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Interactive Faith Bible Study – Winter Session

February 1 - February 22

Interactive Faith online Bible study Wednesdays, 6 or 8 p.m. CST February 1 - 22, 2017 The next four-week Interactive Faith online Bible study will begin Wed., Feb. 1, 2017. Rev. Randy Hunter, will lead the study twice each Wednesday at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. (central) through Feb. 22. Theme: Mysterious Marriage What is this study about? Enriching marriages To learn more or join the study, go to wels.net/interactivefaith. What is an Interactive online Bible Study? Thousands of WELS members Continued.

100th Anniversary of the 1917 Merger

February 22

100th Anniversary of the 1917 Merger February 22, 2017 - 7:00 pm From Federation to Final Amalgamation: The Birth of the Wisconsin Synod as We Know It Today. Hosted By: The WELS Historical Institute Professor John Brenner will be giving a presentation, From Federation to Final Amalgamation: The Birth of the Wisconsin Synod as We Know It Today. He will be giving the presentation in person at our WHI annual meeting in 2017, but will also be livestreamed. Date: February 22, Continued.

Healthy Marriage – Zion, Illinois

March 17 - March 19

HEALTHY MARRIAGE Zion, Illinois March 17-19, 2017 Jesus has identified “dimensions of a healthy marriage” – things that promote health in marriage. Healthy Marriage will help you learn those “dimensions of a healthy marriage.” More than that, Healthy Marriage will equip to you to practice them and maintain the health of your marriage long after this memorable weekend get-away. Registration Deadline: March 1, 2017 (Registrations after deadline subject to availability.) Download the brochure and promotional materials. Register now  

Lutherland Tour 2017-Fisher

March 24 - April 2

Lutherland Tour 2017 March 24 - April 2, 2017 Hosted by: Rev. Ken Fisher *This tour has reached capacity and is no longer accepting new participants  Alumni and friends, parents and students are invited to travel to Germany to see all of the significant sites of the Lutheran Reformation on a ten-day tour. This trip will be in conjunction with the WLHS special traveling choir tour which will be on a separate bus and staying at separate hotels. Tour highlights Continued.

Mysterious Marriage – Leesburg, Virginia

April 21 - April 23

MYSTERIOUS MARRIAGE Leesburg, Virginia April 21-23, 2017 Get away together . . . to unravel the mystery of marriage. Your marriage. Marriage is profound mystery. In Ephesians 5:32 Paul calls marriage literally, a "mega-mystery." The word mystery seems to imply it can't be solved, but here is an answer and it's entirely possible to know it. It's entirely possible for you to know, feel, and act on the secret to a great marriage. Registration deadline: April 17, 2017 (Registrations after Continued.

WELS National Staff Ministry Conference

April 27 - April 29

New Ulm, MN April 27-29, 2017 “Here We Stand” A staff minister in 21st century America may face challenges very different from those of a certain monk in 16th century Germany, but the foundation upon which both stand remains the same. “The LORD will be the sure foundation for your times.” (Isaiah 33:6) In honor of Reformation 500, we take Martin Luther’s “ultimatum” for our own and in this year’s conference explore various contemporary spiritual issues with our “feet” planted Continued.

Martin Luther College Commencement

May 12 - May 13

Martin Luther College Commencement New Ulm, Minnesota May 12-13, 2017 May 12 Commencement Concerts: 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. May 13 Graduation Service: 10 a.m. Call Service: 2:30 p.m.

WELS National Campus Ministry Staff Conference

May 15 - May 16

SAVE THE DATE WELS National Campus Ministry Staff Conference May 15-16, 2017 Noon Theme: “Shepherding the Next Generation of the Church” Location: Wildwood Lodge; N12W24121 Tower Place Pewaukee, WI 53072 Pricing: $75 (includes lodging and meals) *We offer 100% Travel Subsidy Join us for this Campus Ministry Staff Conference to help Campus Pastors and lay people in their training of students for ministry by studying God’s Word and sharing ideas for campus work – whether big, small or just starting Continued.

