• Pre-order now for this limited time offer

    100 DVDs at only $200 per box, plus shipping. That’s only $2 per DVD! Bulk orders must be received by Sept. 7. Orders will be shipped mid-September.

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  • WELS App Replaces WELS Mobile on July 17

    On Tuesday, July 17 the WELS Mobile app installed from the iPhone/iPad App Store, Google Play Store, or Amazon will be removed.

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  • WELS Night at Miller Park

    Tickets are on sale for the fifth annual WELS Night at Miller Park on August 3, 2018. Organize your group and plan to join us for the Milwaukee Brewers’ game against the Colorado Rockies.

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  • There’s an endowment for you

    WELS Foundation offers several options allowing individuals, families, churches, and WELS-affiliated organizations to provide ongoing support to WELS ministries.

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WHO WE ARE

WELS is a group of nearly 400,000 men, women, and children in nearly 1,300 congregations united by a common faith in Christ’s saving love.

Latest News

Transformed – teen devotion – July 22, 2018

The Bible doesn’t say: ”Suffering always comes because of sin.”...

“It is an exciting thing to watch the next generation”

Dear Friend,

“It is an exciting thing to watch the next…
2018/07/20/by agoede

Needing to Share Jesus

When it became about sharing Jesus with another broken heart,…
2018/07/19/by Marissa Krogmann

Two significant anniversaries

This past June, the Evangelical Lutheran Synod (ELS), our sister…
2018/07/17/by WELS

New outreach film set to be released

The new WELS outreach film To the Ends of the Earth will be released…
2018/07/17/by WELS

A helping hand home and abroad

The administrative committee for WELS Christian Aid and Relief…
2018/07/17/by WELS

New investment option for endowment funds

Beginning in August, WELS Investment Funds (WIF) will be offering…
2018/07/17/by WELS

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

Jesus gives the Bread of Life by his faithful word...

Transformed – teen devotion – July 15, 2018

The Bible doesn’t say: ”Don’t judge others.”...

WELS App Replaces WELS Mobile on July 17

On Tuesday, July 17 the WELS Mobile app installed from the iPhone/iPad…
2018/07/11/by Martin Spriggs

There’s an endowment for you

WELS Foundation offers several options allowing individuals,…
2018/07/10/by agoede

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

Jesus gives the Bread of Life through faithful public preachers...

Transformed – teen devotion – July 8, 2018

The Bible doesn’t say: ”Obedience always leads to blessing.”...

God Can Turn Setbacks into Blessings

"Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they…
2018/07/05/by Marissa Krogmann

“I Knew I Needed Peace”

Redeemer Lutheran Church in Edna, Texas began worshiping at its…
2018/07/05/by Marissa Krogmann

Update on an amazing opportunity in Vietnam

The Hmong Fellowship Church (HFC), a Christian church body in…
2018/07/03/by WELS

WELS Youth Rally wraps up

From June 26-29, Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green,…
2018/07/03/by WELS

WELS women gather to support missions

From June 21-24, 1,450 women attended the 55th annual Lutheran…
2018/07/03/by WELS

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WELS Night at Miller Park

Tickets are now on sale  for the fifth annual WELS Night at Miller Park on August 3, 2018. Organize your group and plan to join us for the Milwaukee Brewers’ game against the Colorado Rockies.

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June 2018 WELS Connection: Telling the Next Generation

WELS early childhood educational system is growing at an all-time high and creating opportunity to connect new families to the good news of Jesus.

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Download now! Digital display graphics for your church’s digital display screen.

WELS Locator

Looking for a WELS church or school near you? Search by specific types of churches, schools, early childhood education (pre-k), or specific WELS organizations. Search the WELS Locator.

Forward in Christ

Forward in Christ is the official magazine of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Printed monthly, this magazine addresses many important issues facing Christians today.

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Do you have a question about the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod? Basic information about our church body such as leadership, history, reports, and numbers can be found at About WELS.

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