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Pastoral Ministers Association

Pastoral Ministers Association (PMA)

The Pastoral Ministers of the Archdiocese of Brisbane have formed an Association which meets four times a year for formation and networking.

Upcoming Formation:

Membership is open to anyone who is appointed by the Parish Priest / Administrator to work for four (4) or more hours per week in a paid or unpaid pastoral role which may include but is not limited to:

  • Pastoral Associate
  • Pastoral Ministry Coordinator
  • Sacramental Coordinator
  • RCIA Coordinator
  • Lay Ministry Coordinator
  • Children’s Ministry Coordinator

The purpose of the PMA is to promote professional development, collaboration, communication (networking), and the well-being of pastoral ministers.

The PMA offers:

  • Peer support and regular networking
  • Ongoing formation and a forum to address issues of concern
  • Opportunities to increase your knowledge and share wisdom
  • Time out from your busy parish schedule to find a new injection of energy
  • Access to national issues
  • A feeling not of surviving, but of flourishing

The PMA is an independent self-funded body within the Archdiocese of Brisbane supported by Evangelisation Brisbane.

For more information on the Pastoral Ministers Association of the Archdiocese of Brisbane contact Evangelisation Brisbane or phone 3324 3440.