Little Girl Lost … Little Girl Found: from Addiction to Grace and Freedom

Jacquie Ferguson kept her dark secret for more than ten years. She grew up in the small town of Phelan, CA. raised by Christian parents Gary and Danielle Malkus. Her...

Ten-year-old Girl with Rare Brain Disease Asks Two Questions

A little girl originally from Apple Valley, CA, Sophia Campa Peters made a big request back in January 2018: Get the whole world to pray for her brain surgery. Sophia,...

Oasis Hair Salon Celebrates 25 Years with Christmas Charity Event

There is nothing quite like the joyful gleam in a child’s eye when he receives a gift at Christmastime. But what about those who live in foster care or...

Taking it to the Streets—Curbside Community Center Feeding the Stomachs and Souls of the...

When the Curbside Community Center van rolls into town, communities across the High Desert are served. Whether food, water, shoes, or clothing—Pastor Abel Razo and the more than 40...

California Pastor Commits Suicide After Struggling with Mental Illness

Southern California Pastor, Jim Howard, died from a self-inflicted gunshot to the head at home last Wednesday, January 23, after his battle with mental illness. Paramedics with the Los...

Former NFL Player Vernon Fox Shares His Journey of Football and Faith

Faith, football, and BBQ drew a crowd of more than 400 men to the Victorville campus site of High Desert Church (HDC). Special guest speaker for the event, Vernon Fox...

A Candid Interview with Steve Austin, Author of ‘From Pastor to Psych Ward’

California has mourned the deaths by suicide of two beloved pastors in under six months. Although tragic and sad, the deaths of Pastors Jim Howard and Andrew Stoecklein leave...

Socks, Shoes and Salvation Homeless Foot Washing Event

Azusa Pacific University (APU) Nursing students from the High Desert Regional Campus partnered with the Salvation Army to host the fourth annual Socks, Shoes and Salvation Homeless Foot Washing...

Real Women Retreat Planned for June 2018 in Ohio’s Amish Country

Ladies, did you get what you wanted for Christmas? Did any of your presents include a weekend away with other women of faith for a time of refreshing and restoration? If not, your hubby has a chance to redeem himself this Valentine’s Day. Ask him to buy you a weekend trip to the Real Women Retreat in Ohio’s beautiful Amish country.

California’s Assembly Approves AB 2943—Religious Liberty May Be Threatened

On Thursday, April 19, California's Assembly approved AB 2943 by a 50-18 vote. What does this mean? AB 2943 bans books, conferences, and counseling advocating the historic Christian theology of gender and...
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