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Together: A bi-weekly and breaking e-newsletter from WELS

Together

In the summer of 2007, the Wisconsin Synod elected a new president.  Rev. Mark Schroeder made it one of his goals to better communicate with the people of the Synod in a timely fashion.  And so we are pleased to introduce to you "Together," a bi-weekly e-newsletter assembled by President Schroeder.  You can go here to find the full newsletter, subscribe to receive it in your email, or look at past issues.

Below is just a sampling of what you'll read about in the most recent edition
WELS Together Newsletter:
» Fellowship established with a Lutheran church body in Kenya
On Sept. 14–15, 2018, our sister synod the Lutheran Church of Central Africa–Zambia Synod (LCCA-ZS) met in convention for the 31st time in its history. The LCCA-ZS, along with the Lutheran Church of Central Africa–Malawi Synod, was established as a mission by WELS and has since become a fully independent church body in fellowship with Continued.
» Treptow accepts call to be seminary president
On Monday, Oct. 1, Prof. Earle Treptow accepted the call to succeed Prof. Paul Wendland as president of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, Wis., at the end of the 2018–19 school year. Treptow, the seminary’s vice president, joined the faculty in 2016. He teaches systematic theology and Old Testament. “Prof. Earle Treptow is an experienced leader, Continued.
» One hundred twenty-five years of God’s grace
This year marks the 125th anniversary of WELS World Missions work on the Apache reservation in Arizona. A special anniversary celebration will be held Oct. 26–28 on the Apache reservation to celebrate its history and God’s blessings over the years. On Oct. 26, visitors can take self-guided tours of the reservation. A celebration event has been Continued.