Get to Know Lesli Wilhelm

Hi, I'm Lesli Wilhelm. I minister in Panama.


Ministry Description

Administrative: Financial monthly support for the missionaries, reports and communication for U.S. headquarters, and English promotional materials.

Camp Property: Coordinate and support rental groups and visiting short-term mission trips that are held at the camp property. This includes ensuring the property is ready; apartments and buildings clean, food is delivered to kitchen, volunteers are available, etc. While groups are in attendance, I assist in whatever area is needed.

Evangelism & Discipleship: Sharing the Gospel with children and youth and discipling them is the most important facet of the ministry. I spend time with children and teens in orphanages and in the area surrounding the camp property.

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About Lesli

I was saved at the age of seven in Panama at an evangelistic campaign. At the age of 12, I confirmed my decision at the Word of Life Ranch where I learned that the Gospel was about having a personal relationship with Christ not just the assurance of getting to Heaven.

Years later, God brought me back to Word of Life New York to join their staff for seven years. My sister Traci and her husband Mirko began the ministry of Word of Life in Panama in 1994 and I had been volunteering with them over the years. While living in Atlanta in 2009, I felt God directing me to be a part of the work in Panama. Since I had grown up in Panama, I considered it my "home", so I was very excited to return to serve the Lord with the goal of reaching the youth for Christ.

Colossians 4:17 Take heed to the ministry which thou hast received in the Lord, that thou fulfill it.

Contact Information
Skype: lesli.cotton
Lesli Cotton Wilhelm
Word of Life Panama
P. O. Box 600
Schroon Lake, NY 12870

Panama Cell: 6662-8246

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