Become a member
So many benefits and ways to explore your Lutheran past.
We have learned that history is ‘His Story,’ but in WELS Historical Institute we can also learn how ‘our story’ is the story of God’s grace in our lives together. —Dr. Mark Braun
Anyone who has a treasured photo album or family heirloom understands that these “things” may not have great monetary value, but they are precious links to the past.
Becoming a member of WELS Historical Institute lets you become a hands-on participant in preserving WELS’ history so that future generations have a link to their Lutheran past.
An organization known as Friends of the Landmark Church assists the Institute in its work of restoring, preserving, and maintaining Salem Landmark Church. Members also volunteer with events and programming and hold regular meetings throughout the year.
The Northwestern University, Watertown, Wis., band of 1906.