Confessions of
Confessions of

After trying out a variety of
religions in a search for
contentment, one man finds
that God's Word alone
fills his soul.


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Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary’s
Vicar in Missions program blesses
more than just vicars.

His Word

Today's Devotion

We rejoice in the hope of the glory of God… And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us.

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The WELS Hymnal Project team is asking for your input! Be a part of the development process by filling out a survey about your favorite hymns.

New Testament Commands

What does the Bible mean when it says to keep Jesus' commandments?
Jesus did not come into the world as a second Moses; he came into the world as God’s personal expression of grace and truth, the promised Savior (John 1:17).  By his birth he obligated himself to keep the very law he had given (Galatians 4:4-5).  Jesus did keep the law perfectly for us (John 8:46; Romans 10:4).  He made it very clear that salvation comes through faith in him and not works of the law (John 3:16).  . . .


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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?