Life Impact “Life Impact offers hosted places of rest, retreat and renewal (called Oases) for International Workers and Christian leaders. Our guests have the option of utilizing coaching services when they visit an Oasis. Each Oasis is hosted by a qualified couple or single and takes on the “flavor” of that Host’s gifts, calling, and experiences.”
Christian Hospitality Network “The mission of the Christian Hospitality Network is to give those in full-time ministry both at home and abroad the rest, esteem, and honor they deserve.”
Worldwide Lodging, Retreats, and Resources for those in Full-Time Ministry:
Assemblies of God
Care for Pastors
Converge Mid America
Free or Low Cost Retreat / Vacations For Pastors
Healing Choice Ministries
Just Between us/Christian Magazine & Ministry
Leading & Loving It
Link Care Center
Missionary Care Ministry
The Mission Finder
Missionary Resource Connection
Mountain Learning Center
OSCAR / UK Info Service For World Missions
Pastor Care Network
Pastor Care Northeast
Pastor’s Wives Thriving
Presbytery Pastoral Care Network
Sustaining Pastoral Excellence
The Mission Station
Tony Cooke Ministries
Free or Reduced Lodging and Ministry Resources for Pastor’s and Missionaries
Calvary Missions Resource Connection A GREAT site for missions resources “a ministry to missionaries and senders. Our primary goal is to provide missionaries with the information and resources that they need to enable them to fulfill the ministry God has called them to. In addition we work to equip pastors and senders with the information they need to support their missionaries as they prepare for the mission field, while they are living overseas, and upon their return to America.
Listed below are individuals and ministries that offer accommodation to missionaries when they are on home visits. Also check the listing of retreat centers in the Personal / Marriage / Family section of the website for other options.” (all annotations theirs — see there site for tons of other resources also)
Baan Sabai Located in southeastern Indiana, Paracletos Ministries runs Baan Sabai, a retreat center for missionaries, singles, couples or entire families, on a donation basis.
Bar-J Ranch Located in El Dorado, Arkansas, Bar-J Ranch invites pastors and missionaries and their families to stay for a reduced rate during the fall and winter months for a pastor’s retreat.
BMI Oasis In Richland, Michigan, BMI Oasis, a ministry of Bridge Ministries, Inc., offers accommodation and several retreat options for pastors and missionaries and their families for rest and renewal.
Buffalo Ridge Hospitality and Retreat Center In Williamsburg, Kansas, Buffalo Ridge Hospitality and Retreat Center is a ranch that provides accommodation for pastors and missionaries and their families.
Canna Country Inn In Etters, Pennsylvania, Canna Country Inn is a B&B that offers a 25%-75% discount for pastors and missionaries and their families.
Chalet Retreat Ministries Located in Roan Mountain, Tennessee, Chalet Retreat Ministries has 8 chalets, each sleeping 2-7 people, that they open to pastors and missionaries and their families for a low cost for strengthening and renewal and counseling when needed.
Christian Pastors’ Retreats In northeastern Tennessee, Christian Pastors’ Retreats has two cabins in which they offer accommodation for pastors and missionaries and their families on a donation basis.
Cleft Rock Located in southeastern Kentucky, Cleft Rock Retreat Center has three large cabins accommodating 4, 13, and 27 people. They allow missionaries and their immediate family to stay for free for up to three nights.
Coffee and Counsel In Bailey, Colorado, Coffee and Counsel provides free accommodation for 3-7 days for pastors and missionaries and their families.
D&D Missionary Homes In St. Petersburg, Florida, D&D Missionary Homes provides homes for missionaries who are on furlough, preparing to go on the field, or upon their return from the field.
Deer Ridge Ministries In Freeport, Illinois, Deer Ridge Ministries provides free 5-day self-directed retreats for ministers and missionaries and their spouses.
Diamond T Ranch Located in Clark Fork, Idaho, Diamond T Ranch offers reduced rates to pastors and missionaries and their families. They have hiking, fishing, horse-back riding, bicycling, and games available to guests.
Drink from the Spring In Vista, California, Drink from the Spring is a 3-bedroom house intended to be “a resting place where missionaries and foreign aid workers can come with their families to pause from their work for up to a year.”
Eden Ridge Near Crossville, Tennessee, Eden Ridge is a retreat center that offers an 80% discount to missionaries for 2-14 nights’ stay (possibly longer, subject to approval).
En Gedi Retreat In Yampa, Colorado, En Gedi Retreat has a cabin that sleeps six people on a working cattle ranch which is available for free to pastors and missionaries and their families.
Home of Peace In Oakland, California, Home of Peace offers reduced rates for pastors, missionaries, and their families for short-term accommodation in the B&B and long-term accommodation in a two-bedroom apartment which sleeps eight people.
Laurel Ridge Cabins In Summersville Lake, West Virginia, Laurel Ridge Cabins is a group of holiday cabins that offers a discount to pastors and missionaries and their families.
Missionary Retreat Fellowship In Jefferson Township, Pennsylvania, Missionary Retreat Fellowship provide affordable housing for missionaries on home assignment, making their seven homes available to rent at reasonable rates for short-term or long-term stays.
New Season Retreat Fifty miles west of Washington, DC, New Season Retreat is a two bedroom apartment that is made available for free for 1-4 nights to individuals and couples in full-time Christian ministry.
Norwood Christian Ranch In Norwood, Colorado, Norwood Christian Ranch invites pastors and missionaries and their families to stay for free for up to two weeks in one of their apartments or the cabin.
Schechem Tucson In Tucson, Arizona, Schechem Tucson provides a free 5-day retreat in their home for pastors and missionaries and their spouses.
Shelter Pines Near Colorado Springs, Colorado, Shelter Pines provides accommodation in an apartment that sleeps up to five. This is offered on a donation basis to missionaries on home visit.
Shepherd’s Refuge In Turner’s Corner, Georgia, Shepherd’s Refuge offers accommodation to ministers and missionaries and their families with scholarships available to cover the costs.
Shepherd’s Rest In Columbia, South Carolina, Shepherd’s Rest, a ministry of Godspeed Resources Connection, offers short-term accommodation and meals with informal debriefing.
Siloam Missionary Homes Located in Snow Camp, North Carolina, Siloam Missionary Homes has twelve homes available at a low cost to missionaries on home visit and retired missionaries.
Snow Mills Guesthouse In Bogart, Georgia, Snow Mills Guesthouse, a ministry of Missionary Care Ministry, allows missionaries to stay in three bedrooms of the main house or in a three-bedroom apartment for free for 3-days up to a month.
Sunrise Acres Retreat In Bedford County, Pennsylvania, Sunrise Acres Retreat is a Christian retreat center that offers a 25% discount to pastors and missionaries and their families.
The Dwelling Place In Cassville, Wisconsin, The Dwelling Place is a ministry of Servant Care offering inexpensive accommodation in a large home to single Christian workers and couples.
The Gathering Place Outside Charleston, South Carolina, The Gathering Place offers short-term housing for pastors, missionaries and their families.
The Haven Located in Eure, North Carolina, the Haven provides accommodation for missionaries for two days to two weeks for rest and renewal.
Vehicles for Furlough (also from “Calvary Missions Resource Connection and annotations again theirs)