• Dr. Michael Shanlian

    Contributing sermons since Jan 1, 2000
Dr. Michael's church

Stiefeltown Baptist Church
Warrenville, South Carolina 29851

About Dr. Michael
  • Education: B.R.E. Midwestern Baptist College. Trinity Seminary Studies in Apologetics. D.D. Evangel Christian University. Currently completing a M.A. in Pastoral Counseling Liberty University.
  • Experience: Thirty-one years as a bi-vocational pastor, church planter. I currently work as a gemologist appraiser at a local jewelry store.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: They are simple, straight forward and sincere.
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: An expository study of the Book of Hebrews.
  • Family: My father was a minster and I was the oldest of ten children.I have been married for thirty-four years and have one married daughter. My wife Karen was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and has been in a wheel chair since 1985.
  • What my parents think of my sermons: Luv,luv,luv em!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: She puts up with them!
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Be prepared, be yourself!
  • Books that have had an impact: Pilgrim’s Progress, The Naked Church.
  • Hobbies: Gemstones, golf and traveling.
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: If you were ever going to do something for God, do it now!
  • Something funny that happened while preaching: We pastored an old country church in Michigan. One Sunday night a bat flew in the sanctuary. Ladies were screaming and children were crying and I was running out the door.
  • What I want on my tombstone: He forgot to breath!