Retreat and Rest
- Cedar Ridge Ministries
- Faith Mountain
- Lake Martin Episcopalian Retreat
- Mountain Top Retreat
- Mission Mountain Ministries
Gosport, Indiana | A place for rest and renewal for Christian workers and their families.
Rosedale, West Virginia | A retreat for Christians and their families. Special rates for pastors, missionaries and other Christian workers. Fully furnished cabins.
Tallassee, Alabama | A marriage retreat center providing rest and healing in a quiet relaxing atmosphere.
Bozman, Montana | Rest and renewal for pastors, missionaries and their families.
Mission Mountain Ministries exists to serve Christian missionaries by providing a retreat center near Glacier National Park in Montana where they can come to rest, be refreshed and refocus on their ministry. Location: Kalispell, MT. Missionaries receive a 90% discount. Pastors and other Christian workers receive a 50% discount.
Receive Counseling and Restoration
- Blessing Ranch
New Port Richey, Florida | Both a working ranch and Christian community that offers structured or unstructured programs for Christian leaders.
Wake Forest, North Carolina | A ministry bringing healing and renewal to Christian leaders through two-week retreat programs.
- Eagle’s Nest Retreat
Ouray, Colorado | A sanctuary of rest and recreation providing either professional counseling or unstructured vacation.
- Emerge Ministries, Inc.
Akron, Ohio | Provides a wide range of psychological counseling, therapy, testing, consultation, education, workshops and seminars for the Christian community.
Roan Mountain, Tennessee | Beautiful chalets for vacation, personal retreat or professional counseling. Ministry marriage retreats offered during winter months.
- Gray Fox Ranch
Alto, New Mexico | A private marital retreat. A special program for pastors provides intensive counseling and restoration.
- Kettering Clergy Care Center
Kettering, Ohio | Intensive, one-on-one, personal and marital counseling and much more. Residential facilities for 12-day programs.
- Marble Retreat Center
“Marble, Colorado | 12-day sessions of group and individual intensive crisis counseling for ministers.
- Mountain Learning Center
June Lake, California | A two-week mountain retreat for pastors and their spouses designed to revitalize relationships with God, self and others.
- Paraklesis Ministries
Grand Rapids, Michigan | Helps pastors, missionaries and their spouses grow spiritually, emotionally and relationally through counseling, seminars, consultations and retreats.
- Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
Grand Rapids, Michigan | The Christian Ministry Service addresses a wide range of mental health needs of people in ministry, including depression, anxiety, and marital and family problems, as well as particular ministry stressors.
- Tuscarora Resource Center
Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania | A beautiful campus in the foothills of the Poconos offering lodging, retreat facilities and intensive outpatient professional Christian counseling.
Missionary Care Organizations
- Barnabas International
Many services for missionaries and pastors.
- DSI (Developing and Shepherding International)
Brainerd, Minnesota | Counseling and residential services.
- Godspeed Missionary Care
Provides counseling, medical services and pastoral care for missionaries and their families.
- Heartstream Resources
Pennsylvania | A residential community facility for the restoration and healing of full-time Christian workers, especially those who minister cross culturally.
- Link Care Services
California | Candidate assessment, consultation, seminars, pre-field and re-entry services, and more.
- Missionary Care
Information about emotional care for missionaries, maintained by the task Force for member care under the auspices of the mission commission of the World Evangelical Fellowship.
- Missionary Care Database
No counseling services, but a very thorough database about missionary care and problems faced on the field. Download the entire database from:
- Missionary Retreat Fellowship, Inc.
Poconos, Pennsylvania | No counseling or therapy, just secluded houses for missionaries on furlough.
- Mission Training International
Colorado Springs, Colorado | A full service organization offering pre-field assessment and training, counseling, re-entry assessment, special MK programs, and more.
- Mobile Missions Care Team
Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire
Great Britain | “One Stop Centre for Advice and Resources.” UK related information about missionary and Christian work overseas.
- Sharpening Your Interpersonal Skills
Workshops for missionaries International Training Partners.