The Dwelling Place

The Dwelling Place
The Dwelling Place
The Dwelling Place

Welcome to The Dwelling Place, a respite for God’s servants, located three blocks from the beautiful Mississippi River, in the quiet little village of Cassville, Wisconsin. With open arms and open hearts we welcome you. Our goal is to see the body of Christ and Christian workers rested, healthy, and growing so they will be effective in life and ministry.

Those who are invited:

  • Born Again Couples/Individuals:
    • Vacations
    • Personal Retreats/Sabbaticals
    • Rest and Restoration
    • Extended Stays
  • Christian Groups
    • Women's/Men's Retreats
    • Family Reunions
    • Leadership Meetings

  • Cassville city pool in the summer
  • Indoor pool and water park in Dubuque , Iowa (1 hr) at The Grand Harbor Resort
  • National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium in Dubuque , Iowa adjacent to The Grand Harbor Resort
  • Snow Skiing near Dubuque, Iowa at Sundown Mountain Resort (Google for more information)
  • Snow Skiing near Galena, Illinois ( 1 ½ hr) at Chestnut Mountain Resort (Google for more information)
  • Hot Air Balloon Rides, Galena, Illinois (1 1/2 hr) (Google for more information)
  • Cross Country Snow Skiing (4 miles of groomed ski trails) in Dubuque , Iowa at the Swiss Valley Nature Preserve (Google for more information).
  • Sky Tour Zipline at YMCA Union Park Camp in Dubuque , Iowa (Google for more information).
  • Wisconsin's Famous “House on the Rock”, just 1 ½ hrs drive (Google it for more information on times and prices.)
  • Wisconsin's beautiful Dells, just a 3 hr drive. (Google it for more information). Take a picnic and make a day trip.
Outdoor Activites
  • Biking
  • Fishing & Hunting (Bring your own equipment)
  • Hiking or Leisurely Walks
  • Eagle Watching
  • Picnics
  • Playground/Gazebo on the banks of the Mississippi
  • Horseshoes
  • Hammock
  • Patio
  • Basketball
  • Puzzles
  • Games
  • Book Library
  • Music Library
  • DVD/VHS for Your Entertainment
  • DVD/CD Teachings
  • Pool Table
  • Exercise Room

Main Floor


Living Room


Dinner served at 5pm.


Family Room


Brunch: Mon-Sat at 10am; Sun at 8am

5 Bedrooms


Full sized bedroom on main floor.


Queen sized bedroom on main floor.


Queen bed. Main floor bedroom.


Queen and full beds in upper suite-sized room 1.


Queen and full beds in upper suite-sized room 2.

Lower Level


Game room


Exercise room

Lord, You have been our dwelling place.

Psalm 90:1 NIV

Laundry available.

The fee is $35 nightly for singles and $45 for couples. (in US funds) If you are booking a group/family we will discuss options.

ATTENTION: We encourage you to leave your cell phone and computer behind and rest while here. Leave our number with others so they can reach you in case of emergency. Come prepared to dwell in His presence.

Allergy Alert: A cat lives here

Booking Your Time at The Dwelling Place in Cassville, Wisconsin

Our heart is to meet your need. Please read thoroughly all the information on this site and follow the instructions to help expedite the process.

First send the application (email Beth Minikel at while getting the information on the referral letter to the proper people (pastor or sending agency) so they can send it to us (MUST be sent via USPS). We will check our calendar on availability and respond as soon as possible.

We look forward to serving you and will do our very best to accommodate you, but we do book on a "first-come, first-booked" basis. Please get your request in early.

Registration Process

How to register to stay at The Dwelling Place in Cassville, Wisconsin:

  1. Complete the Reservation Request Form below
  2. Pay the non-refundable $25 applicaton fee
  3. Have a Referral Form sent from your missions agency and/or pastor to: ServantCARE, P.O. Box 173, Cassville, Wisconsin 53806 (Sorry, but the referral letter MUST arrive through USPS for our files, NOT email)
  4. The following should be completed and emailed to

Requests for The Dwelling Place are best submitted at least a month ahead of time and at the very least two weeks prior to the time of arrival.

Reservation Request Form
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Have a question or need assistance?

Please contact us @ 334.355.3345