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Local churchgoers attend missionary convention
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A group of women from several churches in the Lake Superior Circuit, which is based in Northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, joined about 500 others to attend the 59th Annual Lutheran Women’s Missionary Society (LWMS) Convention held in Rochester, N.Y., the weekend of June 22-26. Members from nearly 800 Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) and Evangelical Lutheran Synod congregations met at this annual event for mission support, spiritual renewal, inspiration, and fellowship.
During the convention, attendees learned about the expanding outreach by the One Latin America mission team using the Academio Cristo app and about the continuing growth of the mission field in East Asia. In addition, home missionaries shared their experiences with outreach in New York and Pennsylvania. There were …
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