He was a visitor in a church on a special Sunday. They had a guest singer. He had written a well-known gospel song. He had written several others of which nobody had heard. He told the story of that well-known song—at length. The visitor left saying, “He never told us how great God is, but he took a lot of time telling us how great he is!”

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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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