Senior Pastors Tom & Lori Wilke & Laurelle
grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Tom graduated with a bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministry from Concordia College and Lori with an Elementary Education degree from Carthage College. They both went on to graduate from Bible School in Cleveland, Tennessee and traveled with many well known pastors and evangelists.
Pastor Tom functions as the senior pastor and visionary. His heart is to see a church for every generation and every nation! The entire Wilke Family serves on the praise team and enjoys the powerful presence of God during their worship times at Spirit Life.
Before pastoring Spirit Life Church, Tom and Lori traveled full-time throughout the United States and overseas ministering through Spirit to Spirit Ministry. Lori assists Pastor Tom through her inspirational ministry of music and teaching. Lori's books and tapes are distributed around the world through Destiny Image Publishers. Her music can be heard on many Christian radio stations around the world. Lori's books and CDs are available for purchase in the lobby and on the store of this site.