Other Resources

Resources for Growth in Faith
    Daily Devotion
  • Each day a new devotion is published on the WELS website. Click here for the latest devotions.
    Worship Helps
  • The WELS website offers worship helps for each Sunday. Use this site to help prepare your mind for what we will study at church this Sunday.
  • Many people have questions about Christianity; they wonder about what God says and does. Some of these questions you might have asked yourself. WhatAboutJesus.com exists to help answer some of those questions.
  • The WELS website has a regularly updated list of Questions and Answers asked by people in our synod and beyond. You can view recent questions, search for past questions, or ask your own.
    Northwestern Publishing House
  • The mission of Northwestern Publishing House is to deliver Biblically sound Christ-centered resources within the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod and beyond. 

Help Through Troubles
    Christian Family Solutions
  • The mission of WLCFS-Christian Family Solutions is to heal and help people in need through the ministry of Jesus Christ. One of the many services they provide is counseling including Telehealth (online counseling through as secure online video chat).
    Freedom for the Captives
  • Freedom for the Captives seeks to empower the Christian community to respond with excellence to the sin of child abuse. To this end, they provide resources to pastors, teachers, and lay Christians that will deepen their understanding of child abuse and improve the Christian response to the physical, emotional and spiritual impact of maltreatment. They also have resources for survivors including recommended readings and guidance in selecting counseling or other services. 
    Conquerors Through Christ
  •  Conquerors Through Christ exists to give spiritual and practical advice to Christians struggling to overcome adult internet pornography.

Training for Ministry
    Michigan Lutheran Seminary
  • Michigan Lutheran Seminary is a High School run by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. The special purpose of Michigan Lutheran Seminary is to prepare high school students for the public ministry of the gospel, encouraging them to enroll in the WELS College of Ministry, Martin Luther College.
    Martin Luther College
  • Martin Luther College is the WELS College of Ministry. It exists solely to train future pastors, teachers, and staff ministers for the public ministry in the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod.
    Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary

  • The purpose of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary is to offer theological training that prepares men to enter the pastoral ministry of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod or of churches within its confessional fellowship . The seminary also endeavors in various ways to offer opportunity for theological and professional growth to called workers who already are serving in the ministry of its confessional fellowship.

Other Resources
    Lutheran Military Support Group
  • Lutheran Military Support Group is an incorporated WI nonprofit, run by a Board of Evangelical Lutheran (WELS/ELS) Veterans from all branches of service, in several states. They are a national level organization, designed to have national reach, but local impact. They are designed to be both an auxiliary to WELS Military Services in their support of active duty service members, and an independent organization supporting the needs of our military veterans and our “military families” of both active duty members and veterans.
    WELS Church Extension Fund

  • WELS Church Extension Fund exists to provide loans and grants to qualified mission congregations so they can acquire land and build or renovate ministry facilities — used as tools for gospel outreach. Any WELS member can invest with the WELS Church Extension Fund.