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2023 convention coverage by Forward in Christ

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Delegates play an important role in synod’s ministry

WELS’ 67th Biennial Synod Convention was held July 31–Aug. 3, at Michigan Lutheran Seminary, Saginaw,...
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2023 synod convention photos

Learn more about WELS' 67th biennial convention held July 31-Aug. 3 at Michigan Lutheran Seminary,...
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Meet a delegate

James Lake Lay delegate James Lake was one of 84 men at this convention who...
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A true family

At its 67th biennial synod convention, WELS expanded its family of believers by declaring fellowship...
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The love of a Lamb

The Lamb’s sacrifice secured the salvation of your soul, giving you the honor of serving...
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Our cross and crown

A portion of the “President’s report” that President Mark Schroeder presented to synod convention delegates...

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2021 synod convention photos

WELS' 66th biennial convention took place at Luther Preparatory School, Watertown, Wis., from July 26-28,...
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Delegates work together at hybrid convention

THREE HUNDRED THIRTY voting delegates attended WELS’ 66th biennial convention, July 26–28, at Luther Preparatory...
2021 synod officers: James Huebner, Mark Schroeder, Joel Voss, Robert Pasbrig

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Here are some quick updates on what happened at this year’s synod convention: Approval of...
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Big challenge, bigger blessings

The 2021 synod convention was presented with an ambitious proposal. The Board for Home Missions...