Barnabas Center

Christian Counseling Center

1821 N. Knoxville Ave., Peoria, IL 61603
Phone: (309) 688-9282

Since many issues stem from problems with family and personal relationships, Peoria Rescue Ministries established the Barnabas Center to fulfill the need for Biblical counseling. Clients who are mentally, emotionally and spiritually discouraged can openly share their fears, hurts and difficulties and receive discerning Biblical wisdom.

Membership is held in the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Marriage, family, and individual counseling are available.


Counseling services include:

  • Pre-marriage & marriage
  • Family & parenting issues for all ages
  • Business & inter-personal relationships


Resource Speakers Available For:

  • Seminars
  • Retreats
  • Banquets
  • Churches
  • Christian organizations

The Barnabas Center is a faith ministry totally supported by financial gifts from friends, clients, alumni, and honorariums.

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May the Barnabas Center and Mike Krippel continue on in directing the lost to the most wonderful God I now know! Life isn’t perfect, nor easy. But with my hand in God’s hand… I do know He will get me through it. Many heartfelt thanks to you all.
— Anonymous