St Barnabas Mission Giving

  Mission to Romania - £2,400  for three years.

This has been a mission supported by the whole Canford team for many years. We are linked in with a Dutch Christian organisation called Phoneo who have a base in Romania.    Most of the work involved a building projects.


Barnabas Fund - £1,000 a year.

                                         This mission exists to direct aid exclusively to Christians around the world. They are seeking to meet both practical and spiritual needs, and have a strong and fruitful mission to Christians persecuted for their faith.



The Message Trust - £1,000 per year for three years.

This is a fantastic uk based Christian Mission birthed in Manchester over 20 years ago. The world Wide Message Tribe were the face of this trust in the early years, but it has now evolved into an amazing ministry working with young people in England, Scotland and Wales. It has developed a prison ministry, works in schools and has a number of Eden buses that visit deprived communities. Fully equipped with the latest hi-tech equipment.  The Message Academy has also been set up to teach and train young people about urban evangelism. 

Palm Tree - £1,500.

Dick Bell is working on the Island of Ometepe in Nicaragua helping farmers to grow fresh produce.                                                                                                  They are hosting a big Gospel Crusade in 2017 with Alf Cooper.

St Barnabas also support mission with occasional one off payments           2016 payments were made to:

                     Hope FM - £500 to help keep them on the air.



Lizzie Dorey - £750 for her one year training placement at St Helen’s Bishopgate Church in London.

Whole Parish Mission

Supported by St Barnabas, The Lantern & Canford Magna Parish Church.

Bible Society
- £600 a year

The Bible Society’s basic mission is to get God’s Word in as many peoples hands as is possible in their own language.  They work around the world.



Poole Missional Communities - £333 a year

This is a Fresh Expression Project trying to do church differently.



Salisbury Sudan - £500 a year.

This supports Christian Ministry in Anglican churches in the Sudan.

Sudan - Salt and Soap - £100 a year

This is literally salt and soap for Christians in South Sudan

Theological - £100 a year. A Wimborne Deanery initiative to support training of church leaders.


CPAS - £500 a year.

Supporting evangelical ministries in Britain and creating new resources to share the Gospel.



CMJ  - £500 a year

Christian Mission to the Jews; encouraging Jewish people to embrace Jesus as their Messiah.



Pramacare - £500 a year 

                   A Christian based homecare organisation working mainly with the elderly.



Committee Members


Revd Geoff Boland, Pip James, Andrew Palmer, 

Walter Meyer, Jim Woodhouse