1. Catholic Online - Islamic terrorists linked with ISIS who have overrun Marawi City in the Philippines are using Christians as sex slaves and human shields.
2. Gallup - Americans’ confidence in the nation’s major institutions has edged up in 2017, after registering historical lows over the past three years.
3. BCNN1 - Crenshaw Christian Center church members reacted with surprise after their pastor, Fred K. Price Jr., announced his resignation over “serious personal misjudgments” after a month-long sabbatical.