A preacher was making announcements to his congregation and said, “I have good news and bad news. The good news is we have enough money to pay off our mortgage.” The crowd began applauding and saying, “Amen.” The minister continued, “The bad news is, the money is still in your pocket.”

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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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