It’s was an overwhelming gift of being filled with the love of Christ when Perry was 16, like waves and waves of liquid love rolling over him. And the very next day he sinned big time. God had given Perry such a beautiful gift and he trampled on it. Was there grace after such a failure? Then, we are born orphans, with an orphan spirit. But through the extravagant love of God, we are adopted into his family. And yet having been adopted, we can still feel like the orphan, we can still struggle to believe we are loved. Next, Perry had gotten his prized Ovation guitar for college graduation. Then the Lord asked him to give it away. He didn’t want to give up his precious! Next, 1000 Muslim people groups that have yet to hear the good news, “Lord break our hearts with what breaks yours!” Finally, Perry can’t believe it, of all the experts she could choose from to learn something new, Shawna would go with a nutritionist. And she stands her ground!
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.