1. Christmas in Bethlehem is a Palestinian Message of Hope (Newsweek)
  2. Black Lives Matter Holds ‘Black Xmas’ Protests in Minnesota, California (Reuters)
  3. Colonial Williamsburg, First Baptist Church to Ring in New Era (Daily Press)
  4. Judge: Noise Ordinance Does not Violate Louisiana Church’s Rights (CT Post)
  5. Church With Ties to Famed Christmas Poem is in Need of Repair (New York Times)
  6. Texas Governor Demands Special Privileges for Christianity at State Capitol (Texas Tribune)
  7. UK Muslims with Disneyland Plans: We Were Barred from Plane Due to Religion (CNN)
  8. Veteran Baptist Communicator Pat Pattillo Dies from Leukemia (Baptist News Global)
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.