Rick Hiemstra is Director of Research and Media Relations at the EFC. Prior to coming to the EFC, he served a Wesleyan pastor and a high school mathematics and computer science teacher. Rick speaks on Canadian church and cultural trends, including the new Renegotiating Faith research about emerging adulthood and faith formation.
He has recently contributed to Canadian studies on Bible engagement, local church missions engagement and emerging adulthood and faith formation. Currently, he is leading a study on small evangelical churches and another on parental discipleship of children in the home.
He holds a BMath from the University of Waterloo, a BEd from Ottawa University and an MTS from Tyndale Seminary.
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