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Center for Spiritual Renewal—East

Located at CrossPointe Conference Center in the scenic foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Christiansburg, Va., Center for Spiritual Renewal—East (CSR—East), is a discreet ministry offered by Foursquare that provides Foursquare leaders a place for sabbaticals and study breaks, as well as personal counseling.

The purpose of CSR—East is to support, strengthen, and serve our credentialed ministers who do the same for their congregations and communities on a daily basis. This ministry to pastors is tailored to individual needs and circumstances.

FAQs About CSR—East

What kind of accommodations does CSR—East provide?

Foursquare ministers are provided up to six nights and seven days of accommodations in a one- or two-bedroom apartment that is fully furnished and equipped, including all linens, kitchen utensils, dishes, a DVD player and Wi-Fi.

What is the cost for a stay at CSR—East?

There is no cost for licensed Foursquare ministers to stay for up to one week per year.

What am I responsible for?

  • Transportation expenses (to and from CSR—East, as well as any transportation needs during your stay)
  • Meals
  • Personal items

What is the nearest airport?

Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA) in Roanoke, Va., is approximately 40 minutes away from CrossPointe Conference Center, home of CSR—East. However, additional airports within a three-hour drive include the following:

  • Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh, N.C.
  • Piedmont Triad International Airport (GSO) in Greensboro, N.C.

Can I go to CSR—East for a family vacation?

CSR—East is not designed as a vacation destination. It is dedicated to renewal: spiritual, emotional, physical, and relational. Credentialed ministers and their spouses are welcome.

How do I make a reservation for CSR—East?

To begin the process, please contact John or Susan Coleman via email, or by calling 866.998.CSR1 (866.998.2771).

Contact Staff CSR—East

Chuck Shoemake, ministry leader
818.997.7371

Paul D. Kuzma, director

John & Susan Coleman, guest services
866.998.CSR1 (866.998.2771)

Tisha Lazare, administrative assistant
818.997.3212

Mailing address:

Center for Spiritual Renewal—East
900 Life Drive
Suite A
Christiansburg, VA 24073


Center for Spiritual Renewal—West

The Center for Spiritual Renewal—West (CSR—West), located in Los Angeles, is a safe and confidential venue where Foursquare pastors can come for spiritual renewal or for personal counseling.

Whether your need is preventive care, crisis intervention or simply much-needed rest, CSR—West’s counseling team and housing facilities are available to serve Foursquare pastors and their spouses.

In addition, access to various seminars and groups, as well as one-on-one counseling appointments via Skype, telephone or in person also are available.

FAQs About CSR—West

What is the cost for a stay at CSR—West?

There is no cost for licensed Foursquare ministers to stay at CSR—West for up to one week per year.

What costs would I be responsible for?

  • Transportation expenses (to and from CSR—West, as well as any transportation needs during your stay)
  • Meals
  • Personal items

What is the nearest airport?

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles is 20 miles away from House on the Hill, the primary location for CSR—West. Additional airports in the greater Los Angeles area are also within a reasonable driving distance:

  • Long Beach Airport (LGB) in Long Beach, Calif.
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, Calif.
  • John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Orange County, Calif.

What CSR—West facilities are available?

The primary location is at House on the Hill, located near Angelus Temple. The 9,400-square-foot home has five bedrooms and six bathrooms.

House on the Hill offers the option of sabbatical counseling, which allows pastors to reflect on personal issues in a safe environment. Counseling can be a one-time, in-person meeting or may involve multiple sessions; all counseling sessions must be arranged in advance.

A second venue is available as well, located in a small apartment two blocks from the Venice Beach pier in Santa Monica.  Those staying in Venice are welcome to schedule counseling sessions.

Linens, towels and Wi-Fi are supplied at both locations.

How long can I stay?

The two Los Angeles facilities (House on the Hill and the Venice Beach apartment) may be booked for up to one week each year.

Can I bring my family?

CSR—West is available exclusively to credentialed Foursquare ministers and their spouses.

Contact Us

For more information on CSR—West, email us, or call 213.989.4252.