Shane Wilbanks

(GA and Nationwide)


Speaker, Artist, Illusionist – Helping you Communicate Christ Creatively

Evangelist Shane Wilbanks is a Speaker, Artist and Illusionist who helps churches and organizations capture attention and communicate Christ. Shane is a full time Evangelist with a passion to make known the mystery of the Gospel. He is founder and president of Make Known Ministries Inc. which exist to encourage and equip Christians and evangelize non-Christians.

Shane’s prayer has been “God use all of me, to help make known all of You, to all of them.” Shane is a gifted and passionate Speaker whose own personal story communicates the grace of God’s power in his weakness. What began as a hobby 30 years ago quickly paid for Bible College and now sets Shane apart as one of the few unique Gospel Airbrush Artists in the nation. As an Illusionist Shane is not only able to provide wonder and fun but capture the attention and creatively make known the mystery of the Gospel. All ages enjoy his fun Illusions, amazing Paintings and clear messages. Outstanding, Amazing, Captivating, Biblical, Motivating, Fun and Engaging are just a few of the words used to describe the unique ministry of Shane Wilbanks.

Shane has over 20 years ministry experience serving as full-time Pastor of Students and Families at churches from 300 to nearly 3,000 attendees. He has a Pastor’s heart for Disciple-making and the gift of evangelism.  In 2016 Shane’s family took a huge “step of faith” and he began traveling full-time as an Evangelist to make Christ known. In the first two years Shane presented to over 90,000 people across the nation and around the world. He’s seen 1,000’s of children, teens & adults respond to the Gospel & lives changed. He’s had a TV appearance and shared the stage with some of Christian Music’s largest artists including David Crowder and Toby Mac.

Shane is available for children, youth and family one-time events as well as multi-day events. He would love to partner with you in adding value to your event and helping invest in your group.


What People Are Saying:

“Shane is one of the BEST in the nation! We were blessed to have him speak at First Baptist Atlanta.” ~Barry Owen, Minister of Education, First Baptist Church Atlanta

“We enjoyed having Shane Wilbanks share with the families and children at North Metro Church on several occasions. Shane’s painting and illusion gathers the attention of the entire audience to not only the entertainment but to the truths he is sharing.” ~Tim Bailey, Minister of Children & Preschool, North Metro Baptist Church, Atlanta, GA

“Shane’s got skills! We used him for a denominational event already and he was AWESOME. I highly recommend you take advantage of the opportunity to have him help serve your ministry, it is truly a blessing to partner with Shane Wilbanks and Make Known Ministries!”~ Chris Mucha. Director of Youth Ministry, FUMC Fayetteville, GA

“Shane Wilbanks was exceptional! We had him do two shows, one for our Student Ministry and the other for Upward Awards Night! He did incredible with both audiences and related well with both students and children. Shane captivated the audience thru incredible illusions with an element of comedy. He engaged the crowd with great audience participation. Most importantly, he clearly and effectively communicated the gospel. Shane would be a great asset to any event.” ~Tim Hensiek, Student Pastor, First Baptist Church, Manchester, TN