by Ashleigh H. Ok I know DTS is actually finished, but I'm just borrowing the blog account for five more minutes... Here are an exhausted but inspired student's final post outreach musings! With three months of lectures at YWAM Chico, California and two months of outreach work across South Africa under our belts, the YWAM

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by Regan P. What is it like to come to YWAM Springs of Living Water in Chico for the first time? For many who come here, they say it was the peace and tranquility, the family atmosphere, and the tangible presence of God in this place that was most impacting. Savanna’s story is one of coming from a place


by Alanna B. In my life I’ve always had a tough time trusting. I hadn’t really trusted anything. Maybe it's that I never could accept reality about anything. Sorry if that sounds weird. I never really came to complete terms with things. So as I got older the thought of God and trusting somebody I

The average Christian knows too much about God

by Kayla C. The average Christian knows too much about God. The truth is, we don’t need information, but revelation. Christians need Jesus to reveal himself in the reality of our life and the world. Just like during Jesus’ time on earth, the Pharisees had knowledge but when they met the Christ face to face

Darkness to Brilliance: A Story of Redemption, Hope and Realizing God’s Purpose

by Regan P. Two years ago, Savanna’s world was a much different place. It was dark, depressing, and full of debauchery. A working university student, she looked normal, but knew better. “I was dead inside, shiny plastic with makeup.” Savanna started coming to Radical Reality camps here at YWAM Chico in 2008. It was the