Last night Perry was with someone in his family who doesn’t believe God loves him; who feels he’s under God’s condemnation. And as Perry drove home the Spirit said: “You and those who love him, need to believe for him. Next, the culture says, “The more busy you are, the more successful you are.” Jesus says, “Learn the unforced rhythms of grace.”
Then, Perry and his bride Teresa were in the ancient city of Corinth in Greece looking up at the Acro Corinth, a 1900 foot mountain and Perry thought—“I have to climb it.” He didn’t think, “I get to climb it.” There’s a massive difference between the two!
Next, the day Jesus kissed Shawna on the forehead. Then, Shawna’s challenge: 1-1-1. Pray for 1 person who doesn’t know Jesus at 1 pm for 1 minute, every day. Last, we don’t want to compete with every other ministry in West Michigan, we want to help every ministry in West Michigan succeed!
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.
The Perry and Shawna Podcast: Real life conversations reminding you that you’re Abba’s child and that you’re blessed to be a blessing and loved to share Jesus’ love.