1. Baptist Church Pledges $1 Million to Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (Eurweb)
  2. During Sermon on Violence, N. C. Pastor Confronts Man with Rifle (CNN)
  3. Government Can, Should, Support Religion, Justice Antonin Scalia Says (Times-Picayune)
  4. Nearly 150 Muslims Fired for Absences After Prayer Dispute at Colorado Plant (CNN)
  5. Donald Trump Featured in New Jihadist Recruitment Video (Washington Post)
  6. Franklin Graham’s Tour Will Try to Rally Conservative Christian Voters (Charlotte Observer)
  7. Ted Cruz Gets Support of Black Evangelical Leader (Christian Today)
  8. Creation Evangelist: God Put Contradictions in the Bible to ‘Weed Out’ Atheists (Raw Story)
  9. Middle East: Saudi Execution of Shia Cleric Threatens to Deepen Regional Sectarian Crisis (CNN)
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.