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Year in Review: BRnow.org readers name top stories of 2015
Liz Tablazon, BR staff writer
December 30, 2015
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Year in Review: BRnow.org readers name top stories of 2015

Year in Review: BRnow.org readers name top stories of 2015
Liz Tablazon, BR staff writer
December 30, 2015

The Jan. 2 edition of the Biblical Recorder (BR) outlines news highlights that defined 2015. Our readers chose many of the stories listed in our yearly review by sharing them on social media or viewing them at brnow.org.

Most viewed online

1. Skip ‘Fifty Shades,’ critics urge*

Posted February 6 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press

2. IMB personnel face hard decisions*

Posted October 6 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

3. Charlotte pastor Phillip Davis dies while cleaning gun

Posted August 30 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Production Editor

4. Seattle coach ponders wins, losses for Christ

Posted January 31 by Shawn Hendricks, Baptist Press

5. Winston-Salem church cancels Easter services*

Posted March 27 by Calvary Baptist Church

6. Jonathan Edwards’ works available free via Yale Divinity

Posted February 4 by Jonathan Merritt, Religion News Service

7. Ergun Caner steps down as Brewton-Parker president

Posted January 20 by Brewton-Parker College

8. Baptists respond to Supreme Court ruling for same-sex marriage*

Posted June 26 by Art Toalston, Baptist Press

9. Carson to withdraw as Pastor’s Conf. speaker*

Posted April 24 by David Roach, Baptist Press

10. Lax policies leave churches open to lawsuits

Posted June 11 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor

The five stories marked with an asterisk were also among the most viewed posts on the Biblical Recorder’s Facebook page, facebook.com/biblicalrecorder. Last year a total of 6.9 million visitors depended on BRnow.org for news and information with a biblical worldview.

Two opinion pieces were among the top viewed posts on our website:

1. Warren, Moore made good decision

Posted January 13 by Marie Schumacher, Shelby, N.C.

2. Where did your donation go?

Posted January 27 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor

Most shared on Facebook and Twitter

1. Moore: U.S. should not exclude Christians in genocide label

Posted November 18 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press

2. Book Review: ‘Moral revolution’ not over, says Mohler

Posted October 15 by Seth Brown, BR Content Editor

3. Gospel Project goes chronological this fall

Posted May 1 by Aaron Earls, LifeWay Christian Resources

4. Why theology matters

Posted October 16 by Matt Capps, Baptist Press

5. Gallaty: We must replicate disciples

Posted February 24 by K. Allan Blume, BR Editor