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 […]Read more "Days of Humor"
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 […]Read more "Mission Trip: Cardiff, Wales"
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 […]Read more "2014 – Youth Leader Prayer Summit"
Pastor Dan Perkins and the DLA staff took us all skiing on February 20th of this year. It was such a blessing to be able to take a day off from our daily schedule and have the opportunity to ski or snowboard in the beautiful mountains of Colorado. It was a day packed full of […]Read more "DLA Ski Trip – Monarch Mountain – 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 […]Read more "Winter Retreat 2014"
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 […]Read more "Let Him Love You"
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 […]Read more "Coram Deo 2013"