A.A. Milne’s Winnie the Pooh stories have delighted children and adults. In one of his stories, Pooh and Piglet are walking home together at the end of the day. After a long silence, Piglet asks, “When you wake up in the morning, Pooh, what’s the first thing you say to yourself?”

“What’s for breakfast?” replied Pooh.

“What do you say, Piglet?”

Piglet answers “I say, I wonder what’s going to happen exciting today?” Pooh nods and says. “It’s the same thing.”


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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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