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The Sacred Cycle of Ministry

A message given at the Chief of Chaplain’s Preaching Conference, September 14, 2010, at the US Chaplains’ Center and School, Fort Jackson, SC. Introduction to the Reading The Gospel of Mark is written to people trying to figure out what … Continue reading

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“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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Remembering a Precious Flower in the Flock

As a pastor, you collect the lives of your people in your heart like one collects fragrant and beautiful wild flowers while walking down a mountain path. You take them home. You look at them and you remember each turn … 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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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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Discerning God’s Call for Your Life

One of my favorite stories about calling comes from south Louisiana. A Pentecostal preacher was having some chest pains and was rushed to the hospital. It was quickly determined by the medical personnel that he needed open-heart surgery. So they … Continue reading

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Will Snooper Be in Heaven? St. Francis, Eschatology, and a Theology of Creation

What is a Biblical theology of “animals in heaven?” The following essay will appear in © 2009 Small Things, Big Things: Inspiring Stories of God’s Grace (P&R Publishing, to be released November 1, 2009: a preview page and pre orders are … Continue reading

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