Together video update – May 21, 2024

On Sat., May 18, 175 students graduated from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minn. Forty-five men graduated from the pre-seminary program, now prepared to continue their pastoral studies at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, Wis. A total of 131 teacher candidates received assignments to serve in WELS elementary schools, high schools, and early childhood centers. In addition, five staff ministry candidates received assignments to full-time ministry. View the assignment list.

To kick off graduation weekend, MLC’s musicians performed a concert Fri., May 17. The graduation service and call service were held Saturday. All three events were livestreamed and can be viewed online. Pray that God bless the ministries and continued studies of these graduates.

2023 WELS Synod Convention News

Together Video Update – August 15, 2023

More than 400 WELS called workers and laymembers met at Michigan…
2023/08/15/by WELS

Floor committees report to the convention

Three hundred forty-eight convention delegates met in 19 floor…
2023/08/03/by WELS

Delegates approve balanced ministry financial plan

On Tuesday morning, Mr. Kyle Egan, WELS’ chief financial officer…
2023/08/03/by WELS

Reaching one soul at a time

On Wednesday morning, Rev. Mark Gabb, chairman of the WELS Board…
2023/08/03/by WELS

Wednesday afternoon presentation overview

Delegates at the WELS 67th Biennial Synod Convention had the…
2023/08/03/by WELS

Equipping congregations for ministry

On Wednesday afternoon, Rev. Jonathan Hein, coordinator, WELS…
2023/08/03/by WELS

For all, to all, by all

“The Word for all, to all, by all.”

Presentations and…
2023/08/02/by WELS

Training future church workers

“Pray for more workers.” That was a repeated request during…
2023/08/02/by WELS

Now is the time

Rev. Jonathan Hein, coordinator of WELS Congregational Services,…
2023/08/02/by WELS

Hirsch presents convention essay

Embrace the Cross—Anticipate the Crown. This is the theme of…
2023/08/02/by WELS

Celebrating WELS’ rich history

As delegates discussed what WELS ministry will look like in the…
2023/08/01/by WELS

Delegates re-elect Rev. Mark Schroeder as synod president

Delegates re-elected Rev. Mark Schroeder as synod president Tuesday…
2023/08/01/by WELS

President’s Report offers a hope-filled message

WELS President Mark Schroeder addressed delegates with his report…
2023/08/01/by WELS

Delegates gather for opening worship

“It’s all about Jesus, and that’s a message to celebrate…
2023/08/01/by WELS

Together Video Update – August 1, 2023

With the convention taking place at Michigan Lutheran Seminary…
2023/08/01/by WELS

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