Vision and Mission Statements


People and communities encouraged and nourished to participate wholeheartedly in God’s transforming life in the world.


Barnabas Ministries embodies the mission of Jesus by promoting transformation, nurturing spiritual leadership, and as a catalyst for spiritual vitality in Australia.

In particular, it exists to –

a) provide an ongoing spiritual formation resource by educating about and providing spiritual direction and supervision;
b) develop and implement processes for training spiritual directors, retreat leaders and supervisors;
c) provide opportunities for spiritual formation and deepening through retreats and workshops;
d) sponsor solely or in partnership with others, one-off events, both local and national, which nurture spirituality in Australia.