Days of Humor

Hello everyone! Posts such as these are the start of a small series called “Days Of”, in which our DLA students will share their personal stories from this year and everything in-between. We are DLA will be telling stories; to start this series, we have Hannah: I often look at experiences with an eagle eye […]

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Mission Trip: Cardiff, Wales

On Monday May 12th, 2014, DLA Core, Associate Staff (myself included), and Staff left on an 11-day adventure. Destination? Wales, UK. The trip was hosted and planned by Nigel James, Missions Pastor at City Temple Church, in Cardiff. From day one, their mission was to visit the historical sites of the Welsh Revival, intercede for […]

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2014 – Youth Leader Prayer Summit

Every year Desperation has the privilege of hosting our Youth Leader Prayer Summit in Colorado Springs CO. Youth pastors from around the nation came for refreshment and to renew vision for their youth groups back home. Each prayer summit DLA is not only in charge of setting up the conference but also in connecting with and ministering […]

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Winter Retreat 2014

After spending over a month apart from the community of DLA that we had all grown to love, what better place to reunite than in the mountains of Colorado? On January 2nd, all of DLA packed up and headed to Woodland Park to kick off the beginning of the 2014 year. We stayed at a […]

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Let Him Love You

May we not distance ourselves from, or mock hunger and desperation in our heart because it seems foreign from our present condition. Would we allow the Holy Spirit’s prompting and may another’s hunger provoke us to ask where our own lovesickness has gone. Too many times I find myself justifying how what I’m doing is […]

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Coram Deo 2013

Every Year, Desperation Students Ministries has an annual retreat up to Buena Vista, CO. What an amazing experience it was! God did some amazing things in the DSM students that attended. The highlight of the weekend was Saturday night; Pastor Brandon gave an incredible teaching on the Holy Spirit and God’s presence was heavy in […]

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