Congregation Mission Offerings
Our congregations carry out the Great Commission both locally and by joining together as a synod to reach “all nations” by training, equipping, sending, and supporting workers in the U.S. and 44 other countries. Our Congregation Mission Offerings (CMO) are the main source for funding synodical ministry.
Please note: The cutoff date for remitting 2021 CMO is Friday, January 7. Subscriptions for 2022 are due Friday, February 4 at noon (Central).
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How were congregation mission offerings in 2020?
2020 offerings totaled $21.74 million. This was $633,000 more than 2020 CMO subscriptions and $498,000 higher than total 2019 CMO. Praise Jesus!
Why give to WELS?
Your partnership with WELS enables you to advance Christ’s kingdom in ways that you can’t do as easily or as well on your own. To learn more, review the “Doing More Together” insert as well as the CMO video.
RESOURCES FOR ENCOURAGING CMO
Highlights ministry carried out by our synod in the previous calendar year as well as plans for the future
The latest synod updates twice a month
Show this monthly video before, during, or after the worship service to highlight the work we are doing together in WELS
Programs and resources to help congregations encourage members towards biblical stewardship