Barbara Heil is a former Pentecostal minister and Pastor who has traveled the world as a missionary, teacher and evangelist. After an amazing journey, Barbara came into full communion with the Catholic Church in April of 2013. She is a dynamic inspirational speaker with a passion to awaken others to their destiny and purpose in Christ, and to lead people in deepening their walk with God. Barbara was a widow for seven years before marrying her husband, Jeff. Together they speak and minister across America, as lay missionaries around the world. They reside in Iowa, and together have 8 children and 11 grandchildren.
In September 2021, Barbara was one of two American speakers at the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress in Budapest, Hungary. Two months later, she also helped us inaugurate the diocese’s Holy Spirit Alive yearly conference.
You can learn more about Barbara and Jeff’s work on their From His Heart Ministries website.