Meet Your Providence Church Team

Pastor Steven and the staff at Providence Church are always looking for ways to serve the individuals and families of the Beamsville and Niagara communities.


Pastor Steven deBoer, Lincoln Church

Steven deBoer, Pastor | Contact

Steven deBoer has been the pastor at Providence Church since 2005.

He is a relentless hoper in a better future, and is energized most by ideas, and witnessing things, people, families, churches and whole communities being renewed.

Steve enjoys coffee, conversations, and camping, and is a closet farmer at heart.

Steve is married to Lesley, and together, they have three children.


 Katie Riewald, Director of Community Connections

Katie Riewald, Director of Community Connections| Contact

As Director of Community Connections, Katie has the great joy of going out into the community, meeting with new people, making connections and loving Lincoln.

She has a heart for chasing after the Kingdom and seeing ways Jesus can transform neighbourhoods and communities. As a cliche former librarian, Katie loves reading, crocheting, drinking tea and cats.  She is married to James, and together they have 3 beautiful children.                                                                                                                                                                          


Veronica Dam, Lincoln Church

Veronica Dam, Office Administrator | Contact

Veronica Dam is the voice you hear when you call in and the hub of the Providence wheel as the office administrator and bookkeeper.

Her prior career included 21 years of home educating her 5 children, the most rewarding of jobs.

She is married to Clarence and she loves to read, sing, camp, play games, garden and play with her grandchildren.

If you have any questions about Providence, Veronica’s desk is a good place to start.


Beverly Roorda, Lincoln Church

Beverly Roorda, Director of Care | Contact

As Director of Care, Beverly's spiritual gifts of mercy and discernment serve and support Providence Church and the Community.

The heart of her role is facilitating care and making sure that people know they are valued and loved by the Lord.

She and her husband Darren enjoy cycling together, sipping coffee together and enjoying their adult children.


Scott Holmes, Lincoln Church

Scott Holmes, Director of Digital Technology | Contact

Scott Holmes volunteers as the Director of Digital Technology.

He manages our tech side, especially on Sunday mornings.

When he isn't volunteering, Scott is CEO of Extreme Technology Corporation.

He is married to Callie and together they have a daughter named Gracie.

He is an avid Buffalo Sabres fan.


Hemmo Oosterveen, Lincoln Church

Hemmo Oosterveen, Director of Facilities | Contact

Hemmo Oosterveen is the Director of Facilities.

With the support of volunteers like himself, Hemmo keeps our facilities and grounds functional, fresh and inviting to all. It’s also important to him that parents know their children are in safe spaces.

When Hemmo not volunteering, he is employed in the greenhouse industry. Traveling with his wife Theresa is a highlight, only to be outdone by spending time with their 3 adult children.


Kevin Stienstra, Lincoln Church

Kevin Stienstra, Director of Finance | Contact

Kevin Stienstra volunteers his time to act as the Director of Finance at Providence.

For his day job, he is a tax accountant at Grant Thornton LLP.

He is married to Nicole, and has 4 daughters, Jaylen, Mya, Lily and Ella. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing sports, and coaching his children at soccer.

Kevin's goal as Director of Finance is to manage the church’s finances so that the churches ministries and mission in the community can be blessed to the full extent possible.

We are delighted to welcome the Lincoln community to join us for Sunday morning worship service.