We want YOU to join us for a life changing weekend this winter! Our Specialty Retreats run through the off season months, giving men, women, and couples the chance to grow and be encouraged by others walking the same path.

Preference is given to guests, but these retreats are open to everyone in the Barren Heights Community, so invite a friend and join us! We welcome guests, volunteers, donors, and prospective guests to apply. 

The cost of each retreat is $100 to secure your spot, due at the time of application. This deposit is refundable to guests who have children with physical or developmental disabilities. 


“Wild at Heart”


January 18th – 20th

Friday, 7 pm – Sunday, 12 pm (Central)

Wild at Heart isn’t just another men’s retreat. This weekend is an honest, no-BS trek into the deep passions and desires of a man’s heart, the healing of the wounds he’s taken in this battle, the realm of fatherhood and sex and God and calling—life as it was meant to be lived. Those who come say it is…Learn More


“Love & Respect”


February 16th – 17th

Saturday, 10am – Sunday, 12 pm (Central)

This overnight getaway provides a nice blend of relaxation, rejuvenation, and romance. Led by Marriage mentors Joe and Toni Rose, couples will learn about the relational building blocks of “Love & Respect,” why spouses react negatively to each other, and how they can deal with such conflict…Learn More




March 16th – 17th

Saturday, 10am – Sunday, 12 pm (Central)

Are you a mask wearer? That plastic fantastic. “I’m okay” mask? Would you like to discover the freedom of living an authentic, unmasked life? Join us! This getaway, led by study author and special needs mom Lori Jackson, is a relaxing retreat from daily life where you can connect with other women and be refreshed and inspired…Learn More

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