1. Democrats Claim Patriotism, God and American Exceptionalism at Convention (Washington Post)
  2. The Divided Soul of the Democratic Party (Religion News Service)
  3. Renew Missouri Invites Evangelical Environmentalists to Capitol (Missouri Times)
  4. Southern Baptist Leader Questions Alabama Gov. Bentley’s Motives for Lottery Push (AL.com)
  5. Louisiana Baptist Churches Face Burglaries and Vandalism (Baptist Message)
  6. Why This Pastor Spent $3,000 in Church Funds to Win a Raffle With an AR-15 as the Prize (Washington Post)
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.