WELS Together Newsletter
WELS Together Newsletter:


» MLC celebrates graduation
On May 13, 145 students earned degrees marking the completion of their ministerial training at Martin Luther College, New Ulm, Minn. This included 29 bachelor of arts (preseminary) degrees, 89 bachelor of science in education degrees (including 16 early childhood education), 5 bachelor of science degrees, and 4 seminary certifications. In addition, 18 students received Continued.

» WELS missionaries’ kids meet for retreat
Twenty-three missionary kids (MK)—ranging in age from 16 to 50—along with spouses and children attended a WELS MK Retreat in April. Organized by missionary kids, this retreat offered support and encouragement for adults who grew up in a WELS mission field. “When you come back from a mission field, your sense of identity can be Continued.

» A lifelong Christian resource
Northwestern Publishing House has released a new edition of Luther’s Catechism. While retaining the strengths of the familiar blue catechism in use for many years, this completely rewritten exposition promotes a lifelong study of the catechism for a new generation. Rev. Stephen Geiger, a professor at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary and one of the contributors to Continued.