The World War I memorial at Edinburgh Castle in Scotland has this quotation from a Greek writer (Thucydides):

“The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not graven only on stones over their clay, but abides everywhere without visible symbol, woven into the stuff of others' lives.”

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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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