Tag Archives: Reformed Theology

On Being a President (or Chancellor-Elect) in a Theological Seminary

Virtually every president or chancellor of a seminary or theological college, in response to a poll, said that it never occurred to them that one day they might be a seminary president. I guess that I am odd. Because I was … 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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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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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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The Press Release that Changed my Ministry

As a matter of record, I post this in my account. My acceptance letter was posted here. I was most humbled, most honored, most dependent upon the Lord, and most grateful to the Executive Committee, the Board of Trustees, Dr. … 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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Thinking about the Cedar Falls Bible Conference, Willa Cather and Ha Erets

This summer I’m preaching at the annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference in Cedar Falls, Iowa. They hold it at a campground just like they’ve been doing since the turn of the last century. Some of the same families who were … Continue reading

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You Were Made For Ministry: The Place of Good Works in the Life of God’s Grace

Christians are to be good for something. What are you good for? Ephesians 2:1-10 I am a man who has been chiseled out of a backwoods orphan. I was raised by a woman that I will always call Aunt Eva. … Continue reading

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Acknowledge the Sin, Accentuate the Grace, Honor the Fathers: Why I love the PCA and RTS

Then he died at a good age, full of days, riches, and honor. And Solomon his son reigned in his place. 1 Chronicles 29.28 There has been some talk lately, quite recently, that has come to me about the publication … Continue reading

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God’s Remedy for Broken Daddies: A Father’s Day Message

Father’s Day is a day to remember that God made dads. And when they break, and they can and often do, only He can fix them. 2 Samuel 18:24-19.2; Proverbs 17:6; Ephesians 6:1-4 The Bible is very practical and plain, … Continue reading

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