|For Immediate Release
January 31, 2012
Manassas, VA – TWR (formerly Trans World Radio) will receive the NRB International Strategic Partnership Award during the February 21st International Keynote Session at the NRB 2012 Convention & Exposition.
"TWR has built tremendous partnerships with media ministries around the world, helping to facilitate the spread of the Gospel through electronic means,” said NRB Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships Dr. Ron Harris. “In addition, they have involved scores of U.S. Christian broadcasters in partnership relationships with international projects and ministries, and all are enriched through their efforts. These partnerships are changing lives for all time and eternity.”
Speaking fluently in more than 200 languages and dialects, TWR exists to reach the world for Jesus Christ. Their global media outreach engages millions in 160 countries with biblical truth. For nearly 60 years, God has enabled TWR to help lead people from doubt to decision to discipleship. Together with international partners, local churches and other ministries, TWR provides relevant programming, discipleship resources and dedicated workers to spread hope to individuals and communities around the globe. Whether using high-powered AM, shortwave or FM radio, streaming content to Internet users or visiting face-to-face with listeners, TWR leaves a lasting spiritual footprint.
The NRB International Strategic Partnership Award is presented to an NRB member that has forged an effective partnership with an indigenous ministry, marked by strategic planning and cooperation with indigenous co-workers, sensitivity to cultural distinctives, and an impactful Christian outreach in the target culture.
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 Convention & Exposition is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of nearly 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their ministries. NRB 2012 is being held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 26 – February 18-21, 2012. For registration and other Convention information go to: www.nrbconvention.org
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