What is God's Resort?

GOD'S RESORT is a not-for-profit corporation offering transitional housing. GOD'S RESORT exists to help people through a Christ-centered community to choose freedom from their past and reach their full potential as children of God.

What does God’s Resort offer?
GOD'S RESORT offers a Stability Plan centered on healthy relationships, and safe housing in the form of drug and alcohol-free apartments and houses in the neighborhood of 14th and Pearl in Joplin, Missouri. The 28 dwellings are one and two-bedroom units that rent from $415 to $515 per month. A few dwellings have three bedrooms and rent for $615 per month.

We offer a relationship-based program to help people heal from past hurt and prepare for a new season of life.

Who can God’s Resort help?
GOD'S RESORT is tailored to help individuals who seek a self-sustaining lifestyle but are unable to meet the typical standards required for safe and affordable housing.

Who should seek a transitional home at God’s Resort?
A good candidate for residency at GOD'S RESORT:

  • Needs affordable housing but does not have the credit background to qualify for traditional housing or utilities

  • Has an income source and is ready to pay rent for their living space

  • Understands their need for regular employment and is employed

  • Has dedicated him or her self to a drug and alcohol-free life

  • Is at least six months clean of any substance addiction

  • Desires a community of Christ-centered support

  • Is motivated to change, desires a stable life, and is ready to move forward to the next level of productive citizenship within the community

What should I do if I have a potential candidate for God’s Resort?
Send your friend to the GOD'S RESORT offices in the Community Center to fill out an application for residency.

God’s Resort
1501 S. Pearl
Joplin, MO 64804
Ph: 417/553-4080