Robert Shannon tells a story that really happened in Kingston, Jamaica. Two Christian men were out visiting and invited a man to attend worship services. He said he would but he had no shoes. One of the men immediately took off his own shoes and gave them to the man, then he walked back home barefoot—two and a half miles. On Sunday, both were in church—a visitor with a new pair of shoes and his inviter with an older pair.

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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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