Synodical Council holds fall 2018 meeting The Synodical Council (SC) held its fall meeting on Friday and Saturday of last week. Here are some of the highlights: Larry Schlomer, administrator of the Board for World Missions, provided an overview of the work currently being done in our mission fields around the world, with an emphasis on new opportunities that are presenting Continued.
Hundreds gather to celebrate 125 years of Apache mission work Over 1,200 attended the Apache 125th anniversary celebration at Peridot Lutheran church and school, Peridot, Ariz., Oct. 26–28. The event commemorated the 125th anniversary of WELS World Missions work in the Apache reservations of Arizona. Since its humble beginnings in 1893, the Apache ministry has grown, now serving over 3,600 people in a variety of Continued.