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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

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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National Religious Broadcasters Installs New President & CEO, Dr. Jerry A. Johnson

(February 25, 2014) Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, the new President & CEO of the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), was formally installed on the opening night of the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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Bend It, Charge It, Dunk It: Graphene, the Material of Tomorrow

Graphene is the strongest, thinnest material known to exist. A form of carbon, it can conduct...

Life Without Limbs Founder Hits Social Media Milestone, Reaching 3 Million Facebook 'Likes'

Life Without Limbs founder Nick Vujicic has just reached a milestone on his Facebook page, passing...

FCC Requests Comments on Proposal to Require Multilingual EAS Alerts – Comments Due April 28

With so much going on at the FCC and in connection with other topics that we consider, I’m sometimes...

Google Acquires Titan Aerospace, The Drone Company Pursued By Facebook

Google has acquired Titan Aerospace, the drone startup that makes high-flying robots which...

FCC Teeing Up Spectrum Screen Item

FCC chairman Tom Wheeler is expected by early next week, and perhaps as early as late this week...

FCC to create more wireless broadband

As part of its efforts, the FCC plans to pair and auction 1755-1780 MHz with 2155-2180 MHz, known as...

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler leans on candor to get his message across

For federal regulators, words really matter. An adjective too bold, a verb conjugated wrong or a particle...

FCC Media Chief Bill Lake delivers good news for LPTV (video)

The LPTV Spectrum Rights Coalition has released an exclusive 90-minute NAB LPTV Info-session with FCC Media Chief...

David Cameron Says Britain Must Stand Up Against Global Christian Persecution, Urges Increased Evangelism

"I hope we can do more to raise the profile of the persecution of Christians around the world," Cameron said in an...

How Many Radio Stations Are There in the United States?

Here are the latest broadcast license totals from the FCC.

Commissioners Split On Media Ownership

The two Republican commissioners at the FCC are not happy the chairman plans to roll the 2010 current media...

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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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