1. The New Face of Mother Emanuel: Congregation Chooses New Pastor (CNN)
  2. ‘Obama & Other Muslims Not Welcome Here’: NM Convenience Store’s Signs Spark Outrage (MIC)
  3. Mormon Tabernacle Member Quits, Refuses to Sing for Trump (CNN)
  4. Choir’s Performance at Trump Inauguration Divides Mormons (NPR)
  5. U.S. Judge Rules South Carolina Gunman Can Act as Own Lawyer (Reuters)
  6. Former Atheist Mark Zuckerberg Gets Religion (Huffington Post)
  7. Paul Powell’s Life, Legacy Celebrated Monday (Tyler Morning Telegraph)
  8. Huston Smith, Religion Scholar With Expansive Interests, Dies (San Francisco Chronicle)
  9. Brazil: Street Preacher Spreads Progressive Message (NPR)
  10. Middle East: A Christian Pastor in Turkey’s Prisons (Wall Street Journal)
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.