Dr. McLaughlin (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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.
What are some ramifications of the substitutionary atonement of Jesus Christ?
Is a proxy for healing merely a sterile conduit? Or might they play a central role?
One of the core beliefs of Christianity can be expressed as: Jesus Christ is God the Son. Jesus Christ is man. Jesus Christ is one person whose divine and human natures cannot be changed, divided, ...
God almost never uses sinless men and women to accomplish His work on earth.
Pastors and church leaders are generally unwilling or unable to make a paradigm shift in Great Commission strategy. The UMC will be used as an example but the commentary applies equally well to other...
The number of atheists in America is about equal to the number of Protestants.
Many people refuse anointing with oil, laying on of hands and healing prayer because, in their minds, they lack the faith to be healed.
Think of prayer as an offensive weapon in the great war between good and evil.
By the substitutionary atonement, God redeemed or bought-back all creation from Satan who now no longer owns it (Luke 4:5-7). But Satan was not a willing seller and will never acknowledge the legitim...
The rod of Moses became the "rod of God." Have you done the same?
Does God look the other way when powerful Christian leaders are engaged in sin?
The precise answer to this question is "yes" but many look for a different path.
Classical logic is the logic of absolutes. Each thesis is either true or false in an absolute sense. It represents a two valued or bivalent system just like good and evil, holiness and sin, right an...
Evangelical Christians are failing to accomplish the assignments given to them long ago by Jesus Christ and prefer ritual faithfulness instead.
Is the Sixth Commandment properly translated as "You Shall Not Kill"?