Heart to Heart
Heart to Heart
LIVE webcast

Join Heart to heart: parent
conversation authors as they
discuss LIVE how to talk about
Jesus with your children.

Prepare for Lent with
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The Crucial Hours

Learn about the most
important hours in human
history – the Passion history.

Celebrating 20 years
Celebrating 20 years
Kids Connection

Find out how you can help kids
“stay connected to Jesus” with
this monthly video series.

His Word

Today's Devotion

The blood of Jesus, [God’s] Son, purifies us from all sin. If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us...

  • The Synodical Council (SC) held its winter meeting last week. The foremost item on the agenda was the adoption...

  • In an effort to get the gospel into the homes of more families in Latin America, a new Spanish-language website...

  • A Korean pastor from the North Atlantic District has requested a colloquy so he can become a pastor in WELS....

  • Martin Luther College (MLC), the synod's college of ministry in New Ulm, Minn., is looking for qualified WELS...

  • The Martin Luther College choir tour kicks off this week. See if they'll be making a stop near you.

  • Dress up your computer or mobile device with free monthly WELS wallpaper images.

  • Learn more and sign up for an online course about friendship evangelism, offered through MLC.

  • Hear Luther Preparatory School students share what they love about the school.

  • Read the latest regarding relief efforts for Malawi from the president of the Lutheran Church of Central Africa...

  • This month's Heart to Heart: Parent Conversations discusses talking about Jesus with kids. Join the...

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.

Jesus' baptism and ours

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.   . . .

Christians Under Construction

By Martin Spriggs, WELS Chief Technology Officer

I developed a series of Stewardship devotions called Christians Under Construction that could be used in family devotional settings.  Their focus is on how we can best use our Time, Talent and Treasure resources. Check out the devotion series and use them with your family.

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?