Brother Mike answered
the call to ministry in 1983, and was ordained in 1984 by the KY/TN. New Liberty
Association of General Baptist. He completed the General Baptist Ministries Home Study and
received a Certificate of Pastoral Ministries in 1986 through the Christian Education and
Publications Board of General Baptist. Mike served 3 years as Pastor of Shady Grove
General Baptist Church in Martin, TN. He preceded to serve 10 years at Belews Chapel
General Baptist Church in Bradford, TN. Brother Melton's ministry at Sandy Point
General Baptist Church began in September of 2000. Presently he is serving his
2nd-three year term as Representative to the Council of Associations of General Baptist
and Board Member of General Baptist International.
Mike, his wife Shelia, daughter Erin,
and son Matt live in Camden, TN.