Dr. McLaughlin (email@example.com) is a retired Senior Engineering Associate from a major corporation with accomplishments in materials science R&D. He holds a Doctorate in Materials Science from MIT, a Master of Materials Engineering from RPI and a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University. With several patents and publications, he has also written, by invitation, chapters in the two books entitled Current Topics in Electrochemistry and Research, Practices and Innovations in Global Risk and Contingency Management. Finally, Dr. McLaughlin is an ordained Southern Baptist minister and manages a website called Christian Apologetics | Reason for Hope.
Many congregations turn a blind eye to malicious gossip, slander and false accusation directed at church leadership.
The progressive death of a church is effectively described by the "Condition versus Time" curve.
Great country club churches have magnificent architecture, accomplished musicians and wonderful entertainment; they also have the scent of spiritual death.
Pastors and church leaders frequently say, "Stand aside God and we'll show you how it's done!"
Some Christian institutions and denominations were originally created to preserve theological purity, but over time, they have morphed into exclusive clubs enabling Christian “insiders” to...
What is your objective, reasoned, analytical position on Reformed Theology?
The great Southern Baptist cruise ship is steaming on a perilous journey in the North Atlantic surrounded by iceburgs. Can it survive?
Can the monster from the Id break its chain and become a behemoth?
As the issue relates to human free will and salvation, Calvinists claim all reality is interlocked in a causal chain leading back to God as the first-cause of all things; but humans are “free,&r...
If the Triune God truly ordained all future events before forming the universe then God may be angered by Arminians who consider this particular view of sovereignty as inconsistent with the Biblical p...
Are some people the Elect of God and others the Non-Elect (Reprobate)? Or is this concept just Christian baloney?
400 years of combat, in and around the TULIP field, with no resolution in sight!
To somehow glorify Himself, did God "will" into being a violent, terrifying and carnivorous “mother nature” dominated by parasitic disease, suffering, decay, corruption and diabolical crue...
Is life like an interactive video game in which the game designer allows you to make free will decisions?
Some argue that not one speck of space, time, matter or energy can be outside the continual control of God or we have no guarantee that a single promise of God will be fulfilled. It is beyond the wis...