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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Vicar program a
Vicar program a

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

His Word

Today's Devotion

Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say. “Men of Israel,...

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Hymnal project member survey

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?