Love in Action

Love in Action

WELS Special Ministries
Showing God’s love to those with special needs or in special circumstances

In these pages, you’ll learn about the eight areas of WELS Special Ministries:

  • Visually Impaired
  • Care for Called Workers
  • Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Mental Health
  • Health and Wellness
  • Prison Ministry
  • Military Services

Funding for the programs you’ll learn about in these pages comes from people like you, who have a heart to share Christ’s love with those who may face hurdles in worship and in life. Our special ministries are primarily supported by special offerings from individuals and groups.


To order FREE copies of the Love in Action booklet, e-mail WELS Special Ministries at

OWLS Senior Convention

OWLS Convention 2020

“We will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord” Psalm 78:4b

The Lutheran Convention for Seniors, sponsored by the OWLS, will be held at Martin Luther College and at the Best Western Plus Hotel and Conference Center in New Ulm, MN. Attendees will enjoy a beautiful fall in the Minnesota River Valley during the convention, held Wednesday, October 14, to Friday, October 16, 2020. Watch this webpage for more information and registration materials.

Read about the last convention.