Ministry for Married Couples in Christian Ministry
SHM is an Intensive Retreat Ministry for couples in Christian leadership who need a place of sanctuary, healing and restoration.
Welcome to Shepherd’s Heart in Canada. †
We Are Here For You!
Shepherd’s Heart is an Intensive Retreat Ministry for married couples in Christian leadership who need a place of sanctuary, healing and restoration. SHM is a “financially sponsored ministry” helping ministry couples move through their deep distress. We provide Biblical spiritual, emotional, practical teaching solutions in a confidential, safe environment. Our private retreat Sanctuaries are a place where a couple is cared for and loved during a “Five Day Intensive” of specialized pastoral care.
Pastoral Care Specialists
We are Pastoral Care Specialists, trained and experienced in the SHM Marriage Intensive model developed by the founders of Shepherd’s Heart Ministry – Larry and Lorrie Russell. Our pastoral care Intensives are uniquely designed for couples in Christian leadership. We provide biblically grounded and Christ-centered solutions.
The private Intensive sessions are conducted in a safe and comfortable environment providing specialized care with our trained pastoral couple – Carsten and Linda Pellmann – Shepherd’s Heart is committed to pastors, missionaries and leadership couples serving in para-church ministry.
Where Are We?
Shepherd’s Heart retreat Sanctuaries are presently located in four countries.
Sanctuaries in Canada are on the Sunshine Coast, Pender Harbour, British Columbia. In Ontario at Eagle Lake, Halliburton; Horseshoe Valley, near Barrie; and Niagara-On-The-Lake near Niagara Falls.
What We Do
1 Provide our guest couple with safe and strictly confidential specialized pastoral care in a beautiful setting. 2 Help remove financial barriers to attending our five day Intensive. 3 Facilitate healing solutions that renew a Christian marriage..read more about qualifying for an Intensive >
March 29 – April 3, 2020: Pender Harbour – FILLED
April 5-10, 2020: Pender Harbour – OPEN
April 19-24, 2020: Pender Harbour – OPEN
April 26 to May 1, 2020: Pender Harbour – OPEN
May 10-15, 2020: Pender Harbour – FILLED
May 16-22, 2020: Pender Harbour – OPEN
September 13-17, 2020:Silver Eagle -OPEN
September 20-25, 2020: Silver Eagle – OPEN
October 4-9, 2020: Silver Eagle – OPEN
October 18-23, 2020: Silver Eagle – OPEN
October 25-30, 2020: Silver Eagle – OPEN
Nov 22-27, 2020: Silver Eagle – OPEN
January 19-24, 2020: Silver Eagle – CLOSED
February 16-21, 2020: Pearable Retreat – CLOSED
SILVER EAGLE: Is in the Haliburton tourist region, three hours from Toronto International airport. The lakefront Upper and Lower Lodges are beautiful spaces where you will be lodging in a fully equipped private suite.
PEARABLE: You will be staying within the Niagara Wineries tourist region. The Guest House will be your private sanctuary near Niagara Falls at Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario.
CARRIAGE HILLS: It is our privilege to welcome you to this country resort setting one hour from Metro-Toronto. You will stay as our guests in your own luxury Condominium suite near Barrie, Ontario, at Horseshoe Valley.
Begin SHM Intensive Screening
We are here to help you. We prefer you click on the “Start Screening” button and begin the process. Your information is sent securely to our Intake Executive Assistant. Confidentiality is assured. She will call you, listen and pray with you. You will hear more about us and she will learn more about you in completing the screening process for an SHM Intensive experience.
OR call our Executive Assistant @ 1 (303) 884-8030 / email form, addresses, donate, USA web link below
Friends of Shepherd’s Heart Ministry
Friends of Shepherd’s Heart invest a wealth of volunteer and financial ministry support that make each ‘Five Day Intensive’ possible.
The Prayer Team / Pastoral Care Specialists / SHM Board and Leadership Team
The owners of the SHM Sanctuaries / Financial Partners / Referral Ambassadors
Host Couples / Co-ordinators / Food and Beverage Coordinators / Event Volunteers
Canadian Marriage Conference Team – Gerry and Kathy Kraemer
We invite you to prayerfully consider partnering with us …Donate by Credit Card or if you prefer, mail a cheque or money order. We issue charitable donation tax receipts.
DONATE IN CANADA – Make cheque or money order to Great Commission Foundation. Include a note or write on the memo line of the cheque, GCF # 791 Shepherd’s Heart Ministry. Mail to: Great Commission Foundation, PO Box 14006, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 0B4.
DONATE IN USA – Make cheque or money order to Shepherd’s Heart Ministry. Include a note or write on the memo line of the cheque for Carsten & Linda’s support in Canada. Mail to: Shepherd’s Heart Ministry, PO Box 4808, Parker, CO. 80134, United States. Credit Card Donation – call Gail @ 1.303.884.8030 Exec Asst and inform her the donation is for our Canadian Ministry.
28 Brunswick Ave
London ON N6G 3K8
Canada. email Carsten & Linda – firstname.lastname@example.org
PO Box 4808
Parker CO 80134
1 (303) 884-8030. email Gail – email@example.com
To visit our USA website 🔗 Web site USA