Rachel was born in Iowa but grew up in the mountains of Colorado. She attended Trinity International University in Illinois with her husband Joel and has a B.A. in Christian Ministry. Rachel believed the truth of the Bible from very young but came to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ in College. She has a passion for following God’s will in every area of her life. Anthem is the Wise’s second church plant as they want to show their kids that fulfillment and adventure come from obeying God. Rachel loves missions - especially in Africa, being outdoors, and remodeling houses.