The victory remains
The victory remains
with life

Jesus has conquered death
through his resurrection
from the dead.

For moms by a mom
For moms by a mom
Cherished Gifts

Devotions that give a firsthand
look at motherhood through
the lens of Scripture.

Mission Stories
Mission Stories
Russia

Learn about WELS mission in
Russia and view a slideshow
from the mission field.

His Word

Today's Devotion

As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage and Bethany at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two of his disciples, saying to them, "Go to the village ahead of you, and just as you enter it, you will...

  • When Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey, the people took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, “...

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  • This month's Heart to Heart: Parent Conversations discusses when siblings get jealous. Join the conversation!...

  • "One in Christ." That is the theme for the 63rd biennial convention of our synod, when 400 delegates and 50...

  • Northwestern Publishing House (NPH) will be printing and distributing a new translation of the Bible produced...

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  • Heart to Heart: Parent conversations hosted its first live webcast last week. Authors from Forward in...

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Reaching Mormon missionaries

A new opportunity is available for Christians to witness to Mormons-without even leaving their homes. All they have to do is open their front doors.

This initiative from Truth in Love Ministry (TILM)-called "Please Open the Door"-asks Christians to invite Mormon missionaries into their homes for a meal and spiritual discussion.

Celebrating Lent

Where in the Bible does it state that we are to celebrate Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter, the Lenten season?
The short answer is:  “It doesn’t.”  What the Bible does say is:  “Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching” (Hebrews 10:25).  God directs us to gather together as Christians and worship him.   . . .

NEW WELS Blogs

Check out the newly redesigned WELS Blogs! Read about Missions, Christian Aid and Relief, and Technology.

February 2015 - Youth Ministry

It’s not easy being a teen these days. There are more distractions . . . more temptations . . . than ever. How can our church help teens—and parents—navigate the challenges we all face?