1. Church Massacre, Other Killings Strain Forgiveness for Many (ABC News)
  2. Congress Passes Bill Protecting Atheists, Humanists, and Other Freethinkers (Patheos)
  3. Emboldened by Trump, White Nationalists Target Jews in a Small Montana Town (Think Progress)
  4. Idaho Church Holds ‘Black Lives Matter’ March (Local News 8)
  5. Accused Christian Extremist Pizzagate Gunman in Comet Ping Pong to Appear in Court (WJLA)
  6. Facebook’s Fake News Tools Are No Match for the Facebook Echo Chamber (Quartz)
  7. 2 Jewish Congressman Reject David Friedman as Ambassador to Israel (Forward)
  8. ‘A Universal Language’: Baptists Get Closer to God Through Dance (Amarillo Globe-News)
  9. Russia: Church, State Seeing Eye to Eye in Putin’s Orthodox Russia (Crux)
  10. Middle East: Syria and Christianity (Economist)
Bruce Gourley

About Bruce Gourley

Bruce Gourley is online editor. In addition to managing Baptist Today’s web presence, Bruce is the executive director of the Baptist History and Heritage Society (baptisthistory.org), general editor of the Baptist History & Heritage Journal, editor of the Baptist Studies Bulletin, creator and author of the "Baptists and the American Civil War Project" (civilwarbaptists.com), and author of seven books. Bruce is also an avid hiker, owns the Yellowstone Net website (yellowstone.net), and is an award-winning photographer (brucegourley.com). A graduate of Mercer University (B.A.), Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and Auburn University (Ph.D.), he and his family live near Bozeman, Montana.