Category Archives: Holy Spirit

What God Starts, God Completes

About two years ago, Christian Focus Publications of Scotland approached me about writing an autobiography. I resisted at first, thinking that (1) I was too young for such a thing; and (2) I had not lived a life interesting enough … Continue reading

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Out of Our Minds

When they came to Jesus, they found the man from whom the demons had gone out, sitting at Jesus’ feet, dressed and in his right mind; and they were afraid. Luke 8.35 NIV The story of the man of the … Continue reading

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Growing a Father

The following pastoral letter appeared five years ago in the weekly bulletin of First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga. As I read it now, I am reminded of the moment in my life. It is like finding an old Polaroid snapshot … Continue reading

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The International Congress on Preaching in Cambridge!

Beginning Tuesday, April 17th, 2007, the International Congress on Preaching, at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, England, will commence. I will be participating, a homiletical mouse squeeking alongside the bugle blasts of pulpit pacaderms! Here is a link to learn more! Click … Continue reading

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The Shocking Truth about the Resurrection of Jesus Christ

An Easter Message from Mark 15.37-47; 16A Sermon by Dr. Michael A. Milton, Senior MinisterThe First Presbyterian Church, Chattanooga, TNOriginally Preached on: Easter Sunday, April 7, 2007 Introduction to the Reading There is a story about I read about a … Continue reading

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I Will Not Let Go of Easter

I will not let go of Easter. More properly, I affirm that the Resurrection of Jesus Christ is not something that I will celebrate and remember on one day of the year. In the Reformed faith, that is in the … Continue reading

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