Steve served as Assistant Pastor at Bethel Christian Fellowship, St. Paul before going to Tanzania in1995. He has his PhD in Intercultural Studies from Trinity International University (2008), his MDiv from Bethel Seminary (1992), and his BA from Bethel College in Biblical and Theological Studies. He one of 6 children of Rev. Virgil and Ruth Rasmussen of Cloquet, MN.
Janice served as a University of Minnesota Extension Educator/Assistant Professor in nutrition with the Minnesota Extension Service before leaving for Africa. She is currently working on her MPhil in Education at Africa International University. She has her MA in Home Economics Education (International Ed. emphasis) (1992) and her MS from the University of Minnesota. She is one of 6 children of Clarence and Mary Horsager of rural Verndale, MN.
Hannah (born in 1992) is an acquisitions editor for Oasis International, a publishing company. She is also pursuing a Biblical Studies M.A. at AIU, Nairobi.
Justin (born in 1994) works in public health research in Mbarara, Uganda.
Rachel and Isaac (born 1997) are students at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.