1. Ricky's Story

  2. Changes at WLIM

    So, what's with all the changes taking place at Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries?

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  3. Our Story

Our Stories

I saw a familiar face in Bible class today, someone that I hoped to see again – just not here! Marcus had attended my Bible class every week for over two years, right up to the time he was released (almost 18 months ago). When I left class last week, one of “my guys” told me that...

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Ministry Insights

"2 weeks, 2 new faces at the aftercare support group. The first, (21 years old, just out of the County House of Corrections), is committed to leaving behind his life of drug use and abuse. He wants to "be there" for his baby daughter. The...
"James is pretty new to the Bible. He's constantly amazed at what he discovers in our Friday evening studies. Last week he talked about how intrigued he is by the things that are unique to God, like the Trinity, the fact that Jesus is both God...
"“No water before surgery!” is a common medical command hours before an operation. The patient begins to see how important the basic things of life can be. At the same time the patient tries to remember the basic things of...