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In Memoriam: Blue Ridge Broadcasting Pioneer E. Harold Munn

Earle Harold “Hal” Munn, Jr., the longest-serving board member of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association’s Blue Ridge Broadcasting (BRB) Corporation, passed away on April 26 due to complications from pancreatic cancer. He was 87.

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Global Media Summit Honors GOD TV’s Wendy Alec with Global Platinum Award

Wendy Alec, who founded GOD TV, was honored last month during the Global Media Summit (GMS) conference in Dallas, Texas.

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Ravi Zacharias International Ministries Reaches Chicago with 2016 Festival of Thought

A team of speakers and staff from Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) converged in the Windy City last month for the weeklong Chicago Loop Festival of Thought.

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NRB Weighs in on Upcoming First Amendment Case

NRB last week co-filed an amicus curiae brief in an important First Amendment case likely to come before the Supreme Court this autumn.

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Senate Panel Acts on FCC, Internet Legislation

This week the Senate Commerce Committee advanced legislation aimed at updating the FCC and addressing the “Internet of Things.”

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International Religious Freedom Bill Pressed Forward

Following House committee action last week, Sen. Marco Rubio (R- Fla.) on Thursday introduced the Frank Wolf International Religious Freedom Act.

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NRB President Joins SBC President in Calling for Prayer to Awaken America

On June 14, the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) will spend the entire evening session of its annual meeting praying for pastors and spiritual leaders in America, for the churches in America, for the nation, and for the world.

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Washington – A Man of Prayer: Members of Congress Intercede in the Capitol

Dozens of Members of Congress joined Christian leaders on April 27 in the prestigious Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol building to honor President George Washington as a man of Christian faith and to offer prayers on behalf of the nation, the President and his Cabinet, the Supreme Court and its Justices, and Members of Congress.

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5,000 People Hear Dr. Michael Youssef Preach in Cairo, Egypt

Despite the threat of political protests following a recent government decision in Egypt, roughly 5,000 people reportedly gathered this past weekend to hear Dr. Michael Youssef preach in Cairo, Egypt, with many more watching via the live satellite broadcasts of his ministry's 24/7 satellite television channel, THE KINGDOM SAT.

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Christian Charity Groups Present Life-Changing Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

For those who don’t want to wait until the last-minute to get something special for their mothers on Mother’s Day, there are a number of Christian charity organizations that have produced gift catalogs with ideas that will not only honor mothers but also improve the lives of poverty-stricken children and families that struggle to survive in developing countries.

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NRB Press Releases

NRB Urges Kasich to Study — Not ‘Chill Out’ — About Religious Liberty

Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s “naïve or poorly informed” religious liberty comments in response to a question about North Carolina’s new law protecting women and girls in public restrooms is a matter of concern to Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, president & CEO of National Religious Broadcasters.

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Israel is a Friend to U.S. and Christians, NRB Says

In advance of the upcoming American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference, National Religious Broadcasters today re-affirms its support for and solidarity with Israel. Likewise, NRB opposes the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Movement that seeks to gain inroads into Christian communities.

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NRB Applauds Secretary Kerry’s Recognition of ISIS Genocide of Christians

National Religious Broadcasters thanks U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for concluding that the barbarism being perpetrated against Christians in the Middle East by ISIS is, in fact, “genocide.”

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On Supreme Court – Let the People Speak First, NRB Says

NRB supports Congressional leaders in their resolve to allow the American people a voice at the ballot box before anyone is considered to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court following last month’s passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

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NRB Board Speaks on Life and Liberty

The National Religious Broadcasters Board of Directors adopted seven Resolutions last week highlighting important issues for Christian media professionals. The NRB Board, a body of approximately a hundred key leaders among Christian communicators, unanimously approved statements on:

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NRB Releases 2016 Election Results

The National Religious Broadcasters has released the results of this past weekend's elections for the 2018 Executive Committee and Class of 2019 Board of Directors.

