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The call report details when pastors, teachers, and staff ministers change positions within WELS.
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Call Report – June 3, 2024

The call report details when pastors, teachers, and staff ministers change positions within WELS.
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Call Report – May 28, 2024

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Together Video Update – May 28, 2024

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