NRB President Dr. Jerry A. Johnson Statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on Religious Liberty​

National Religious Broadcasters thanked President Donald Trump for prioritizing First Amendment freedoms and taking first steps to change our nation’s trajectory through executive action at the White House today. He also commented on a meeting with senior White House staff regarding persecution.


NRB Praises FCC Action to Aid Charitable Giving

National Religious Broadcasters today praised the Federal Communications Commission for unanimously adopting an order offered by Chairman Ajit Pai that will enhance charitable giving opportunities for community needs, a long-term policy position supported by NRB.


NRB President Issues Statement on Judge Neil Gorsuch Ahead of Senate Vote

As the U.S. Senate proceeds this week to a vote to confirm Judge Neil M. Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court, Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of National Religious Broadcasters, issued the following statement.


NRB Applauds Pai Draft Order Advancing Charitable Giving

National Religious Broadcasters today applauded Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai for circulating the draft of a long-awaited order to aid charitable giving opportunities for community needs.


Five Evangelical Preachers Highlight ‘Solas’ of Reformation at Proclaim 17

Five evangelical preachers highlighted the five “solas” of the Protestant Reformation to mark the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses at Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.


Proclaim 17 Highlights Human Cost of Attack on Religious Freedom

Three clients of Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) described their battles for religious liberty Thursday, March 2, at Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.


Religious Liberty Needs Restoration, Heritage Experts Tell Christian Communicators

A recovery of religious freedom is needed after eight years of setbacks, participants were told at an event sponsored by the Heritage Foundation Wednesday (March 1) during Proclaim 17, the National Religious Broadcasters’ International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.


Hewitt: ‘Fragrance of Gospel’ Needed on Talk Shows

Christian radio show hosts have an obligation not only “to deliver great news talk” but to make certain the “fragrance of the Gospel is there,” Hugh Hewitt said Tuesday evening (Feb. 28) at Proclaim 17, the National Religious Broadcasters’ International Christian Media Convention.


Europe Losing Against Sharia, U.K.’s Lord Pearson Tells Pastors at Proclaim 17

Europe will have difficulty stemming the tide of Islam and sharia law, but the United States still has an opportunity, a member of the British Parliament said Tuesday, February 28, during Proclaim 17, the National Religious Broadcasters’ International Christian Media Convention in Orlando.


Johnson: Free Speech Mission ‘Indispensable’ for NRB

Protecting the freedom of speech is as vital to the National Religious Broadcasters’ mission today as it was when the association was founded in 1944, the association’s President & CEO, Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, said in the opening session Monday evening (Feb. 27) of Proclaim 17, NRB’s International Christian Media Convention.

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Censoring Christians: Google and Facebook and Twitter, oh my

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) launched the initiative via the website

Religious Broadcasters Gather in DC, Announce Response to Problem of Internet Censorship

The National Religious Broadcasters gathered in Washington, D.C., on Thursday to announce their new “Internet Freedom Initiative.”

In Tax Debate, Gift to Religious Right Could Be Bargaining Chip

Conservative Christian leaders say Mr. Trump seized on the issue at the January meeting in his office.

Religious broadcasters' group honors Lankford with award

National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) recently presented its 2017 Faith & Freedom Award to U.S. Sen. James Lankford, R-Oklahoma City.

Johnson Amendment: Confusion and fightin’ words

There was nothing new about the Rev. Jerry Johnson talking about abortion, gay rights and other hot-button moral issues...

Charles Stanley to Be Keynote Speaker at NRB's 'First Amendment Lunch'

NRB announced Thursday that the founder and head of In Touch Ministries was going to be the keynote speaker for next week's event.

FCC To Tackle Two Noncom Priorities in April

The move was applauded by the National Religious Broadcasters organization.

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