Talk Show Host Larry Elder to Speak at NRB’s Proclaim 18 Convention in Nashville

Larry ElderBest-selling author and radio talk show host Larry Elder will speak at Proclaim 18, the NRB International Christian Media Convention that will be held February 27-March 2, 2018, in Nashville, Tennessee.

In addition to speaking, Elder, Host of The Larry Elder Show, will be broadcasting his daily radio program live from the Convention that week.

“We are delighted that Larry Elder will be joining us for our 75th annual Convention,” said Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB. “His insightful, engaging, and entertaining approach to today’s issues will be a great addition to our robust speaker lineup.”

Elder, the recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, has hosted the longest-running afternoon drive time radio show in Los Angeles, beginning in March 1994. A top-rated daily program, The Larry Elder Show airs on Salem’s AM 870 The Answer in Los Angeles 6-9 p.m. PT with syndication on the Salem Radio Network weekday afternoons 3-6 p.m. PT/6-9 p.m. ET. The program is also available to his fans — the Elderados — via audio podcasts at

Known to his listeners as the “Sage From South Central,” Elder sizzles on the airwaves with his thoughtful insight on the day’s most provocative issues, to the delight, consternation, and entertainment of his audience. The “Sage” engages political and cultural leaders in meaningful debates over race, government, personal responsibility, and education that have elevated the talk radio genre. A blend of fiscal conservative and social liberal-with attitude, Elder’s limited government/personal responsibility views have fueled controversy and made him one of the most in-demand radio personalities cable news pundits in the country.

Other speakers at Proclaim 18 will include Kay Arthur, Co-Founder and CEO Emeritus of Precept Ministries International; David Jeremiah, Founder of Turning Point Radio and Television Ministries; writer, director, actor, and author Alex Kendrick; Billy Kim, Chairman of Far East Broadcasting Company in South Korea; nationally syndicated columnist and bestselling author David Limbaugh; Eric Metaxas, Host of The Eric Metaxas Show; evangelist Luis Palau of the Luis Palau Association; Dennis Prager, Host of The Dennis Prager Show; actor Dennis Quaid; Joel C. Rosenberg, Founder and Chairman of The Joshua Fund; FOX News anchor Kelly Wright; Rick Warren, Pastor and Founder of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California ; and many more.

In addition, musical artists will include MercyMe, Fernando Ortega, and Michael W. Smith. The emcees of the Convention will be twin brothers, authors, and entrepreneurs David and Jason Benham.

Proclaim 18 will take place February 27-March 2, 2018, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, while NRB’s award-winning Exposition – featuring around 200 exhibitors – will be open February 28-March 2. The annual Convention is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assisting those in the field of Christian communications.

For the Proclaim 18 schedule, hotel information, sponsorship and promotional opportunities, space and event reservation, registration, and more, visit

For questions related to registration, contact the NRB Convention Registrar at, or call 212-460-9700.

Also, for opportunities to sponsor and/or exhibit at Proclaim 18, contact Jim Buckley at or Joe Nemchek at

By NRB Staff

Published: December 7, 2017


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