2017 National Handbell Festival
Hosted by St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School
Wisconsin Rapids, WI

29 congregations attended the 2017 National Handbell Festival. The WELS Handbell Festival Committee commissioned a piece in honor of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation: "My Hope is Built on Nothing Less," arranged by Dr. John Behnke and Kenneth Kosche. Janeen Roska was elected national chairperson.