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WELS - The Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod is our home Synod. Click on the link for information about how the WELS is organized, our districts and Church locations, the Educational Institutions supported by the WELS and Our Mission Fields.  See this month's WELS Connection Video HERE.

Wisconsin Lutheran High School – The WELS supported High School in Milwaukee. Serving congregations in the Milwaukee area. Preparing young people for a lifetime of service to Jesus.

Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School - This WELS supported High School is located in Jackson, Wisconsin and serves congregations in Ozaukee, Washington, and Waukesha Counties and the northern portion of Milwaukee County.

Luther Preparatory School –  Located in Watertown, this WELS supported high school prepares students starting in High School for service in Ministry and Teaching.

Martin Luther College –  Located in New Ulm, Minnesota, our Synod's young people train for a life of service in the Public Ministry as teachers and pastors.

Wisconsin Lutheran College – This Liberal Arts college is located in Milwaukee and provides courses in a variety of subject areas.  

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary – Where men receive the Theological training they need for their lives in the Pastoral Ministry.

Michigan Lutheran Seminary –  Located in Saginaw, Michigan, this high school trains young people for public ministry.

Lutheran Pioneers and Girl Pioneers – Organizations for young boys and girls providing activities and opportunities to share, serve and grow together in a Christ centered life.

Federation of WELS Churchs – Operates the “Bargain Center” stores, the Point of Grace Campus Ministry at UWM and “Message from the Master” ministry via media.

Jesus Cares Ministry – Assists people with developmental disabilities by providing resources, leadership and training in Christian Education and adapted worship.

WLIM – Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries. Serving men, women and children in prisons, jails, hospitals, nursing homes, child & adolescent treatment centers, juvenile detention centers, mental health and drug & alcohol treatment centers in upper Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, western Indiana and northern Kentucky.

WLCFS – Wisconsin Lutheran Child and Family Services provides senior services such as assisted living and nursing home care along with family counseling.

WELS Lutherans for Life (Local WELS Based group) and Christian Life Resources – While not affiliated with each other in any way, these organizations exist to reach women and men dealing with unplanned pregnancies and offer them alternatives to abortion and educate people on what God's Word has to say about the value and sanctity of human life.

OWLS – Organization of WELS Seniors provides an opportunity for WELS members 50 and over to remain active and vital in their congregation and the synod.

WELS Kingdom Workers - This organization was created for the purpose of assisting the (WELS) mission divisions with the construction of churches and parsonages in WELS outreach missions.  This organization encourages lay workers to provide their time and talents in assistance to missions.

Lutheran Womens Missionary Society - WELS women reaching out to support our mission fields.

WELS Historical Institute - The WELS Historical Institue was established to preserve and present the story of God’s grace to WELS, including the formation of the WELS in the mid 1800s and our history since our formation.

Northwestern Publishing House – The key source for worship and education materials for Church, School and home.

Other WELS Congregations sharing in the eductation provided by Loving Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran School: