|For Immediate Release
January 5, 2015
Manassas, VA– Dr. Michael Youssef is scheduled to speak on Tuesday, February 24, at a morning plenary session on Islam during the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.
“It is essential that we understand the challenges of Islam as we work to fulfill the Great Commission,” remarked NRB President & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson. “Dr. Youssef’s knowledge and insights about Islam are key for our attendees at NRB15.”
Dr. Youssef is the Founder and President of Leading The Way with Dr. Michael Youssef, a worldwide ministry that leads the way for people living in spiritual darkness to discover the light of Christ through the creative use of media and on-the-ground ministry teams. His weekly television programs and daily radio programs are broadcast more than 4,000 times per week in 24 languages to more than 190 countries. He is also the founding pastor of The Church of The Apostles in Atlanta, GA.
In addition, Dr. Youssef has authored more than 30 books, including the most recent, God, Just Tell Me What to Do, and his upcoming book, Jesus, Jihad, and Peace: A Prophetic Vision for the Middle East, to be released February 2015. He holds degrees from Moore College in Sydney, Australia, and from Fuller Theological Seminary in California. In 1984, he earned a Ph.D. in social anthropology from Emory University.
The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a non-partisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth; to promote media excellence; and to defend free speech. In addition to promoting standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members. Learn more at www.nrb.org.
About the NRB Convention
The annual NRB International Christian Media Convention is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of around 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their organizations. NRB 2015 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 23-26, 2015. For more information, go to www.nrbconvention.org.
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