Renee Kievit

Community Life Pastor

Renee grew up in Stayner, Ontario where she was part of the congregation of Stayner Brethren In Christ Church.  She came to the Niagara area during her high school years to attend niagara Christian Collegiate and was an active part of our youth group at that time. After completing high school, she attended Messiah College in Pennsylvania and then Houghton College in New York where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree (Honors) with a major in Elementary Education and her Teacher’s Certificate.  After getting married and moving back to Wainfleet she worked for 4 years as a school teacher before sensing God’s call to move into Children’s ministry here at Wainfleet BIC.  Renee oversees Wainfleet’s large team of children’s ministry volunteers and directs our programming geared to children and families.  Recently she furthered her training by completing the Equipping for Ministry Study prgoram and she has also received her credentialling with the Canadian Conference of the BIC Church as a licensed Pastor.  Renee and her husband Ron have 3 children, Kyla, Tessa and Sierra.  They serve together as a family and have lots of fun enriching the lives of the children of our church.