2019 WELS Graduates

Congratulations on your graduation! As you begin your ministry, you can participate in the following benefit plans sponsored by WELS:


To participate in WELS VEBA, you must enroll no later than August 29, 2019. To enroll, login to the WELS Benefits Service Center website at wels.bswift.com or call 1-800-487-8322 (option 1).

WELS Pension Plan

Participation in the WELS Pension Plan is automatic for called workers upon acceptance of a formal call issued by WELS. Called workers do not need to complete an enrollment form to participate in the WELS Pension Plan.

WELS Shepherd Plan

Contact the calling body to which you have been assigned to determine if they have adopted the Shepherd Plan and to obtain enrollment instructions.