1. Falwell: Trump Supreme Court Picks Helped Him Surpass Bush, Romney with White Evangelicals (Washington Times)
  2. Muslims in a Bible Belt Town in Tennessee Hold Their Breath (Washington Post)
  3. In Churches and on Front Porches, Counselors Work to Intervene Before a Homicide (St. Louis Public Radio)
  4. Obama Says Serving as Commander in Chief a Privilege in Christmas Hawaii Base Visit (Reuters)
  5. Middle East: Fake News Story Spurs Pakistani Official to Threaten Israel with Nuclear Response (Christian Science Monitor)
  6. Middle East: Aleppo’s Victims Celebrate Christmas and Hope for the Return of Peace (TIME)
  7. Middle East: Christians are Happy About Religious Tolerance in Kuwait (Kuwait Times)
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.