Rest and Retreat

Retreat and Rest

Cedar Ridge Ministries

Gosport, Indiana | A place for rest and renewal for Christian workers and their families.

Faith Mountain

Rosedale, West Virginia | A retreat for Christians and their families. Special rates for pastors, missionaries and other Christian workers. Fully furnished cabins.

Lake Martin Episcopalian Retreat

Tallassee, Alabama | A marriage retreat center providing rest and healing in a quiet relaxing atmosphere.

Mountain Top Retreat

Bozman, Montana | Rest and renewal for pastors, missionaries and their families.

Mission Mountain Ministries

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.

(585) 406-3072

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.
    (970) 495-0920
  • Charis
    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.
  • Fairhaven
    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.
    (800) 421-8352
  • 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.