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Thousands of Churches to Join ‘Stand for Marriage Sunday’ on April 26

Thousands of churches will join “Stand for Marriage Sunday” on April 26 – just two days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the definition of marriage.

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House Panel to Review FCC Transparency Proposals

Congressman Greg Walden (R-OR), Chairman of the House Communications and Technology Subcommittee, has scheduled a hearing next Thursday on “FCC Reauthorization: Improving Commission Transparency.”

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Nagmeh Abedini Calls for Husband’s Release From Iran

The wife of Pastor Saeed Abedini has written an open letter to President Barack Obama urging the release of her husband, an American citizen imprisoned for his faith in Iran.

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Bill Would Link Performance Tax and Television Law

Representatives Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) this week reintroduced legislation that would tie the issues of television retransmission consent and a radio performance tax with a new FM chip twist.

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Franklin Graham Announces 50-State ‘Decision America Tour’ in 2016

Franklin Graham plans to embark on a 50-state tour of the U.S. in 2016 to hold prayer rallies, to share the message of Jesus, and to challenge Christians to boldly live out their faith.

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Pure Flix to Release 'Faith Of Our Fathers' as U.S. Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Vietnam War

Faith Of Our Fathers – a moving story of faith and friendship in time of war – premieres nationwide July 1 as the nation commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

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CBN News to Bring House Speaker, Pro-Life Advocate, and Super Bowl Hero to White House Correspondents’ Dinner

CBN News will be bringing Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, pro-life advocate Lila Rose, and New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler as their guests to the 2015 White House Correspondents’ Dinner that will be held in Washington, DC, on Saturday, April 25.

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NRB Opposes New Performance Tax Bill

Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) this week introduced the latest iteration of performance tax legislation in the so-called Fair Play Fair Pay Act (H. R. 1733).

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FCC Chairman Calls for AM Radio Rules Update

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler penned a blog post this week indicating his interest in advancing the agency’s “Revitalization of the AM Radio Service” proceeding (MB Docket No. 13-249)...

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Free Speech Amicus Brief Filed on Behalf of NRB, Others in Supreme Court Marriage Case

On behalf of NRB and other prominent religious organizations and leaders, Liberty Institute filed an amicus brief last week in the historic U.S. Supreme Court case, Obergefell v. Hodges, which could determine the future of marriage laws in the United States.

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NRB Press Releases

NRB Opposes Performance Tax Legislation

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), America’s preeminent association of Christian broadcasters and communicators, expressed concern with performance tax legislation being introduced by Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) that would place a new and unwarranted burden on many Christian radio broadcasters.

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NRB Welcomes 30 New Members in First Quarter of 2015

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) Executive Committee has voted to approve 18 new full members and 12 associate members in the first quarter of 2015 – 30 new members in total.

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NRB Reacts to Attack on Indiana RFRA

NRB today responded to the battle in the media over the State of Indiana’s recently approved Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA).

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Total Living Network's KTLN Receives 2015 NRB Award for TV Station of the Year (Full Power)

KTLN-TV received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Television Station of the Year (Full Power) on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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theDove TV Receives 2015 NRB Award for TV Station of the Year (Low Power)

theDove TV received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Television Station of the Year (Low Power) on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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The Christian Broadcasting Network Receives 2015 NRB Award for Best TV Talk Show for 'The 700 Club with Pat Robertson'

The Christian Broadcasting Network received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Best Television Talk Show for The 700 Club with Pat Robertson on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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The Christian Broadcasting Network Receives 2015 NRB Award for Best TV Teaching Program for '700 Club Interactive'

The Christian Broadcasting Network received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Best Television Teaching Program for 700 Club Interactive on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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CrossTalk International Receives 2015 NRB Award for Best TV Mixed Media Campaign for 'Today with God'

CrossTalk International received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Best Television Mixed Media Campaign for Today with God on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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Amazing Facts Ministries Receives 2015 NRB Award for Best Local Broadcast TV Commercial for 'Revelation: The Bride, The Beast, and Babylon'

Amazing Facts Ministries received the 2015 NRB Best Local Broadcast Television Commercial for Revelation: The Bride, The Beast, and Babylon on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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Amazing Facts Ministries Receives 2015 NRB Award for Best National TV Commercial for Bible History Timeline

Amazing Facts Ministries received the 2015 NRB Media Award for Best National Television Commercial for Bible History Timeline on Tuesday, February 24, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

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Forget Net Neutrality -- What About Net Vitality?

Today The Media Institute is releasing a new study from Harvard Law Professor and longtime communications policy expert Stuart Brotman which...

Roma Downey, Mark Burnett Named Among Top 10 Christian Leaders in America

Husband and wife team Roma Downey and Mark Burnett are being recognized on Newsmax's list of top 100 Christian leaders...

Pastor Abedini and 3 Other Americans Imprisoned by Iran Likely to Be Forgotten by Obama in Nuclear Deal, ACLJ Warns

The American Center for Law and Justice has warned that pastor Saeed Abedini and three other Americans imprisoned in Iran seem...

FM Minor Mod Freeze Announced

With the deadlines for FM Auction 98 now on the books, the Commission has also announced that it will not accept ANY commercial or noncommercial...

House Passes Cybersecurity Bill After Companies Fall Victim to Data Breaches

Responding to a series of computer security breaches in government and the private sector, the House passed an expansive...

BBG to Get Lowdown on Cuban Broadcasting

The Broadcasting Board of Governors will get an update on the operations and activities of its Office of Cuba Broadcasting at its...

IRS Surveillance of Churches After Secret Agreement With Atheists May Go to Court

An Arizona-based legal group has filed a lawsuit in federal court demanding that the Internal Revenue Service divulge information about an agreement...

20 Organizations Call Out California University for Offering Anti-Semitic Course

There has been no shortage of anti-Semitic incidents on college campuses during the past academic year, especially within the 10-school University of California...

Franklin Graham: Is the World No Longer Shocked by Christians Having Their Heads Cut Off?

Franklin Graham responded to the recent execution of 30 Ethiopian Christians in a recent Facebook post.

'Reach Beyond' -- Powerful Song Encouraging Christians to Share Faith -- Moves Toward Top of Charts

A song written by a missionary with no ties to the music industry hit the Billboard Christian Soft Adult Contemporary music charts...

Zondervan Announces Chuck Colson's Final Book on Anniversary of His Passing

Today, on the third anniversary of the death of Charles W. "Chuck" Colson, one of the most eloquent and influential evangelical Christian leaders...

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Baptists sign SCOTUS gay marriage case brief

Jerry Johnson, president of the National Religious Broadcasters, referencing protests against Religious Freedom Restoration Acts in Indiana and Arkansas...

Baptists, others, fear legal gay marriage will censor free speech

Ministries joining the argument include the National Religious Broadcasters, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan’s Purse.

Top Christian groups to Supremes: Protect marriage

Some of the top names in Christian ministry – including the National Religious Broadcasters...

National Religious Broadcasters Holds Firm

As many Evangelical elites and institutions squishily accommodate liberal trends, the National Religious Broadcasters group remains defiantly conservative...

Christian filmmakers talk ‘Reel Dreams’ at NRB

The topic brings up the same questions each year, with 2015 being no exception, at the Annual National Religious Broadcasters...

NRB Board Issues Topical Resolutions

Meeting at the annual NRB International Christian Media Convention in Nashville this week, the National Religious Broadcasters Board...

Mike Huckabee skipping CPAC for National Religious Broadcasters Convention

Potential presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said he’s not speaking at CPAC this year...


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