report – February 26, 2024

The call report details when pastors, teachers, and staff ministers change positions within WELS.
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Taste of Missions school challenge and poster contest

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Update on the Ministry Recruitment Task Force

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In early February, WELS Military Services National Civilian Chaplain…
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Call Report – February 19, 2024

The call report details when pastors, teachers, and staff ministers change positions within WELS.
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Save the date! Taste of Missions 2024

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Together Video Update – February 13, 2024

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Call Report – February 12, 2024

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