God’s love in Jesus has embraced the worst, the unlovable in us. That’s what changes us. And now that we’ve been loved like this, we’re called to love the unlovable. For Luke Smallbone of For King and Country, the unlovable person for him was his bride Courtney as she wrestled with an addiction to prescription drugs. Then Shawna doesn’t like change because it’s uncomfortable and hard. But she realizes that becoming like Jesus requires change. Find out how she dances with that tension.
Next, singer-songwriter Tasha Layton had a lot of little wounding experiences growing up. And the enemy jumped on those wounding experiences with the lie: “You don’t matter, you should be ashamed of being yourself.” And the lies led to a suicide attempt. Then in high school, Perry and his buddies thought it would be a great idea to make a copy of the key to get into the gym to play hoops. But it was a BAD idea! Finally, what it looks like “to be ready to give a reason for the hope within you,” (1 Peter 3:15).
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.