On June 16, Pilgrim, Minneapolis, Minn., participated for the first time in PorchFest, an evening of free music held at homes, churches, and businesses throughout the south Minneapolis neighborhood of Kingfield. During the event Pilgrim connected with community members who stopped to enjoy the music.
Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School, New Ulm, Minn., celebrated the 40th anniversary in the teaching ministry of Craig Morgan on Aug. 28.
St. John’s, Omro Township (Boyd), Minn., celebrated its 140th anniversary on Sept. 18.
St. Paul, Howards Grove, Wis., celebrated its 160th anniversary on Sept. 18.
On Sept. 10, Christian Family Solutions celebrated the 40th anniversary in the pastoral ministry of James Mattek with a special service at Immanuel, Greenville, Wis.
On Aug. 7, St. Paul, Muskego, Wis., celebrated 40 years in the pastoral ministries of David Kuehl and Peter Panitzke.
St. Lucas, Milwaukee, Wis., began its 150th school year on Aug. 22.
On Sept. 17, St. John, Libertyville, Ill., celebrated its 125th anniversary.
Risen Savior, McFarland, Wis., celebrated its 25th anniversary on Aug. 14.
The district reporters for this month are: D-M—John Schwartz; MN—James Panning; NW—Michael Dietz; SC—Caleb Schoeneck; SEW—Matthew Schaewe; WW—Brett Brauer.
Volume 109, Number 10
Issue: October 2022
- WELS news briefs: June 2023 - 2023/05/31
- WELS podcasts: Small Talk - 2023/05/31
- District news: June 2023 - 2023/05/31