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November 2010 - Christian giving

November is the month we think about Thanksgiving—not just a holiday, but a way of life. Watch the story of Martin Karst, a barber from Topeka, Kansas, who counts the blessings God has given him—and he expresses his thankfulness with his gifts.  

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Convention Update - Mon, July 29

WELS Synod 62nd Biennial Synod Convention update - Monday, July 29.

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Coming Up in August WELS Connection

Our Great Commission . . . a commission that you’re involved in as part of our synod . . . supports missions in the U.S. and in more than 20 foreign countries.

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July 2013 - WELS digital communication

If you know history, you know the printing press was invented just before the Reformation. Martin Luther used this new technology like no one before, churning out an enormous number of publications—vigorously spreading the gospel with the cutting edge technology of his day. That tradition continues.

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Coming Up in July WELS Connection

In his day, Martin Luther used the cutting edge technology of a printing press to spread the gospel. That tradition continues today .

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June 2013 - Home Missions-Moncks Corner, South Carolina

Smaller congregations have a close-knit atmosphere that many find rewarding. Larger congregations have advantages too, like expanded ministries and more opportunities to be involved. This next story brings those two ideas together, at a home mission in South Carolina.

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July 2011- Martin Luther College missions volunteers

Going door-to-door is a vital part of the outreach strategy of many congregations—especially when you’re a new mission looking to establish yourself in the community. For years, our ministerial education schools have partnered with our home missions and the volunteer organization WELS Kingdom Workers to get the work done. It’s work that pays eternal dividends.

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June 2011- Central Africa Medical Mission

Building bridges to the gospel is a phrase often used to describe our synod’s mission work around the world. Much like Jesus used a woman’s need for water to start a discussion about spiritual matters—so we often use medical care and other humanitarian aid to open the door for outreach.

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May 2011- Church Extension Fund

A look at how Home Missions partners with Church Extension Fund to build worship facilities for mission congregations.

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April 2011 - Worship conference
This July, more than a thousand will gather in Minnesota for the National Conference on Worship, Music, and the Arts. One of this year’s themes is passing the baton of sacred music from one generation to the next. Two attendees are examples of what that theme is all about.
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March 2011 - Continuing education
Many called workers in our synod appreciate the benefits of continuing education and congregations are reaping the benefits. This story profiles the investment one congregation made and the dividends they received.