1. Suicide Prevention Training

    Suicide Prevention Training  March 7th

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  2. Volunteer

    Interested in becoming a volunteer?

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  3. IM.Life

    "What's in a name" (or a URL for that matter)?

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  4. Women's Ministry

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  5. Real Life Challenges

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  6. Ricky's Story

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  7. Our Story

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Our Stories

Like other emotions, joy is often evident in what someone says or does. And sometimes, you can actually see the joy in another person’s heart and soul.   Nearly two years ago, I began meeting with Jason, an inmate at one of Wisconsin’s prisons. Another inmate on Jason’s...

Sharing hope with those who need it most!



Mar 01
Crossroads Lutheran Church - Chicago, IL
Chaplain Phil Merten Presenting
Mar 04
Zion Lutheran Church - Milwaukee, WI
Chaplain Phil Merten Preaching
Mar 04
Centennial Lutheran Church - Milwaukee, WI
Chaplain Phil Merten Preaching

Ministry Insights

"Our lesson at the jail this week was about Facing Judgement. As we began introductions, I had the ladies tell me what came to mind when they heard the word judgement. The women made comments about prejudice and pointing fingers. They also talked...
"Parents who lived out of state called for a chaplain to visit their daughter who was hospitalized after an accident.  She was no longer connected to any faith group.  Through the accident the Lord tapped her on the shoulder...
"Before service, an inmate asked if Jesus would be here tonight. We talked briefly, and I soon discovered that his inquiry was like that of the Greeks who came to Philip, 'Sir, we would like to see Jesus.' After the service, he shook my...