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Carson, Cruz Confirmed for NRB Presidential Candidates Forum

Republican presidential candidates Dr. Ben Carson and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz are confirmed to participate on Friday, February 26, in the Presidential Candidates Forum during Proclaim 16, the NRB International Christian Media Convention.

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National Religious Broadcasters to Move Operation to Capitol Hill

The National Religious Broadcasters will be moving its offices to Capitol Hill in May after the Board of Directors unanimously approved a recommendation of its Executive Committee during its annual meeting today.

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Museum of the Bible Special Preview on Display at Proclaim 16 in Nashville

On Feb. 24-26, attendees at Proclaim 16, the 2016 National Religious Broadcasters International Christian Media Convention, will get a sneak peek of the 430,000-square-foot, $400 million Museum of the Bible. Scheduled to open two blocks from the National Mall and three blocks from the U.S. Capitol in Washington in the fall of 2017, the museum invites all people—people of all faiths or no faith, adults and children, the intellectually curious and seasoned scholars alike—to engage with the Bible.

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Ambassador Ron Dermer to Speak at Proclaim 16 Media Leadership Dinner

The Media Leadership Dinner at Proclaim 16 – the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN – will have Israel's Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, as a speaker.

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60 Lawmakers Voice Concerns to Wheeler About FCC Set-Top Box Proposal

The lawmakers said that if the FCC passed the rules in the proposal it “will jeopardize the incredible evolution of video distribution...

Colorado Christian requests transgender policy exemption

Colorado Christian University is among 233 religious-based schools that have requested exemptions to a federal law prohibiting...

In Possible Threat to Must-Carry, GAO Says Broadcast License Phase-out Feasible

The General Accountability Office has concluded that phasing out cable and satellite statutory licenses for the retransmission of broadcast content...

The FCC Just Approved Altice Buying Cablevision

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Tuesday it had approved European telecoms group Altice NV’s acquisition of...

Obama's Ed Dept. 'outing' Christian colleges

The federal government allows religious organizations to be exempt from Title IX mandates where they violate their religious beliefs.

Summer Internships – Good for FCC EEO Credit, But Be Careful of Wage and Hour Law Implications

As summer approaches, many stations are preparing for the arrival of summer interns.

New Bill Would Force Colleges to Publicize Religious Exemptions

A Democratic legislator from Massachusetts has introduced a bill that would make it mandatory for colleges and universities to...

How Did The US Broadband Market Grow So Anti-Competitive?

The American Broadband market is a mess. It’s no secret.

Family Research Council Statement on Tennessee SB 1556

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam recently signed Senate Bill 1556, which prevents counselors and therapists from being forced...

Democrats Push FCC's Wheeler on Public File Access Pledge

A quartet of powerful House Democrats has asked FCC chairman Tom Wheeler to act on a pledge they say he made to their...

New FCC Rules Could Cost $150 Billion, Claim Critics

The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to advance divisive new rules for Internet providers extending high-capacity service to businesses...

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National Religious Broadcasters 2016 conference was proclaimed a success

The National Religious Broadcasters Convention had their annual meeting in Nashville this year in a four day event, plus...

Exhibitor Growth Pushes February Exhibit Space Up 2.3%

NRB International Christian Media Convention & Exposition likely clinched a return to the Fastest 50 rankings by boosting its...

Proclaim 16: Show Staples, With Religion

The National Religious Broadcasters Association will convene its annual conference in Nashville this month.

Southern Baptists take NRB lead

When thousands of evangelical communicators who comprise the National Religious Broadcasters meet later this month in Nashville for their annual convention...

Jerry Johnson's fight for Christian communicators

In radio, silence is not golden. Indeed, "dead air" -- a period of unintended silence during a live program -- is a broadcaster's nightmare.

NRB's Proclaim 16 Convention to Feature Pastor Rick Warren, 'War Room' Filmmakers

Proclaim 16, a four-day convention for professionals in Christian media and the ministry, promises to be a networking opportunity for thousands of Christian communicators.

Leadership Summit Highlights Importance of Middle East for Americans, Europeans

Other organizers include the International Leaders Summit, the model for the event; National Religious Broadcasters, the..
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