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Proclaim the Wonders God Has Done: 1918–2018

During this centennial year, the ELS holds dear the fellowship which we have with the member church bodies throughout the world in the Confessional Evangelical Lutheran Conference (CELC). The thirty-two church bodies consist of about 500,000 souls. The Rev. Gaylin Schmeling, of the ELS, currently serves as the president of the CELC, being elected at its latest…

Proclaim the Wonders God Has Done: 1918–2018

A sermon preached at the 1918 reorganizing convention of the ELS reminded the faithful few that their purpose was to extend God’s kingdom and they “should not weary in this work.” Since its reorganization in 1918, the ELS has participated in foreign mission work in fifteen nations. Working through the synods of the Synodical Conference, early missionaries served…