Grow in Grace

The Institute for Pastoral Growth at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary ~ partnering with pastors for lifelong growth in all their callings

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Lay Leader CE Support

The support of lay leaders is a critical element of encouraging spiritual and professional growth among pastors and other called workers in all their God-given callings (spouse, parent, friend, neighbor, ...

Winterim 2018

Winterim is a two-week session that runs from January 8 though January 19 and takes place on WLS campus. Winterim gives students the opportunity to take additional classes in areas ...

Grow in Grace Grant Opportunity 2017

We thank God for two gifts of $500 provided by a retired pastor and his wife. These gifts are intended to encourage WELS pastors to partner with their lay leaders ...

Symposium on Reformation 500

Have you saved the date for the Symposium on Reformation 500? Join the celebration beginning on October 1. In preparation for this special occasion the WLS campus is making a ...

 

Grow in Grace was established in 2010 to strengthen and expand how WLS offers resources and support for the growth of pastors in all their God-given callings with a special emphasis on spiritual and professional growth.

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Grow in Grace delivers informal resources useful for individual or group study that assist pastors to grow in all their callings.

Four Branches September 2017

Jump to: Exegetical Systematic Historical Practical   Exegetical Theology: Excise the Extras The New Testament textual critic, David Parker, once wrote: Let us consider what it is to which a ...

Preach the Word – September/October 2017

Volume 21, Number 1 The Blessings of Lectionary Preaching Where it all comes from, no one really knows for sure. Every time you think that there couldn’t possibly be more, ...

Jesus, Lead the Way!

*This devotion, on the gospel for Pentecost 15, was preached in the seminary chapel by Professor Kenneth Cherney. You can also watch the video of this devotion on Livestream. Matthew ...

Four Branches August 2017

Jump to: Exegetical Systematic Historical Practical   Exegetical Theology: The How of Old Testament Communication (part 3) With the Old Testament reading for Pentecost 12 (Supplemental Lectionary Year A), Exodus 14:10-31, ...