NWD - LCMS, 3103 Seymour Lane, Wausau, WI 54401    Phone: (715) 845-8241    www.facebook.com/nwdlcms

  • Rib Mountain Lutheran, Wausau - 2nd & 4th Sunday - 10:30 a.m.
  • St. Paul's Lutheran, Stevens Point - alternate Saturday before 2nd Sunday - 11 a.m.
  • Private home, Appleton - alternate Saturday before 2nd Sunday - 11 a.m.
  • Our Redeemer Lutheran, Eau Claire - 2nd Sunday - 2 p.m.


The Deaf wish to thank these churches for providing a place for their worship. More than 60 people attend the worship services. With God’s blessing, may the Deaf continue to worship HIM for many years to come.

Pastor Bill Knaack - Missionary-At-Large to the Deaf

Pastor Tim Swanson - Head Pastor for Wausau

Deaf Ministry began in Wisconsin more than 100 years ago. Many pastors have served the Deaf throughout the years. Pastor Bill Knaack has served as Missionary at Large since 1994. Beginning in 2018 Pastor Tim Swanson will become the Head Pastor for Wausau and Pastor Knaack will continue as missionary.

The new worship schedule includes:


Pastor Swanson's Contact Info:  tswanson815@gmail.com

Pastor Knaack's Contact Info:  pastorknaack@gmail.com or 218-252-0199

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