At the annual Herzliya Policy Conference in Jerusalem, NRB President & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson participated in a panel discussion on June 21 highlighting Christian support as a growing strategic asset for Israel.
The Israeli Ministry of Tourism revealed that nearly 347,000 tourists visited Israel in the month of May – just a couple thousand shy of the 349,000 in April, which was the highest amount of visiting tourists since the inception of the state in 1948.
Over the last decade, Jonathan Goodwin has produced and/or been a guest musician on countless recordings (some of which have been award-winning projects) and recently signed on to produce the underscore for a major motion picture.
Members of the NRB Advisory Councils and NRB Standing Committees gathered last week to plan for the next NRB International Christian Media Convention, Proclaim 18, which will be held February 27-March 2, 2018, in Nashville, Tennessee.
Last month, 1280 The Trumpet (AM Radio KXEG) became the first Christian broadcaster to launch an Alexa skill, which allows Amazon Echo owners to easily access the station and its all-star lineup of Christian programming.
National radio talk show host and NRB member Danny Yamashiro delivered an address to his fellow Harvard University graduates from Harvard Extension School at the historic Lowell Lecture Hall last month, winning the Commencement Speaker Prize with a message titled “Falling 400 Feet.”
Last month, the FCC approved a public notice to begin a full-scale review of media regulations. The commission is seeking input on which rules are still useful and which ones should be considered for modification or repeal.