While our true citizenship is in heaven, Christians in the United States are still quite grateful for the freedoms they have been given. Harry Emerson Fosdick said, “Liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have.” Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “For what avail the plough or sail, or land or life, if freedom fails.”


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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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