Dr. Don Laughlin has been pastor of Springhill Baptist Church since February 2015. He is a graduate of Southwest Baptist University and has received his Masters and Doctorate of Ministry degrees from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Mo. He has been married to his wife, Martha since October of 1981. They are the proud parents of Rachel, Justin, and Daniel.
Don enjoys the Golden Oldies and sports, especially football. He is an avid fan of Notre Dame football. He is a lifetime fan of the Kansas City Royals. Don was raised in the Kansas City, Mo. area and is a high school graduate of Raymore-Peculiar High School. His parents live in Missouri.
Dr. Don has been in ministry for 42 years and loves to preach "God's Love Letter", the Bible. He loves to remind people that "At the foot of the Cross the ground is all level!!"
His favorite books in the Bible are the Gospel of John, because John "Hears the whisper of God". He also enjoys reading and writing about the Psalms, because Psalms "Not only speaks to us but for us".
Dr. Don's mission statement is as follows: "Helping people succeed Spiritually". His favorite preacher is Dr. Fred Craddock.