Four LWMS women traveled to Nigeria to encourage our sisters in the All Saints Lutheran Church and Christ The King Lutheran Church. Rev. Douglas Weiser led the team which consisted of Carol Egelseer, Sarah Malchow, Michele Markgraf, and Ima Udofia. They shared their experience through pictures and songs. The presentation concluded with the gift of salt from our African sisters which President Lynnette Hupman accepted.
Hong Kong, one of the wealthiest and most crowded cities in the world, is a place where people are learning that success does not equal hope. People are searching for a religious base. This is the environment in which WELS opened Asia Lutheran Seminary.
Rev. Harold Hagedorn, administrator of Home Missions, and Rev. Wayne Uhlhorn, chairman of the Colorado Mission District Mission Board, present an overview of Home Missions to the 60th Biennial Convention.