We won’t get more joy in life by trying harder, but we will by spending more time with the Joy Giver. Then we’re in a war with an unseen enemy, who preys on our weaknesses (Perry shares how the enemy is preying on him). Our enemy accuses us, tries to destroy us, he’s stronger than us. But he’s not stronger than the Jesus in us! It’s a conversation about finding strength in the battle!
Next, if you’ve given your life over to Jesus there’s a struggle going on inside between making life all about us and making it all about Jesus. And the key to living the “it’s all about Jesus life” is surrendering to, relying on the Holy Spirit. Finally, if you want to know Jesus in a face to face, deep friendship kind of way, we have to give up trying to be a good Christian. Wait. What? Check it out.
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.