Dr. Richard Blackaby (son of Henry T. Blackaby of Experiencing God) serves as the President of Blackaby
Ministries International. Richard earned a Bachelors degree in history from the
University of Saskatchewan as well as a Master of Divinity and a Ph.D.
in Church History from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He was
awarded a Doctor of Divinity by Dallas Baptist University. Richard
served as Senior Pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Winnipeg,
Manitoba and then as president of the Canadian Southern Baptist Seminary
in Cochrane, Alberta for thirteen years. Richard speaks internationally on the Christian life, spiritual leadership and revival.
Richard has co-authored several books with his father including: Experiencing
God: Revised Edition, Fresh Encounter: Revised Edition, When God
Speaks, Experiencing God Day by Day, The Experience, Spiritual
Leadership, Experiencing God: Collegiate Edition, Hearing God's Voice,
Called to Be God's Leader: Lessons from the Life of Joshua, Reality: 7
Truths from Experiencing God, God In the Marketplace and Discovering
God's Daily Agenda. Richard was the managing editor and contributing author of The Blackaby Study Bible. He also authored Putting
a Face on Grace: Living a Life Worth Passing On, Cross Seekers:
Discipleship Covenant for a New Generation and Unlimiting God:
Increasing Your Capacity to Experience the Divine. He and his wife, Lisa have three adult children.