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National Religious Broadcasters Marks 70th Anniversary

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the National Religious Broadcasters, which was established with the focus of defending and expanding access to electronic media platforms for the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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FCC Chairman Engages on Future of Broadcasting

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler offered his thoughts this week on what the future of broadcasting could...

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Supreme Court Turns Down First Amendment Case

The U.S. Supreme Court this week decided not to take up Elane Photography v. Willock, a case in which a professional photographer...

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Nearly Half of House Publicly Oppose Performance Tax

Nearly half of all Members of Congress in the U.S. House of Representatives now publicly support the Local Radio Freedom Act...

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NRB Chairman Bill Blount Meets, Greets NAB Leaders

Newly elected NRB Chairman Bill Blount had the opportunity this week to meet and speak briefly with the President and CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters as well as its Chairman.

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Cornerstone Network Celebrates 35 Years of Broadcasting

Cornerstone Network will mark its 35th anniversary on Tuesday, April 15, and plans to celebrate its history and future with an array of activities, including an on-air celebration, the release of a new book, and the launch of new television programs.

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Irreplaceable: Focus on the Family's First-Ever Movie Event on May 6

Irreplaceable, one of the largest initiatives that Focus on the Family has ever undertaken, will be presented one night only in more than 700 select movie theaters around the country.

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In Memoriam: Norma Pederson, Wife of Reach Beyond President Wayne Pederson

Norma Pederson, the wife of Reach Beyond President Wayne Pederson, passed away Thursday, April 3, after a yearlong battle with cancer.

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Walking with the Enemy: Mark Schmidt Adapts True Decades-Old Story from Nazi-Occupied Hungary

Last week, the Rev. Mark Jenkins, NRB President's Council Member and Minister of Media at Grove Avenue Baptist Church in Richmond, VA, invited several NRB staff to attend a screening of Director Mark Schmidt's Walking with the Enemy, produced by Liberty Studios.

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CIN Study Highlighted at Senate Hearing

Following up on a hearing by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week, members of the Senate Commerce Committee began their review of the...

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NRB Press Releases

NRB Announces Change of Dates for 2015 Christian Media Convention

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), the world’s preeminent association of Christian broadcasters and communicators, officially announced today that it has changed the dates of its next convention to Monday, February 23 - Thursday, February 26, 2015.

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National Religious Broadcasters' Statement on World Vision U.S. Policy Change Reversal

In a letter to employees on Monday, World Vision U.S. President Richard Stearns announced a change to the organization’s longstanding employee conduct policy that effectively allowed “a Christian in a legal same-sex marriage” to be employed at World Vision.

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Key Ministry Leaders Stand with Hobby Lobby, Conestoga

The NRB Board of Directors, a body of nearly 100 key leaders in faith-based media, unanimously resolved to stand with Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties in their “David-and-Goliath” struggle for freedom to be argued before the U.S. Supreme Court this week.

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NRB Welcomes 9 New Members in Q1 of 2014

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Executive Committee has voted to approve five new full members and four new associate members in the first quarter of 2014. In addition, one associate member, Galcom International, was approved for full membership after adding a broadcast to their ministry.

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National Religious Broadcasters and Paramount Pictures Jointly Announce Explanatory Message for 'Noah' Movie

(February 27, 2014) The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) and Paramount Pictures jointly announced today the decision to add an explanatory message to future marketing materials for the upcoming film Noah from acclaimed filmmaker Darren Aronofsky.

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NRB Releases 2014 Election Results

(February 26, 2014) The National Religious Broadcasters has released the results of this past weekend's elections for the 2014 Executive Committee and Class of 2017 Board of Directors.

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Teen Challenge International USA to Receive NRB Milestone Award

(February 25, 2014) Teen Challenge International USA will receive the prestigious NRB Milestone Award during the Awards Dinner on Tuesday, February 25, at the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN..

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Jerry Rose to Receive NRB Milestone Award

(February 25, 2014) Jerry Rose will receive the prestigious NRB Milestone Award during the Awards Dinner on Tuesday, February 25, at the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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Dr. Jack Hayford to Receive Prestigious NRB Hall of Fame Award

(February 25, 2014) Dr. Jack Hayford will receive the prestigious NRB Hall of Fame Award during the awards dinner on Tuesday, February 25, at the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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NRB Board Speaks on Freedom and Access

(February 23, 2014) The National Religious Broadcasters' Board of Directors has adopted four Resolutions highlighting important issues of freedom and access for Christian media.

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Christian TV Network in Farsi Expands in Muslim World

His brother was executed by firing squad in Iran when he was only 16 for a minor political offense. But instead...

Thousands of Christians Form New Blockade As Authorities Return to ‘Reconstruct’ Church

International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that thousands of Christians in Wenzhou...

U.S. regulators to propose new in May

U.S. regulators are expected to vote on May 15 on a new set of so-called "net neutrality" rules aimed...

FCC Seeks Input on TIS Filter Change

Last summer, the FCC updated several facets of its rules governing Travelers’ Information Stations and...

'Full Disclosure' Sought For Political Ads

Key former FCC Democrats have urged the agency to plug what critics allege is a loophole in existing political advertising...

Justices Get Tough on Aereo Argument

The Supreme Court Tuesday heard oral argument in the case of ABC [and many other broadcasters] v. Aereo...

China to become most Christian country within a generation

China may soon be home to the world's largest Christian population, despite strict regulations on...

Humanist group sues NJ school district over 'under God' in Pledge of Allegiance

A national humanist group is suing a New Jersey school district on behalf of a family that believes the phrase...

Christian Pakistani Killed for Not Converting to Islam

A 22-year-old Christian man was murdered in Pakistan April 16 for not converting to Islam. Only known as Haroon, the...

Cord cutting up 44% in past 3 years

An April 2014 survey published by Experian Marketing Services suggests that 7.6 million U.S. households,

Franklin Graham Claims Christian Persecution In America, Others Say Evangelicals Are ‘Out Of Touch’

Franklin Graham claims Christian persecution is on the rise both in America and overseas. Yet, at the same time,

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'Noah' treads water amid stunning imagery

After discussions with members of the National Religious Broadcasters, Paramount and the NRB made...

'Noah,' revival of Bible epics, finds rough seas

NEW YORK (AP) — In the beginning of their work together on "Noah," director Darren Aronofsky made Russell Crowe a promise:

Studio Adds Disclaimer To “Noah”

National Religious Broadcasters President Jerry Johnson is thanking Paramount Pictures for adding...

National Religious Broadcasters and Paramount Pictures Jointly Announce Explanatory Message for 'Noah' Movie

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) and Paramount Pictures jointly announced Thursday the decision to add...

National Religious Broadcasters: Boehner, GOP Leaders Agree Government Will Try To Shut Us Down

In an interview with the American Family Association’s Tim Wildmon at the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) convention yesterday,

Religious broadcasters pack session on social media tips

A panel of experts on how churches and religious broadcasters can use social media more effectively attracted...

At NRB Show, Social Takes Spotlight

The NRB International Christian Media Convention this month in Nashville will be the first with Jerry Johnson as NRB president and CEO.


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