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The Public Face of Ministry and the Private Heart of the Pastor: Are they the same?

The semester is winding down. The calls are being processed for our seniors. The first year is coming to a close to our beginning students and self-assessment is need. Our middlers face the reality that they are now stepping up … Continue reading

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Press Release on Faith for Living TV

McCain & Co. Public Relations FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SINGER/SONGWRITER AND THEOLOGIAN MICHAEL MILTON LAUNCHES NEW PROGRAM ON NRB NETWORK “Faith for Living” Begins Airing This Week Charlotte, N.C. (January 7, 2011) – Leading up to the February release of his … Continue reading

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An Optimistic Ministry: A New Years Sermon

I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel, (Philippians 1:12 ESV) (see Philippians 1.3-14) Introduction to the Reading Helen Keller wrote that: “No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the … Continue reading

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Press Release: Faith For Living with Mike Milton

Faith for Living – New TV Program with Dr. Michael Milton (CHARLOTTE, NC.) December 2010 — Faith for Living, a new Bible study series with Dr. Mike Milton, the chancellor/CEO elect of Reformed Theological Seminary, will air on the NRB … Continue reading

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A Theology of Mincemeat Pie: A Christmas Parable for Prodigals

I grew up eating mincemeat pie. Aunt Eva made them every Christmas, and as a child, I loved those pies. They were made of a finely chopped, cooked mixture that included raisins, currants, apples, suet, sugar, spice, candied peel, and … Continue reading

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Small Things, Big Things Dedication

This month P&R Publishing will release Small Things, Big Things: Inspiring Stories of God’s Everyday Grace. The stories are varied. But each story is really a message in itself that seeks to tug at your heart, tap on your head, … Continue reading

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An Encouraging New Album from Eric Parker

I want to begin with a disclaimer. Eric Parker was one of my parishioners at my last pastoral post, and is the owner of Music for Missions, which has provided a record label for my own musical offerings for two … Continue reading

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The Shadow of a Godly Pastor

…they even carried out the sick into the streets and laid them on cots and mats, that as Peter came by at least his shadow might fall on some of them (Acts 5:15 ESV). I preached at a conference recently … Continue reading

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A Vision for our Seminary

A seminary literally means a “seedbed.” RTS Charlotte is a seedbed for Gospel preachers and other Christian works who are called by God and come to sit under godly pastor-teacher. Our goal is that they leave with a mind for truth … Continue reading

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How I Want our Beginning to be Remembered

On December 9, 2007, I gave my farewell sermon to First Presbyterian Church, Chattanooga, in order to go on a sabbatical and then prepare to assume duties as the President of Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte, North Carolina. I entitled the … Continue reading

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