U.S. Treasury Sanctions Turkish Officials Over Unjust Detention of Pastor Andrew Brunson

The U.S. Department of Treasury, at the direction of President Donald J. Trump, is sanctioning two Turkish officials for their leading roles in the organizations responsible for the arrest and detention of U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson.

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NRB Accepting Speaker Recommendations for 2019 Digital Media Summit in Anaheim

The NRB Digital Media Standing Committee is looking for potential speakers for the 2019 Digital Media Summit that will be held during Proclaim 19 in Anaheim, California.

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Luis Palau Named to The Oregonian's '100 Greatest Oregonians Ever' List

Evangelist Luis Palau was named No. 31 on The Oregonian’s “100 greatest Oregonians ever” list, which recognizes “the most accomplished and influential Oregonians of all time ranked based on their impacts on their field of endeavor, our state and the world.”

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WLMB-TV's Jamey Schmitz to Be Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Winebrenner Seminary

WLMB-TV’s Jamey Schmitz to Be Awarded Honorary Doctorate from Winebrenner Seminary Jamey SchmitzJamey Schmitz, founder and president/CEO of WLMB TV 40 Toledo and the YES-FM Radio Network, will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity Degree from Winebrenner Theological Seminary during commencement exercises on Saturday, August 4.

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Major Push to Advance America's 'First Freedom' Globally

This week more than 80 foreign delegations, as well as NRB and other religious and civil society leaders from around the world, gathered in Washington, D.C., at the invitation of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for a Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom.

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Bill Threatens Carriage of Christian TV

Legislation that could harm the ability of many viewers to watch their local Christian television stations was revived in the U.S. House of Representatives this week.

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House Panel Questions FCC Commissioners

Members of a key House panel this week had the opportunity to ask questions of FCC leaders on a host of issues, including a number related to the Title II “net neutrality” debate, spectrum concerns, and video marketplace issues.

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Comment Period Closing for Protect Life Rule

The official period for public comments in this proceeding closes on July 31. More information from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is here, including a warning for commenters not to include any personally identifiable information they do not want to be disclosed in a searchable online public record.

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NRB Pledges Support as U.S. Secretary of State Hosts Historic Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

NRB pledged to support the Trump administration’s efforts to advocate for religious liberty as U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo prepared to host the first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.

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Exhibit Space at Proclaim 19 Available Now! Reserve Yours Today!

Want to place your company or ministry in front of thousands of decision-makers in an ever-growing industry? Then consider exhibiting at Proclaim 19, the NRB International Christian Media Convention.

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Announce and Find Job Openings on NRB Website and Enewsletter

Are you and your organization looking to hire someone to fill a key position? Want to notify hundreds of potential candidates who are connected to NRB?

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Washington to Host Global Leaders on Religious Freedom

Next week more than 40 foreign ministers, as well as religious and civil society leaders from around the world, will gather in Washington, D.C., to discuss religious liberty at the invitation of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

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Online Censorship an 'Imaginary Narrative'?

In an April hearing focused on online viewpoint suppression, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) declared his intent to make sure Big Tech corporations answered for their content filtering practices.

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House Approves Johnson Amendment Reporting Requirement

Included in a government funding bill this week was a new set of requirements for the IRS to fulfill before utilizing the sword of the infamous Johnson Amendment against a church.

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‘Outrageous Violation’: Turkey Prolongs Imprisonment of Pastor Andrew Brunson

Religious freedom advocates this week strongly condemned a Turkish court’s decision to return to prison Pastor Andrew Brunson following his third hearing on Wednesday.

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First Baptist Dallas to Celebrate 150th Anniversary

On July 30, 1868, three women and eight men gathered together to found First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas, following two weeks of revival services in the then-2,000-person village.

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