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Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod

Manitowoc Area Links

Manitowoc Lutheran High School (MLHS)
MLHS is an accredited high school affiliated with the WELS.
Area Churches

Bethany Lutheran Church & School, Manitowoc
First German Lutheran Church & School, Manitowoc
Grace Lutheran Church, Manitowoc
Immanuel Lutheran Church and School, Manitowoc

St. John's Lutheran Church & School, Two Rivers 
St. John's Lutheran Church & School, Newtonburg
Trinity Lutheran Church, Liberty
St. Peter's Lutheran Church & School, Mishicot
St. John-St. James Lutheran Church & School, Reedsville
St. John - St. Peter Lutheran Church, Cleveland
St. John Lutheran Church & School, Maribel
Trinity Lutheran Church & School, Kiel
Zion Lutheran Church, Louis Corners
St. Paul's Lutheran Church & School, Howards Grove
Zion Lutheran Church & School, Greenleaf (Morrison)
Trinity Lutheran Church & School, Brillion
Synod and Affiliated Schools

Martin Luther College (MLC)
The WELS "College of Ministry", preparing Preaching, Teaching, and Staff Ministers for the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Located in New Ulm, Minnesota. 

Wisconsin Lutheran College (WLC)
Wisconsin Lutheran is a 4-year, private, co-ed, Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. 

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary (WLS)
The Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary offers theological training for men who desire to enter the pastoral ministry of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) or of churches within its confessional fellowship. Located in Mequon, Wisconsin.

Luther Preparatory School (LPS)
A four year preparatory high school, LPS is owned and operated by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod. Its primary purpose is to train and encourage young people for the pastoral and teaching ministry in the WELS.

Michigan Lutheran Seminary (MLS)
Michigan Lutheran Seminary (MLS) is a four-year high school owned and operated by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS).  It is one of four schools which the synod maintains as part of its ministerial education system. Located in Saginaw, Michigan.
Organizations & Services
Northwestern Publishing House - www.nph.net
Northwestern Publishing House operates the largest Christian bookstore in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  All professional products published by NPH may be purchased here. The store features Bibles, hymnals, and printed materials on doctrine, counseling, prayer life, a wide variety of home decor, gift items and more. 
WELS Youth and Family Ministry
Nurturing youth: their perspective, potential, and place in the body of Christ.

Time of Grace Ministry
Time of Grace Ministry (TOG) exists for the sole purpose of winning souls for eternity. TOG shares the great good news of the Gospel of Jesus Christ via a weekly radio and television broadcast that originates at St. Marcus Evangelical Lutheran Church in the heart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Christian Life Resources (CLR)
CLR educates people on the value and sanctity of life and develops such programs and supports such projects as will protect and maintain human life on the basis of and in conformity with the teachings of God's Word. 

Wisconsin Lutheran Child & Family Services (WLCFS)
Through a staff of trained professionals, WLCFS offers spiritual, emotional, mental, and physical support to those who look to this organization for help.  Located at 6800 N. 76th Street in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 

Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries
Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries (WLIM) brings the saving Gospel of Jesus Christ to institutionalized men, women and children in prisons, jails, hospitals, nursing homes, child & adolescent treatment centers, juvenile detention centers, mental health and drug & alcohol treatment centers.

Jesus Cares Ministry
Jesus Cares Ministries exists to bring the saving, loving message of our Lord and Savior to children and adults with special needs, and their families, through Christian support, education, worship, fellowship, and evangelism.

Lutheran Girl Pioneers
An organization founded to keep our girls "Loyal to Christ". LGP strives to develop in each member her potential for leadership through personal interaction skills with others and to promote service to the Lord and to the world around her. This is accomplished through worship, evangelism, education, citizenship and recreational activities, all centered in God's Word.

Lutheran Pioneers
As part of the WELS, the Lutheran Pioneers exists to reach out to and nurture the youth of the world with the saving Gospel message of Jesus Christ.

Lutheran Women's Missionary Society (LWMS)
Women of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) focused on the exciting mission of sharing Jesus with the world.

Camp Phillip
Camp Phillip provides relaxation in creation and renewal in Christ to WELS youth, adults, families, churches, and schools.  Located in Wautoma, WI.

WELS Ministry of Christian Giving encourages members to excel in the grace of giving (2 Cor 8:7) and assists them in making planned gifts to their congregation, their synod, and WELS agencies.

Organization of WELS Lutheran Seniors (OWLS) offers an active alternative to inactivity. Through involvement, fellowship, mutual support, life enrichment activities and service to others, OWLS members are encouraged and helped to be all that they can be... and maybe a little bit more.

WELS Kingdom Workers
WELS Kingdom Workers (WKW) Is a para-church organization that exists to assist the WELS mission divisions.  WKW endeavors, under God, to inform WELS members of the needs and opportunities that exist in home and world mission fields; to encourage WELS members to become personally involved in mission work; to facilitate and coordinate volunteer efforts in mission fields; and to provide financial support for authorized, but yet unfunded, mission programs.  A chapter of WKW called NEW Ministries is located in the Manitowoc area -- click here to find the local contact people.

WKW recruits qualified WELS and ELS lay people of all ages to provide time and talents through the three divisions of WKW: Builders For Christ, Christian Volunteer Corps, and Faith In Action. These mission assistants serve WELS congregations and missions across the United States and around the world.

Calvary Academy
Calvary Academy, a Christian boarding school located in South Milwaukee, WI, provides hope for hurting families.  Presently, Calvary Academy students range in age from 11 to 18 years and come from WELS/ELS homes.  The children who come to Calvary Academy are struggling with life, wrestling with emotional disturbance, and failing to serve Jesus.  Typically, students have average to above-average intelligence.  Their parents will have exhausted their resources for help.

New Beginnings, a Home For Mothers
New Beginnings, A Home for Mothers is located in the metro Denver area of Colorado and helps women from anywhere in the world.  It provides a place for single mothers to start a new life. Whether the resident decides to become a responsible parent or place her baby in a loving adoptive home, she will be given the support and counseling she needs during that process.


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