1. The Dakota Access Pipeline Isn’t Just About the Environment. It’s About Religion. (Washington Post)
  2. US Church Sprayed with Bible Verse About the Killing of 185,000 Assyrian Christians (Christian Today)
  3. Roaring Fork Church Turns to Faith Following Destruction and Tragedy (9News)
  4. St. Paul Churches Unsatisfied With Legal Win in Maintenance Suit (St. Paul Pioneer Press)
  5. Man Guilty of Tax Evasion Over Fake Church Could Face 25 Years (Forbes)
  6. Donald Trump Did Not Win More Evangelical Support from Clinton, Barna Poll Finds (Christian Post)
  7. Shades of Christian Reconstructionism in Trump Education Pick, Betsy Devos (Religion Dispatches)
  8. LGBTQ Clergy Tackle Tough Issues Ahead of Trump Presidency (CNN)
  9. FBC Dallas Pastor Says ‘Gay Marriage’ is Law of Land, Christians Need to Move on to Abortion (Christian News Network)
  10. Star of Bethlehem Was No Star; ‘Wise Men’ May Have Followed Rare Alignment of Planets (National Post)
  11. U.K.: British Baptists Issue Call for Unity Over Same-Sex Marriage (Christian Today)
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.