WELS Together Newsletter



WELS Together Newsletter

This bi-weekly e-newsletter features a message from the president and the latest news and developments from the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Visit the Together Archive for additional issues. Visit the Subscription Page to receive Together via email.
» LWMS meets in South Dakota for annual convention
“We are here tonight, and we are here this weekend to remember and to rejoice again that God too has a long-range building plan. And that includes me and you […]
» The Word of the Lord grows—from Hong Kong to New Zealand
The South Asian Lutheran Evangelical Mission (SALEM) is a sister church body comprised of ten congregations located in Hong Kong. This week, five members of SALEM visited our synod’s headquarters […]
» Teens gather for 2024 WELS International Youth Rally
From June 25-28, WELS teens had the opportunity to worship together, learn and study God’s Word together, grow in faith and fellowship with one another, as well as enjoy recreation […]
» Together Video Update – June 25, 2024
World Missions brings the light of God’s Word to the world through evangelism efforts, church planting, training national workers for ministry, and providing religious materials in foreign languages through Multi-Language […]
» 2023 WELS statistical summary
Rev. Jonathan Hein, WELS Congregational Services coordinator, serves as the guest writer for President Schroeder’s Together column this week. Each year, WELS collects data from all congregations and schools. WELS […]
» Two district presidents elected at district conventions
During this summer’s district conventions, two districts elected new presidents. The Pacific Northwest District elected Rev. Daniel Lange, and the Arizona-California District elected Rev. Joel Heckendorf. They will replace the […]
» Vacancies remain after pastoral assignments
Students and their wives at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary (WLS), Mequon, Wis., learned where they will be serving as vicars, teachers, and pastors in two special services held May 22 and […]
» 2024 humanitarian aid grants approved
In May, WELS Christian Aid and Relief announced humanitarian aid grants totaling $490,154 for Fiscal Year 2024-25. WELS Home Missions will receive $64,258 in assistance, and WELS World Missions will […]
» Everyone Outreach gets a refresh 
WELS Congregational Services has recently revised Everyone Outreach, a popular program designed to help congregations discover their thought habits and develop new thinking and behaviors that build a culture of […]
» Join us at Taste of Missions on June 15
Taste of Missions is less than two weeks away! Join us on Sat., June 15, at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, Wis., for a fun day of food, fellowship, and […]
My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from him. ~ PSALM 62:1