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AFA’s #BoycottTarget Pledge Draws Support from More than 1.15 Million

More than 1.15 million concerned citizens have reportedly signed the American Family Association’s (AFA) #BoycottTarget pledge since the retail giant publicized its policy to allow self-identifying transgender individuals access to store bathrooms and fitting rooms that correspond with their own gender identity.

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National Day of Prayer on Capitol Hill

On May 5, Americans around the nation celebrated the National Day of Prayer. NRB President & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson and NRB Chairman of the Board Bill Blount were pleased to visit with a number of NRB members in Washington in honor of the day, including at an NRB First Amendment event headlined by USCIRF Chairman Dr. Robert P. George.

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Cornerstone Television Network President Releases New Book, Proclaiming ‘America Needs A Miracle’

Cornerstone Television Network is issuing a call-to-action to all Christian citizens through a thought-provoking new book from its President and CEO, Don Black.

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FEBC China Programs Reaching 26 Ethnic Minorities

In Yunnan, China, a micro-SD card with more than 50 hours of radio programs in the Yunnan dialect is being produced and duplicated for distribution among the ethnic minorities in the area.

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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 Press Releases

Are Christians ‘Ashamed of the Gospel?’ Professor Robert George Asks NRB Leaders

In a time of moral and cultural upheaval, American Christians must be challenged whether they are “ashamed of the Gospel,” Professor Robert P. George told about 90 leaders and friends of National Religious Broadcasters gathered in Washington, D.C., for its third annual First Amendment Lunch, May 5.

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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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Option for schools: Common sense - or brainwashing

Alliance Defending Freedom has sent a letter to Pittsburgh Public Schools explaining there's no need for them to adopt a proposal...

Nation's Largest Atheist Group Demands School District Cancel Field Trip to Creation Museum

The nation's largest atheist group is demanding that a Pennsylvania school cancel its planned field trip to the Creation Museum in Kentucky...

NYC Mayor Pushes to Boycott Chick-fil-a Over Traditional Marriage

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and other city officials want New Yorkers to bypass a Chick-fil-a.

House OKs Bill Allowing Faith Groups to Serve the Military

The House Armed Services Committee has passed an amendment that ensures faith-based groups can serve the military without giving up...

FRC Blasts Obama for Focusing on Bathroom Laws, Not ISIS

The Family Research Council (FRC) is blasting President Barack Obama for having the wrong priorities.

Wheeler Proposes Reducing Public File Obligations

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has circulated a proposal to eliminate the requirement that broadcast stations retain copies of...

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.

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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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