Today we’d like to introduce you to Beckie Pérez.
Beckie, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far. “When my husband, Mike, and I met and started dating, we were both super active in different ministries and groups at our church in La Mesa (Journey Community Church). In fact, we had an unplanned wedding on a missions trip to Haiti!
I believe it was the experience of spending time in a third world country orphanage that God really started to work in our hearts to plant the seed that would become the 29:Eleven Maternity Home. I always…”
In the stunning, seaside city of San Diego, a brand new maternity home is in the process of opening. Located in the suburban area of Lemon Grove, the “Twenty-Nine: Eleven Maternity Home” (from Jeremiah 29:11) is the vision of a local couple, Mike and Beckie Pérez.
Mike Pérez originally bought the property as a second location for his attorney practice, but the couple felt almost immediately that God was calling them to do something more profound with the home. He and Beckie began...
People often get on a soap box about saving the lives of unborn children, but Mike and Beckie knew they needed to do something—and trust that their efforts would serve God’s plan.
When Twenty-Nine: Eleven Maternity Home became their mission, they created a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation (Imago Dei Ministries) with the goal of providing a maternity home for single women in crisis pregnancies. They traveled…