1. Why Religion Still Matters (Christian Science Monitor)
  2. Religion Scholar Says Spiritual Revolution Begins in Nature (Huffington Post)
  3. Fear of Islam Leads to Tennessee Bill Targeting Teaching of ‘Religious Doctrine’ (Knoxville News-Sentinel)
  4. Baptists to Discuss Race, Police Issues at Convention in Pittsburgh (Tribune-Review)
  5. Baptist Group Looking to Revive Spirit of Former Leland College in Baker With Retreat, Convention Center (The Advocate, LA)
  6. Coptic Christian Pope in Nashville on First U.S. Visit (USA Today)
  7. Christians Flee ISIS to California (CNN)
  8. Kentucky Town Asked to Remove Cross from Water Tower (Central KY News)
  9. Asserting Faith, 100,000 U.S. Students Take Part in ‘Bring Your Bible to School Day’ (Christian Today)
  10. Japan: Driven Underground Years Ago, ‘Hidden Christians’ Maintain Faith (National Public Radio)
  11. Op-Ed: Shocked at Evangelicals Flocking to Trump? Blame it on Reagan (Los Angeles Times)
  12. Beirut: Thousands of Lebanese Rally for Christian Politician Aoun (Voice of America)
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.