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary Commencement

May 16 - May 19

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary Commencement Mequon, Wisconsin May 16-19, 2017 May 16 Vicar Assignment Service: 7 p.m. May 18 Call Day Service: 10 a.m. Commencement Concert: 7 p.m. May 19 Graduation Service: 10 a.m. https://livestream.com/WLSLive  

Lutherland Tour

May 18 - May 28

Lutherland Tour May 18-28, 2017 Hosted by: Tom's Christian Tours Places this tour will be visiting in Germany: Berlin Wittenberg Leipzig Eisenach Coburg Heidelberg Rüdesheim Lutherland is a moderately paced tour with stays in six different hotels. There are times when up to mile of walking will be required. Most attractions have elevators, but some require the use of stairs. We'll have a top-notch English-speaking guide with us for the entire tour. Almost every day, there are two included meals Continued.

Luther Preparatory School Commencement

May 19 - May 20

Luther Preparatory School Commencement Watertown, Wisconsin May 19-20, 2017 May 19 Commencement Concert: 7 p.m. May 20 Graduation Service: 10 a.m.

Michigan Lutheran Seminary Commencement

May 26 - May 27

Michigan Lutheran Seminary Commencement Saginaw, Michigan May 26-27, 2017 May 26 Commencement Concert: 7 p.m. May 27 Graduation Service: 10:30 a.m.

National Conference on Worship, Music, and the Arts

June 13 - June 17

National Conference on Worship Music and the Arts June 13-17, 2017 Carthage College, Kenosha, Wisconsin Presented by: WELS Commission on Worship The worship conferences offer “something for everyone.” They are not only for pastors and musicians. There will be two opportunities to attend a National Worship Conference next summer. Learn more Opportunities at the main conference include: 50+ presentations Concerts and recitals Plenary address: “A Reformation Perspective on Worship” by Pastor Michael Schultz, Director of the WELS Hymnal Project 125 Continued.

Summer “Ark Encounter” Tour

June 16 - June 25

Summer “Ark Encounter” Tour June 16-25, 2017 Have you heard about the newly constructed, Biblically proportionate Ark in Northern Kentucky? All W/ELS members are welcome to join the MLC Alumni Association sponsored group tour that will include a visit to the Ark as well as the nearby Creation Museum and many other scenic and historical sites in the Bluegrass State of Kentucky. Tour Features: Daily devotions led by MLC professors, Christian fellowship with like-minded believers, Continued.

Steps of Martin Luther Tour – June – Humann

June 19 - June 30

TOUR FILLED!!! Check out another tour coming up in September! Steps of Martin Luther Tour June 19-30, 2017 Hosted by: Pastor James Humann Come join us for a tour through Germany, Austria and Prague! Places this tour will be visiting in Germany:  Berlin Wittenberg Eisleben Leipzig Eisenach Erfurt Prague Vienna Salzburg Munich Host: Pastor James Humann Package includes: Round trip air-fare form New York, MOST meals, Sightseeing by private motorcoach including our finest guides, admission fees, porterage, and hotel taxes and service charges Continued.

54th Annual Convention of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary Society

June 22 - June 25

54th Annual Convention of the Lutheran Women's Missionary Society Orlando, Florida June 22-25, 2016  REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE JANUARY 2017. The 54th Annual Lutheran Women's Missionary Society Convention will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Orlando, Florida, June 22-25, 2016. Host by North Florida, Florida Sun Coast, and Tampa Bay Circuits, this year's convention theme, "Around the World with Missions" will focus attendees on the words of Mark 16:15.  For more information visit www.lwms.org. Early registration deadline is April 1, 2016. For Continued.

Regional Conference on Worship, Music, and the Arts

June 27 - June 30

Regional Conference on Worship Music and the Arts June 27-30, 2017 Concordia University, Irvine, California Presented by: WELS Commission on Worship The worship conferences offer “something for everyone.” They are not only for pastors and musicians. There will be two opportunities to attend a National Worship Conference next summer. Learn more Opportunities at the regional conference include: 25+ presentations Concerts and recitals Plenary address: “A Reformation Perspective on Worship” by Pastor Michael Schultz, Director of the WELS Hymnal Project Enriching Continued.

