Joby Martin, lead pastor at The Church of Eleven 22 just can’t get over the gospel, neither can Perry’s dad! Then, Perry began praying for the guy next to him and all he could do was weep. It’s what the Holy Spirit does for us all the time! Praying for us with groans that words cannot express. Next, singer, songwriter Zach Williams was running from God ten years ago and how Jesus found him.
Then, it would be hard to find a more horrible person in all the bible, and why the Lord forgave him. Next, when you come to God in prayer as a Jesus follower, before you confess even one sin, you are already clean. Really? Then, maybe there’s a Nineveh in your life, a group of people or a person you think will never turn to Jesus. And if you’re brutally honest, you don’t want them to.
Perry LaHaie's passion is to know Jesus and make Him known. “I’m all in with Jesus but not all put together. I need Jesus right now as much as I did when I first started following Him!” Perry says. In addition to co-hosting Perry and Shawna Mornings, Perry is a singer, songwriter, recording artist, and advocate for those who haven’t yet heard the gospel, especially those in the Muslim world. Born and raised in northern Michigan, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Communications and a graduate degree in Cross- cultural Communications. Perry also serves with Frontiers, a worldwide ministry to Muslims. Perry and his bride, Teresa, call Holland, Michigan home. They have two adult children, Kali and Taylor, and Taylor’s bride, Bri.
Shawna Beyer has a way of telling stories that create personal connection— to her, to one another, and to God. She has been a homeschool mom, church planter, project lead for a consulting company, and church staff member. Though she’s been involved in ministry with her husband (Dan) in Iowa, Arizona, and now Michigan, she was born and raised in Southern California and as they say, “You can take the girl out of California . . .” She is mom to four grown kids (Bryn, Drayson, Eden, and Haven) who no longer need her but humor her anyway. Shawna is passionate about the rhythms we weave into the fabric of our lives to fall more in love with God each day. Healthy foods are her go-to, but she will abandon that whole track in a heartbeat for a homemade cinnamon roll like Grandma used to make.
Perry and Shawna Mornings helps start your day with heart-to-heart conversations, compelling guests, and songs reminding you that you are Abba’s child! You have been blessed to be a blessing, and you have been loved to share Jesus’ love!