Barren Heights Christian Retreat Center

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We are pleased that you have dropped by for a visit.
But our true hospitality begins when you come to our retreat center in Scottsville, KY.  Barren Heights primary purpose is to provide families that have children with a physical or developmental disabilities a free weekend retreat – simply to relax, rest and rejuvenate. We look forward to hosting you!

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Recent News

  • BH Retreat and Community Center Calendar

    Published on April 5, 2016 calendar

    Want to know what’s happening at Barren Heights? Want to register for an event at the Retreat Center or the Community Center? Want to know who to contact? Check out our new interactive Calendar!!!! Barren Heights Calendar  Read More →

  • Donate “Free Money”

    Published on March 28, 2016 Kroger Amazon

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  • Work Day@BHRC

    Published on March 23, 2016 DSC_0031

    We would love to have you join us as we prepare the camp for this season! Click Here for more details and to sign up!  Read More →

  • Weather Closing

    Published on February 15, 2016 winter

    The Barren Heights Administrative Office is closed today (Monday February 15th) due to the hazardous weather.  The Men’s Community is still meeting 6:30-8:00 AM, this Monday morning and future Mondays.  Read More →

  • Community Center Christmas Party

    Published on December 14, 2015 Matthew Long

      At the Benefit Dinner we were pleased to officially announce the opening of the new Louisville Community Center, located at 11420 Watterson Court #800, Louisville, KY 40299. We are preparing to offer many different activities for the families and individuals we serve: Men’s Bible Study and Fellowship (Mondays) Women’s Bible Study and Fellowship (Wednesdays) Marriage Enrichment Events (Tuesdays) Family... Read More →

Recent Retreats

  • Retreat F Pictures

    Published on July 21, 2016 IMG_8009

    A weekend filled with lots of happy faces is a good weekend!  Read More →

  • Retreat E Pictures

    Published on July 12, 2016 DSC_0134

    “And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved” (Acts 2:21). Praising the Lord for one more heart turned to the Lord this weekend. We are very excited for you Emily!  Read More →

  • Retreat D Pictures

    Published on June 30, 2016 IMG_7681

    Friendship is a gift. And this gift was handed out generously throughout this weekend at Barren Heights.  Read More →

  • Retreat C Pictures

    Published on June 21, 2016 IMG_7419

    Life is better with God. Praising the Lord for a wonderful weekend at Barren Heights!  Read More →

  • Retreat B Pictures

    Published on June 21, 2016 IMG_7184

    “Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity!” Psalm 133:1  Read More →

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Scottsville, KY
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