2017 WELS 64th Synod Convention

July 31 - August 3

2017 WELS 64th Synod Convention July 31 - August 3, 2017 "Our Great Heritage" Host: Luther Preparatory School, Watertown, Wis. Opening Worship: Monday, July 31 in the evening. More details will be posted as they become available.

Mysterious Marriage – Lake Mary, Florida

August 4 - August 6

MYSTERIOUS MARRIAGE Lake Mary, Florida August 4-6, 2017 Get away together . . . to unravel the mystery of marriage. Your marriage. Marriage is profound mystery. In Ephesians 5:32 Paul calls marriage literally, a "mega-mystery." The word mystery seems to imply it can't be solved, but here is an answer and it's entirely possible to know it. It's entirely possible for you to know, feel, and act on the secret to a great marriage. Registration deadline: July 13, 2017 (Registrations Continued.

WELS Night a Miller Park 2017

August 10

Save the date! Thursday, August 10, 2017 The date for the fourth annual WELS Night at Miller Park has been decided. Mark your calendars and plan to join thousands of WELS member for the Milwaukee Brewers game against the Minnesota Twins on Thurs., Aug. 10, 2017. Game time is 7:10 p.m. The Brewers are again offering WELS members 50 percent off the price of tickets. Seating will be in a block for WELS members. The web link to purchase discounted Continued.

Steps of Martin Luther Tour – September – Humann

September 18 - September 29

Steps of Martin Luther Tour September 18-29, 2017 Hosted by: Pastor James Humann Come join us for a tour through Germany, Austria and Prague! Places this tour will be visiting in Germany:  Berlin Wittenberg Eisleben Leipzig Eisenach Erfurt Prague Vienna Salzburg Munich Host: Pastor James Humann Package includes: Round trip air-fare form New York, MOST meals, Sightseeing by private motorcoach including our finest guides, admission fees, porterage, and hotel taxes and service charges included, and more! Travel Arrangements by: Nawas International Travel, Inc. Continued.

In the Footsteps of Martin Luther Tour – Balza

September 27 - October 8

In the Footsteps of Martin Luther Tour September 27 – October 8, 2017 Hosted by: Robert Balza Germany has been preparing for this anniversary for ten years. All the sites have been spiffed up, there will be special guest musicians, displays, and celebrations in most of the Luther cities. How exciting it will be to travel to the actual locations of the Reformation in this anniversary year! As we travel, I will share stories of Luther and his times, and Continued.

Mysterious Marriage – Deadwood, South Dakota

October 20 - October 22

MYSTERIOUS MARRIAGE Deadwood, South Dakota October 20-22, 2017 Get away together . . . to unravel the mystery of marriage. Your marriage. Marriage is profound mystery. In Ephesians 5:32 Paul calls marriage literally, a "mega-mystery." The word mystery seems to imply it can't be solved, but here is an answer and it's entirely possible to know it. It's entirely possible for you to know, feel, and act on the secret to a great marriage. Registration deadline: September 13, 2017 (Registrations Continued.

Luther 500th Anniversary Tour-Lehninger

October 27 - November 6

Luther 500th Anniversary Tour October 27 - November 6, 2017 Hosted by: Robert Lehninger Come join us for a "Luther Tour"! Places this tour will be visiting in Germany:  Frankfurt Eisenach Erfurt Eiseleben Wittenburg Leipzig Bayreuth Nuremburg Rothenburg Augsburg Munich Host: Robert Lehninger, - Member of Grace, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Package includes: Complete land touring as per itinerary; Breakfast daily, 7 dinners, and one lunch; Air flights from Chicago O'Hare airport, with bus transportation for Milwaukee, Wisconsin guests; and basic tipping Continued.

Lutherfest 500

October 28

Lutherfest 500 October 28, 2017 Noon - 5 p.m. The west metro-Detroit congregations are pleased to announce that we will be hosting Lutherfest 500, an Octoberfest-type celebration of the Lutheran Reformation. Location: Huron Valley Lutheran High School, Westland, Michigan Time: 12:00 Noon to 5:00 p.m. Look for a website to be launched soon for further updates and information.

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