Gratitude is life-giving. That’s what God’s word shows us, but science also backs it up! Then salvation is SO much more than just a ticket to heaven. It’s being made well in every way—body, soul, mind, and spirit which is what we’ll experience in the new heavens and new earth. But it’s also the future resurrection breaking into our now! Next, how to make gratitude a muscle so that you’re strong especially when life is hard. And finally, a conversation about CS Lewis’ thoughts on grumbling: “Hell begins with a grumbling mood, always complaining, always blaming others...but you are still distinct from it…But there may come a day when there will be no you left to criticize your grumbling, but just the grumble itself, going on forever like a machine.”
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.