In 1981, Glenn was commissioned as a single missionary to serve with HCJB (now Reach Beyond) in Ecuador, South America by First Presbyterian Church (PCA) of Augusta, Georgia. Bonnie, the daughter of Wycliffe Bible Translators, John and Alice Brawand, grew up in Guatemala among the Rabinal Achí people. Upon graduation from Wheaton College in 1982, she went to Ecuador for a six-month internship combining ethnomusicology with community development. Bonnie and Glenn first met at HCJB in Ecuador, arriving two weeks apart. They were married May 7, 1983.
Since 1989 Glenn and Bonnie have been on loan to Inspiracom`s radio and Bible correspondence ministry along the US/Mexico border. President of Inspiracom, Glenn completed a PhD in Leadership Studies in 2017. Bonnie ministers in the areas of music and writing.
The Lafittes have two grown sons, two daughters-in-law, and two granddaughters. Jared and Mandy are parents of Audrey; Justin and Glenna are parents of Grey.
Glenn - President, Inspiracom Bonnie - Public Relations, Inspiracom
"Blessed are those whose strength is in you, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage." Psalm 84 (NIV)