Joshua Rasmussen is a successful businessman, as well as an ordained minister who serves as a Pastor on staff at Praise Church of Louisiana. Joshua is a college graduate from Southeastern Louisiana University with degrees in Business and Information Technology. He served over eight years in the Military and became a commissioned officer, a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army. He studied for several years under the Morning Star Ministry. Joshua’s ministry experience includes serving as: Ministry Director for Young Adults and College & Career age group, Teacher over small groups and Bible Studies, and Lay Minister. 

Bethany is a third-generation ordained minister and serves as a Pastor on Staff at Praise Church of Louisiana. She began preaching at the age of fourteen, which soon launched her traveling ministry. She is a conference speaker, recording artist, songwriter, worship pastor and author. She is also a contributing author for a new women’s devotional, recently released and published by Thomas Nelson: “The Invitation”.

Bethany has been a featured guest on the TBN affiliate television station in Orange, Texas; LeSea Broadcasting in New Orleans, Louisiana; The 700 Club Canada; as well as the Jubilee Show on Destiny TV. She has ministered at numerous conferences across the nation. She also serves as the Baton Rouge Connection Director for an international organization, Christian Women in Media.

Both Joshua and Bethany serve as Executive Pastors on staff at Praise Church of Louisiana, under the leadership of Senior Pastors, Garland and Beverly Bilbo. They have one child, their precious son Beaux, who they welcomed into the world in 2017.