Pastor Wilson

Pastor Elexis Wilson- Speaking Truth
Pastor Elexis Wilson

Wayman AME Church


Our Pastor

Vision for Wayman A.M.E. Church

Biographical Statement of
Reverend Elexis F. Wilson


Reverend Elexis F. Wilson 

Rev. Elexis Wilson was the proud daughter of Rev. Clair Wilson and the late Rev. E. Franklin Wilson, as a child of the parsonage; she has lived in Michigan, Indiana, and all over the state of Illinois. She began her Bachelorette studies at Morris Brown College, in Atlanta GA. and transferred to Eastern Illinois University and received a Bachelor of Arts in

Pastor Elexis Wilson - Honestly
Pastor Elexis Wilson – Speaking Honestly

English. She has since acquired a Master of Science in Human Behavior in 2014 and a Master of Psychology in Applied Behavior Analysis; from Capella University, Minneapolis, MN in 2017. Rev. Elexis is in her 3rd year at McCormick Theological Seminary to complete her Master of Divinity.

Rev. Elexis Wilson is co-vocational as she serves in ministry, she is also a Behavioral Analyst. She specializes in behavioral change for children and adults diagnosed with social, emotional, and behavioral needs.

Rev. Elexis Wilson is the Board President of Building Life Community Center in Champaign, IL which is a non-profit organization developed to support and build the community.

She answered her calling into ministry in February 2016 under the direction of Rev. Adrian Johnson. And she has served diligently under Rev. Dr. James Miller and Rev. Conitras Houston Dickens. Rev. Elexis has held many positions and has been responsible for many different ministries, such as Christian Education, Youth Ministry, and the Media Ministry as well as supporting the WMS.

Pastor Elexis Wilson - Brave And Beautiful
Pastor Elexis Wilson – Brave And Beautiful

If asked, Rev. Elexis will tell you that she believes in authenticity, transparency and speaking truth to Power for God’s Word.  She believes sometimes you will have the Bible and sometimes Brown Liquor but KNOW at the end of the day God is with you!

One of her favorite scriptures is Ephesians 3:20 ALL glory to God who is able through God’s mighty power at work WITHIN US, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think.

Walk in your Power and Watch God work in you!


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On the corner of Allin & Olive
Bloomington, IL 61701
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