Category Archives: Military

An American Thing: A Thanksgiving Message from Mike Milton to RTS, to Heroes in the Armed Services, and to our Friends Across America

First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is being reported all over the world. Romans 1:8 Giving thanks is universal. But having Thanksgiving is a uniquely American. Here is what I mean: … Continue reading

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Is There Not a Cause? World War One, Easy Believism, and the Kingdom of God

“And David said, What have I now done? Is there not a cause?” (1 Samuel 17.29 ESV) The last combat veteran on record from World War I died recently. Cpl. Howard V. Ramsey died in his sleep on February 22 … Continue reading

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We are in a War

I am a pastor. And I am a US Army Reserve chaplain. And tonight the two of those roles came together with one call. A father of a young Marine, who has been on two tours in Iraq, and who … Continue reading

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Out of the Depths

The word “hero” has been cheapened by using it to describe the likes of NBA players and Hollywood movie stars. A hero, as Oliver North writes in the Introduction to Out of the Depths, is someone who risks his life so that … Continue reading

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Chaplain’s Corner for the Navy League: “Why I Love the Sea Services of our Nation”

Note: The following is an article written for the Navy League of Chattanooga. Some of you know me as the senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Chattanooga. Being a minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ is a tremendous … Continue reading

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