Redeemer faculty are actively involved in research activities, including publishing books and peer-reviewed journal articles. Below are some of faculty members’ most recent publications.



Beldman, D. (2020). Judges. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans.

Marroquin, R. (2019). El sobrino de las tias.  

Payton Jr., J. R. (2019). The Victory of the Cross: Salvation in Eastern Orthodoxy. Michigan: InterVarsity Press Academic.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Belcher, E.C. (2020). To what question is education the answer?  Christian Teachers Journal, 28(3), 8-11.

Belcher, E. C., & Loerts, T. (2020). Using Visual Journals as a Reflective Worldview Window into Educator Identity. International Christian Community of Teacher Educators Journal, 15(1), 14 pages.

Belcher, E. C., Maich, K., & Hardy, M. (2019). Teachers as Zookeepers? How Picture Books Describe Classroom Management. Language and Literacy, 21(4), 1-20.

Bowen, A. (2021). REAL LOVE: Kierkegaard, The Seducer, The Judge, and The Altar. Journal of Religious Ethics, 49: 577-595.

Bowen, D. (2020). A Grain of Faith: Religion in Mid-Century British Literature [Review of A Grain of Faith: Religion in Mid-Century British Literature, by A. Hepburn]. The Glass: Towards a Christian Understanding of Literature, 32, 60–62.

Braganza, M. E., Hoy, S., & Lafrenière, G. (2022). “They are my family”: Exploring the Usage of Spiritual and Religious Supports by Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence. Journal of Religion & Spirituality in Social Work, 41(1), 23-50.

Brouwer, D.H., Brouwer, C.C., Mesa, S., Semelhago, C.A., Steckley, E.E., Sun, M.P.Y., Mikolajewski, J.G., Baerlocher, Ch. (2020).  Solid state NMR data for the International Zeolite Association Database of Zeolite Structures.Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 297(1).

Chiang, G. R. (2020). New findings on the functional morphology of the male genitalia of the blood-feeding bug Rhodnius prolixus in the light of a different observation on living tissue. Anthropod Structure & Development, 59, 1–7.

Dieleman, K. (2020). Ecotheological Relationships in Elizabeth Barrett’s ‘A Drama of Exile.’”  Christianity & Literature, 69(3), 418-438.

Epp, T. (2021). So Many Paths: Reconsidering the Secular/Sacred Divide in Popular Music. Journal of Sociology and Christianity, 11(2), 5-34.

Faber, B. (2020). Covenant and Pedagogy. International Journal of Christianity and Education. 24(3), 254–268.

Flatt, K. (2020). The Secularization of Western Universities in International Perspective: Toward a Historicist Account. Review of Faith and International Affairs, 18(2), 30–43.

Green, B. & Sikkema, D. (2021) Excellence in Education: Recovering the Christian Virtue. Cardus Public Policy.

Joustra, J. & Joustra, R. (2020). Abraham Kuyper, Troublemaker. The Journal of Markets
and Morality, 23(2), 253-261.

Kosits, R., Good, M., & Linzel, M. (2020). The Role of Desire, Habit, and Temptation Resistance in the Relation Between Trait Self-Control and Goal Success: A Study of Religious Goals in a Highly Religious Sample. The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 30, 89-100.

Love, L.K., Hodgson, M.D., Keir, D.A. and Kowalchuk, J.M. (2021). Data Analysis Technique Influences Blood Flow Kinetics Parameter Estimates for Moderate- and Heavy-Intensity Exercise Transitions. Experimental Physiology, 107, 82-93.

Mirowska, A., Chiu, R. B., & Hackett, R. D. (2021). The Allure of Tyrannical Leaders: Moral
Foundations, Belief in a Dangerous World, and Follower Gender. Journal of Business Ethics.

Payton Jr., J. R. (2019). God’s Spies: The Stasi’s Cold War Espionage Campaign inside the Church [Review of God’s Spies: The Stasi’s Cold War Espionage Campaign inside the Church, by Braw, Elizabeth]. Occasional Papers on Religion in Eastern Europe, 39(2), 145–147.

Schat, S. (2021). Exploring Student Experiences of Teacher Care Communication: The Offering of Educational Care. Pastoral Care in Education. DOI: 10.1080/02643944.2021.1999311

Short, L.A., Mondloch, C.J., deJong, J., & Chan, H. (2019). Evidence for a young adult face bias in accuracy and consensus of age estimates. British Journal of Psychology, 110(4), 652–669.

Teeuwsen, P. (2020). School as the vessel of hope: The experience of faith and Dutch immigrant culture in Ontario Christian schools. In D.A. Luidens, D.J. Bruggink, & H.J. DeVries Jr. (Eds.). Dutch Reformed Education in North America: Immigrant Legacies in North America (pp. 165-183). VanRaalte Press.

Cavers, M., Fischer, J., & Vander Meulen, K. (2020). Spectral properties of sign patterns. Electronic Journal of Linear Algebra, 30, 183–197.

Van Rys, J. (2020). An Incarnational Imagination? Christianity, Narrativity, and Alice Munro’s “The Love of a Good Woman.Christianity and Literature, 69(2), 272–293.

Van Rys, J. (2019). In the Hills and Valleys of Perche. The Dalhousie Review, 99(3), 343–351

Vanderwoerd, J.R., & Lankfhof, K. (2020). An Exploratory Study of Stalking on Christian Campuses: Does that Happen Here? Christian Higher Education, 19(3), 177–191.

Vanderwoerd, J.R., & van der Woerd, E.R. (2020). Is There More to This Story? Christianity in Social Work History and Implications for Social Justice. In Scales, L. & Kelly, M., Christianity & Social Work: Readings on the Integration of Christianity and Social Work Practice (pp. 63–80). North American Association of Christians in Social Work.