Tag Archives: Pastoral Theology

Evangelism and Joy: Still Learning from Lausanne

“To be a soul winner is the happiest thing in this world. And with every soul you bring to Jesus Christ, you seem to get a new heaven here upon earth.”—C.H. Spurgeon (Sermons, 11.431) Introduction to the Reading I have … 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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2010 in Review for MikeMilton.Org and the Top Five Posts of the Year

The statistics for 2010 are in for this site. I want to say thank you to all who supported this site with prayer and with participation. I trust this will remain a ministry to many in the year to come. … Continue reading

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Reaching Up! A Sermon for the New Year

It is interesting to look back. Here is my sermon from last year for the New Year. It has some chronologically specific items in it. Yet I trust that it contains the timeless truths of Scripture which will again speak … 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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What Christmas is Really All About

A Christmas Sermon from Titus 2:11-14; 3:3-7 We are all familiar with the Christmas movie “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas.” Well, there has been an outbreak of real Grinches who have been stealing Christmas right out of the Church! I … Continue reading

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A Christmas Letter to Friends of RTS

The following Christmas letter was sent to friends of RTS, and it is offered here with every prayer that you would know the blessing of the presence and power of Jesus Christ at this and every season of life: “Behold … Continue reading

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Advent Readings and Lightings: Pastoral Preparations for the Coming Season

I wanted to provide an aid for congregations and pastors, particularly those in free church backgrounds, who want to move away from the commercialization of the season to focus on the Incarnation. That is a hard sell to be sure. … Continue reading

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My Friend, My Hero, Who Walked Through the Valley of Death: A Thanksgiving Day Story

Brian Kelso is my friend. He is now my hero. Brian is senior minister of Christ Covenant Presbyterian Church in the western part of Broward County, Florida. Brian planted the church while the two of us were seminary students in … Continue reading

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Don’t Waste Your Break

My beloved RTS Charlotte family in Christ, We all know that we can waste moments of time and not appreciate them and then regret it later. We can do that as couples in our marriage as we go rushing through … Continue reading

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