Welcome to the 151st episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks with Michael Milton– Called? Pastoral Guidance for the Divine Call to Gospel Ministry (Christian Focus, 2018).
What you’ll hear in this episode
- The internal and external call to ministry.
- Dealing with the frustration of being called and affirmed by the local church, but not finding a pastoral ministry, and continuing to prepare for pastoral ministry.
- Character and pastoral ministry.
- The place and importance of godly mentors in and for ministry.
About the Guest
Michael A. Milton (Dipl., Defense Language Institute, B.A., Mid America Nazarene University; M.Div., Knox Theological Seminary; M.P.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Wales) is a Presbyterian minister, author, composer, and educator from North Carolina.
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Dave Jenkins is happily married to Sarah Jenkins. He is a writer, editor, and speaker living in beautiful Southern Oregon. Dave is a lover of Christ, His people, the Church, and sound theology. He serves as the Executive Director of Servants of Grace Ministries, the Executive Editor of Theology for Life Magazine, and is the Host for the Equipping You in Grace Podcast. He is the author of The Word Explored: The Problem of Biblical Illiteracy and What To Do About It (House to House, 2021). You can find him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Parler, Youtube, or read his newsletter. Dave loves to spend time with his wife, going to movies, eating at a nice restaurant, or going out for a round of golf with a good friend. He is also a voracious reader, in particular of Reformed theology, and the Puritans. You will often find him when he’s not busy with ministry reading a pile of the latest books from a wide variety of Christian publishers. Dave received his M.A.R. and M.Div through Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary.