by Sarah Grabski, The

photo by At The Lake Ministries

At The Lake Ministries offers two weekly trips and scheduled private charters out of Erie for families or other groups.

Rob Wilson virtually grew up on Lake Erie.

He was born in Erie and comes from a family of anglers dating to 1908. He learned to fish and boat at an early age before pursuing a religious career and becoming pastor for Zion United Methodist Church in Sarver, southeast of Butler.

Wilson, 49, combined his nautical passion and his drive to help others to create At The Lake Ministries, which offers boating and fishing excursions our of Erie for people with special needs and disabilities.

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