Shawna admits, "I struggle with feeling invisible, that I don’t matter. And so I end up using so much energy trying to prove myself.” Then, Mishal, a delightful Muslim boy used to stutter because as a little boy his father beat him. But when he heard the gospel and believed, Jesus healed his heart and his stuttering. And this delightful boy has something to teach us about sharing Jesus!
Next, Perry admits, “I’m tired of living in the courtroom. I’m worn out from trying to get my identity from my performance.” Then, you’re in a conversation. You want to share your love for Jesus. But it’s just so awkward to move from trivial to spiritual. We’ve got some ideas. Last, original sin, that we’ve been born with the DNA to want to sin is actually good news. Really? Yup. Share this encouragement with someone else!
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!