Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the Shalom Home intended for?

The Shalom Home is a nonprofit organization under the umbrella of the Christian Healing Center, Inc. Ormond Beach, FL with a specific mission to serve pastors and ministers in Full-time or part-time ministry, missionaries, church leaders and combat veterans who need healing of their body, soul and spirit. We have a heart for Christian leaders who need healing and empowerment. We also have a heart for any combat veteran who suffers from the trauma of service (PTSD). The Shalom Home is not a “Hotel” or a “Bed and Breakfast”. Our home is here to serve those who are need of refreshment, healing and empowerment.

What is check-in time?

We would prefer you come between noon and 2 pm, and leave by noon on the day of departure.  Check out time is 11 am .but we are flexible with both arrival and departure times

How long can I stay?

Most ministry couples that come, stay 2 to 3 days and some stay for a week or a little more.

Can I bring my pet… or my children?

We love children, but the ministry is designed to provide healing, restoration and empowerment for couples and singles. We have to keep in mind that our home is located in a country setting, therefore, the Shalom Home would not be the best environment for pets or children.

Are meals included?

The Shalom Home is a prepare your own meal facility. You may also bring your own food if you like, There are two super markets 12 miles away in Deland, FL.

What should I bring?

When you arrive we’ll have a warm and comfy bed in which to stay! Our bedrooms come complete with linens and blankets, pillows and towels. You maybe sharing a room with another visiting pastor or minister. Please, be aware of what you will need to bring toiletries including shampoo, soap and any other personal items such as medications.

You may want to also bring the following:

Your Bible, Journal and/or writing material.

Things you CANNOT bring:

»Cigarettes, cigars or pipes (This is a nonsmoking environment).
» Alcohol (liquor or beer), illegal drugs or medications not in your name, firearms or self-defensive weapons.

What about TV, Internet, and Cell phone use?

No TV,, or internet is provided. We do have excellent cell phone towers nears by.  Our recommendation is that you try and “unplug” and allow yourself the time to connect with God in solitude and quietness away from the noise of today's digital life.

How much does it cost?

We rely on the donations of our guests to operate the home. We have a suggested donation of $40 per night for a regular room and $50 per night for the Master Suite. We also request a $100 reservation deposit that is applied to your stay, when you reserve your dates. We go to great expense to prepare the home for our guests, so if you don't show up, the reservation deposit is non-refundable. However, if you cancel your reservation 7 days before your arrival date we will refund your reservation deposit.