Category Archives: Michael Milton

“Vocation as Sanctification:” Some Thoughts as I Accept the Call to Become the Next Chancellor of Reformed Theological Seminary

On September 2, 2010, the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees voted unanimously, graciously so, to call me to become the next Chancellor of Reformed Theological Seminary. With gratitude to the chairman, Dr. Cannada, the Executive Committee and the … Continue reading

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Is Your Life and Ministry an Institution or a Movement? Passing the Torch at Convocation 2010

This is the Convocation Sermon, Fall 2010 for Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte, NC. Michael A. Milton, Ph.D., President, Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte, NC; James M. Baird Jr. Professor Of Pastoral Theology Acts 13:1-3, 44-52 The theological lens through which we observe … Continue reading

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God’s Plan for Church Leaders

This message is now on iTunes U under Reformed Theological Seminary. You can listen here. A Message for New Presbyterian Church on the Election of their Officers, Call of the Pastor, and Organization of the Church. All officer candidates were … Continue reading

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The Blessings of Being in Seminary

The following message was delivered at New Student Orientation, on August 23, at Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte, NC Seminary: A Ministry of Preparation Recently I participated in the ordination of a young man to the Gospel ministry, to pastor a … Continue reading

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The Richness of Biblical Liturgy and A Humble Appeal for Living Worship

On Sunday, August 22 the following messaage was presented as part of the Christian Heritage Conference at Christ Covenant Church, Matthews, NC   The Richness of Biblical Liturgy and a Humble Appeal for ‘Living Worship’[i] John 4.20-26, Psalm 84.1-4 Michael … Continue reading

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The Land of Beginning Again, Again

Last night I fell asleep reading “The Land of Beginning Again” by Louisa Fletcher (Mrs. Willard Connely). Ambian® couldn’t have worked any better. My wife and son are at the Junior Classical League of North Carolina, held each year at … Continue reading

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A Hope for Prodigal People

I believe that the Gospel will reach the Muslim people and release them from a legacy of pain and anger, and from the anger against them. I believe that many of Abraham and Hagar’s sons and daughters will be constrained … Continue reading

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Don’t Hold Back: Essentials of the Reformed Faith for Faithful Service in a Pluralistic Setting: An Introduction to the Chaplains Ministry Conference Lectures by Mike Milton

2 Timothy 1.1-5 and Introduction to the PRJC Chaplains’ Conference The following was presented last week to our Presbyterian and Reformed Joint Commission on Chaplains conference at the General Assembly of the Presbterian Church in America. To download MP3s of … Continue reading

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Great Expectations: The Role Relationship of the Pastor’s Wife and Church – A PCA General Assembly Seminar

The following is a summary of the seminar I will be presenting at the 38th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America. PCA Participants (pastors, elders, and wives) in this seminar will receive a sample of an actual course … Continue reading

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Devotional Commentary of The Twenty-Third Psalm

The following is from my devotion times in which I have wanted to provide commentary and reflection on this most beautiful and familiar of Psalms, for the direct blessing of the people of God and to draw others, perhaps who … Continue reading

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