Visions Beyond Ministries

Fostering Christian Retreats in Aviation Settings


An invitation from Mitch and Teresa Pennington, Founders of Visions Beyond Ministries:

“Fostering Christian Retreats in Aviation Settings” since 1996, as a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization, Visions Beyond Ministries purpose is to help people find a vision beyond their circumstances through a relationship with Jesus and the application of his teachings in their lives.

Hosting Christian Retreats

We welcome you to Medley, WV where there are facilities available to us on location from our home and through Heaven’s Landing Retreat where we help to develop and nurture our most valuable resources...our youth, and families.  We offer Marriage Enrichment Seminars, Discipleship Mentoring, Financial Coaching for debt free living, and Fellowship Events to enhance the Christian family life experience.  You can view those facilities at .  Contact us about special rates for hosting your next Christian Retreat!

Serving the Servants 

It is our desire to serve the servants, by offering pastors and missionaries an affordable getaway at Heaven’s Landing Retreat during the summer months.  Contact us for details. 

We also participate with churches and missionary organizations in various capacities to help meet needs as they arise in the field on short term mission trips.

Visions Beyond Ministries has been invited to partner with World Missions & Evangelism assisting in The INSTAR Project.  Through networking, recruiting, serving, training and hosting training events we hope to help them reach their goals for: 2020 Vision

“The vision of The INSTAR Project is to conduct trainings that begin initial leadership groups for Disciple Making Movements in every one of the 21 nations of Latin America, as well as among any Caribbean nations. In addition, INSTAR envisions the formation of a coalition of missional groups, churches, and agencies to work cooperatively in initiating Disciple Making Movement projects in greater Latin America.”  For more information about World Missions & Evangelism visit their website

Aviation Related Ministry

Through aviation camps we hope to inspire the youth with the desire to serve through aviation ministry. 

Serving in partnership with other missionary organizations in aviation related ministry providing accommodations and a unique missionary pilot training environment at Heavens Landing Airstrip (4WV4). We offer pilot services and advanced flight training in support of missionary aviation.   You can view those services and facilities at 

Visions Beyond Ministries is a member of the International Association Missionary Aviation a network of professional missionary aviation organizations.


Ministry in the Field

Providing advanced flight training and pilot services transporting missionaries and supplies to Latin America, the Caribbean and other areas as The Lord leads.  We are currently looking for a Cessna C-206 to use for Missionary Pilot Training and for flights in support of missionary aviation. 

Where ever we minister, it is our objective to facilitate an environment in which people can turn to God to help them heal their pain and solve their problems. Our goal is to build lifelong relationships by serving, mentoring, discipling and helping people reach their goals for the kingdom of God.


Mitch and Teresa Pennington 

Heavens Landing Airstrip (4wv4)

353 Heaven's Landing Lane

Medley, WV 26710

Phone: 304-703-5898



Visions Beyond Ministries, a 501c3 Organization