For Immediate Release
March 31, 2016

James A. Smith Sr.





Daily Hope with Rick Warren Receives NRB Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications

Daily HopeMANASSAS, Va. – Daily Hope with Rick Warren received the prestigious NRB Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications during the Closing Gala on February 26 at Proclaim 16, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, Tennessee.

Named after the best-known broadcaster, pastor, and evangelist of his era, the Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications is presented each year to a Christian organization that effectively and creatively uses multiple electronic media technologies in fulfillment of its mission, while maintaining fidelity to the message of love, redemption, and hope found in the Holy Scriptures.

Daily Hope, the Bible teaching media ministry of Dr. Rick Warren, gives hope to the hurting, encourages purpose driven living, equips purpose driven churches and leaders, champions religious liberty worldwide, and supports the Global P.E.A.C.E. Plan in 197 countries, focusing on the unreached 3,000 tribes with no Bible, believers, or Body of Christ.

About NRB

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a nonpartisan, 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

About the 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. The next Convention will be held at the Orlando World Marriott in Orlando, Florida, February 27-March 2, 2017. For more information, go to




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