“I wish the unvaccinated would get vaccinated so this pandemic can end.” Or “The government has no right to force me to get vaccinated.” And we draw our lines in the sand and separate. But Jesus calls us to be different, to love when it’s hard! Then, loving your enemy is so hard. So, what do you do when the enemy that’s so hard to love is yourself? Next, five real life ways to love that person who’s so hard to love. And finally, the ancient Hebrew prophet Hosea was called to be wounded by his wife’s unfaithfulness, to show his people, to show you and me (!), how much God loves us.
Perry LaHaie is a radio host, singer, and songwriter with a passion to see the Great Commission completed in our generation. He was born and raised in northern Michigan, earned a degree in communications, and later a graduate degree in cross-cultural communications. Music and ministry have taken him all over the world. He served at Family Life Radio before serving with Frontiers, a worldwide ministry to Muslims. Perry and his wife, Teresa, have two children, Kali and Taylor.
Shawna Beyer has been a business owner, homeschool mom, church planter, project lead for a management consulting company, and church staff member. Born and raised in Southern California, she has been married for 25 years and is the mom of four. Shawna loves to help others discover a personal relationship with God that shapes how they think, feel, and live for Jesus daily. She loves being surrounded by her family and a good cup of coffee.