Ivan and Jennifer Rasch serve the Lord through LCMS World Mission in West Africa. The Rasches live in Nigeria, and Ivan is the volunteer coordinator for English-speaking West Africa. In this role, he works in The Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone. There, he serves as the assistant to the area facilitator and helps to connect American short-term missionaries and missionary teams with work being done in our partner Lutheran churches. Jennifer teaches choral music for Kindergarten through 12th grade at Hillcrest School in Jos, Nigeria. Hillcrest is the school that their children attend and the school that Ivan attended as a boy. Ivan and Jennifer also help with outreach in the local community and support and encourage local congregations in the Jos and Ogoja areas.