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Christian Retreat Center

Life is Relationships

A Ministry of Healing, Restoring & Training

Healthy Families

Strengthening families through the revelation of God’s Word

Healed Hearts

Providing rest for the weary in a safe, supportive environment

Hopeful Futures

Equipping believers for their God-given purpose

Years of Ministry
Lives Touched
Nations Reached
Young People Served
Refresh Your Soul

A Smoky Mountain Sanctuary

Formerly known as Christian Training Center International, we are passionate about hospitality at our Christ-centered retreat in rural North Carolina.

Victorious Living

We train believers to live victorious lives through biblical truth, experiential discipleship and family relationships.

Christian Leadership Training

We desire to see generations of leaders walking confidently in their calling and modeling Christ in their families and communities.

Respite for the Weary

The Inn is a restorative refuge where weary travelers can have an authentic encounter with Jesus.

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The Inn of Last Resort

The Inn of Last Resort

Formerly Christian Training Center International, we are a ministry of healing, restoring & training.

YOU can help us reach more young people with the transformational power of the gospel! Join our group of monthly, recurring givers, the "Innkeepers:" 🌱 Living Proof That Healthy Things Grow ...“We attended The Inn many years ago as teenagers. Our sons Ethan and Samuel attended this year. It was great to see them grow spiritually, mentally and physically. We got to hear our son preach and teach for the first time, which brought tears to our eyes. We really appreciate The Inn and all the people there—all the time and effort they put into it. It changed our lives, and we hope that it changes our children’s lives as well.” – Kate & Seth Greenly ... See MoreSee Less
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234 Watchman Lane
Franklin, NC 28734

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