• 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

    Take a virtual tour of Deer Ridge Retreat or view other albums on our photo gallery page.
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Providing the Gift of Free Sabbath Rest Retreats for Pastors and Spouses

Pastors . . .

It's a great time of the year to spend time with God in our prayer chapel. Go to our prayer chapel reservation page and make inquiries, today! 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? Then go to our prayer chapel reservation page and make inquiries, today!
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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.
  • Resting, reading, and reflecting in such a caring environment helped bring renewal to our hearts as we returned to our place of ministry." - Mike & Janet Hopper
  • We deeply appreciate this haven of rest for pastors. It provides the place and space that we need to connect with God, his purposes and one another..." - Jim & Vicki Egli
  • We came away revived, refocused, and ready to face the realities of the ministry world... Church member, please SEND your pastor. He needs it!" - Fred & Deb Perkins From Florida
  • It's a great place to invest quality time with God and your spouse... a haven of rest, more rest, renewal, and restorative reflection." - Robin & Kathryn Tyner

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Previous Guests

Here are some previous guests of Deer Ridge Ministries. We have more albums like this one for you to view in our photo gallery and many pics on our facebook page as well.
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 01 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 02 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 03 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 04 of 04

Please Let Us Know

How did you find our website?

Previous Guests

Here are some previous guests of Deer Ridge Ministries. We have albums like this one for you to view in our photo gallery and more pics on our facebook page as well.
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 01 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 02 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 03 of 04
Previous Guests at Deer Ridge Retreat 04 of 04