• Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

    Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

    Since we began this ministry, dedicated volunteers have been a direct blessing to us, as well as a...
    Since we began this ministry, dedicated volunteers have been a direct blessing to us, as well as a blessing to the...
  • Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

    Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

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  • Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

    Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

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Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

Attention Pastors:

Check out our posted retreat schedule for 2019.

Provided as a gift to confirmed guests, Deer Ridge Retreat has beautiful suites with full baths. All meals are provided. Rest in comfort.

View our calendar to see the available retreats...
Check out our posted retreat schedule for 2019. Provided as a gift to confirmed guests...
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Pastors . . .

It's a great time of the year to spend time with God in our prayer chapel. Are you within or near by Stephenson or Winnebago Counties, Illinois? Then go to our prayer chapel reservation page and make inquiries, today!
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As a deer pants for flowing streams, So pants my soul for you O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God? Psalm 42:1-2 ESV
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If you are here considering a rest and renewal period, thank you for your interest in attending a sabbath rest retreat provided by Deer Ridge Ministries. Our website's Guest Information section lays out the process full time pastors go through from the point of interest to the day they arrive at our retreat location.
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Here is a quick reference list of the steps invited guests take during the registration to retreat process.
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If you are visiting the Guest Information section of our website today because you've officially received an invitation to attend a Deer Ridge Ministries retreat, there are retreat preparations you should know about summarized below:
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Check In - Sunday, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sunday night supper is served at 5:30 p.m. Plan to arrive before dinner, so you can unload and settle into your room and the house.
  • Blessed rest are the best words to describe Deer Ridge Ministries! My wife and I travelled 9 hours...and we have no regrets...only grateful memories!" - Pastor Jon Yarian
  • We rested, prayed, read, walked and drew closer to God as well as to each other... We are forever grateful to God for our time at Deer Ridge." - Suzy Erb
  • David and Louise are just fantastic. Their heart is for pastors and their mission is to minister to pastors and their wives... If you want to talk, they are there for you." - Andrea Vernon
  • Dave and Louise were so kind, warm, and encouraging. Our meals could be featured on the Food Network... We can't say enough good things..." - Earl & Rinnea Wetter

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Thank you for visiting our website. We have albums like this one for you to view in our photo gallery and more pics on our facebook page as well.
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 01 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 02 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 03 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 04 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 05 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 06 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 07 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 08 of 08

Please Let Us Know

How did you find our website?

Click and See!

Thank you for visiting our website. We have albums like this one for you to view in our photo gallery and more pics on our facebook page as well.
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 01 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 02 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 03 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 04 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 05 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 06 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 07 of 08
Winter Scenes at Deer Ridge Retreat 08 of 08