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Mike Baker

mike_bakerMike Baker joins us from the edge of Normal. He tells about his stacks of old sermon outlines that he never looks at, the importance of writing something worthwhile everyday, and how he preaches to an empty auditorium every week.

Resources and links mentioned:
Monday Morning Pastor
Interview with Mike Baker | Christian Standard
Blue Letter Bible
The Baker Blog

About Mike

Mike Baker is Sr. Pastor at Eastview Christian Church in Normal, Illinois where he preaches almost weekly. He has been married to his wife Sara for 29 years and they have two boys, Michael 25 and Caleb 22. Mike graduated from Johnson Bible College in 1987 with a degree in preaching. He is the author of How Teens Do Church, Counsel Fit For a King, Freedom in Christ and I Am Revealed and Open. Mike loves preaching, writing, running, sports in general, and hanging out with friends.