American restaurateur Jason Wolin has a large collection of memorabilia connected to the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. The Duke of Windsor would have been King of England, but gave it up to marry the Duchess. Plans had been made for his coronation, but it never happened. In the collection are rare pieces of china and pottery made for the coronation that never was. In a different sense, Jesus never had His coronation. Instead of being crowned as King, He was crucified; but we believe some day in the future He will return and be acknowledged as King of kings and Lord of lords.


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A third generation preacher, Mike Shannon is Professor of Preaching at Cincinnati Bible Seminary of Cincinnati Christian University. He has served as a preaching minister, church planter, and college professor. His most recent preaching ministry was at the historic First Christian Church of Johnson City, Tennessee. In his nearly two decades at Cincinnati Christian University, Mike has served as both professor and Dean of the Seminary. He has also been an adjunct professor at Milligan College and Northern Kentucky University. Mike is the author or co-author of several books.

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