Pastor Set to Prayer Run 1,300-Miles Around Washington State After Hearing From God

He plans to travel 1,300 miles on foot, bicycle and kayak in an effort to circle the state in prayer — here’s why: DeScala, 41,...
He plans to travel 1,300 miles on foot, bicycle and kayak in an effort to circle the state in prayer — here’s why: DeScala, 41, started to train for his long journey, which will begin on June 24, after a cousin suddenly died last year from a mysterious illness. The devastating event left the preacher feeling hopeless. Not long after, he said he heard God speak to him. “I literally heard God say to me, ‘I want you to pray around the state of Washington,'” he said. At first, DeScala was hoping he’d be able to pray from the comfort of his...