J. Warner Wallace thought the Jesus story was a myth. But he become curious enough to check out the gospels when a pastor framed Jesus as a wise sage. After six months investigating the claims of the gospels using his skill set as a cold case detective, J. Warner became a Jesus follower. J. Warner joins the team to share what convinced him that Jesus is alive and Lord of all.
Then, courage is something you grow into as you ask God to help you win the day-to-day battles when no one else is looking. Next, if you’re a parent you know it’s a challenge to raise your kids to know and love Jesus. J. Warner shares a powerful way we can do this. It’s a conversation about bringing the truth of Jesus to Gen Z. Finally, J. Warner shares the one thing that gave him pause as he investigated the Jesus story, that made him think, “Maybe Jesus really didn’t rise.”
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.