Ephesians 6:16

"Take up the shield of faith, with
which you can extinguish all the
flaming arrows of the evil one."

Military Services

This committee provides spiritual services to WELS members and others who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. The committee carries out its mission through a ministry-by-mail program, a full-time civilian chaplain in Europe, and a national civilian chaplain and liaison to the military.

Military Services resources for called workers and congregational leaders are available on Connect, WELS' Intranet.

What's New?

With pained hearts the members of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) bow their heads in prayer for the families that lost loved ones in the recent Blackhawk crash...

Do you or someone you know serve in the Armed Forces? Family members can receive devotions and other spiritual help materials in the mail or by email. Please complete the online referral form.

WELS Military Services provides resources for individuals and familes nationwide. Consider supporting this ministry with your prayers and gifts.