Rev. Dr. Rau is an Emergency Medical Technician and Emergency Medical Services Chaplain.

Rev. Dr. Rau was ordained by Saint Luke Evangelical Christian Ministries on March 10, 2004. Rev. Dr. Rau received his honorary Doctor of Divinity on May 10, 2005 He is the founder of Blessed Day Ministries and Spiritual Care and is the sole officiate.

Rev. Dr. Rau has been involved with Christian ministry for over 20 years in a variety of roles. He has sung in church choirs for several years. He has also served as a Director of Music for the past 17 years . His call in ordained ministry is that to serve others through a wedding ministry and to be a clergy for those who do not have a home church.

Rev. Dr. Rau lives in Baldwin WI with his family.