|For Immediate Release
February 1, 2013
Manassas, VA– CBN India will be presented with the NRB International Television Ministry Award at the International Keynote Session on Tuesday, March 5, during the NRB 2013 Convention & Exposition in Nashville, TN.
The NRB International Television Ministry Award is presented each year to an organization based outside the United States that excels in television or video ministry, exercising integrity and faithfulness to the cause of Christ, while demonstrating unusual effectiveness in impacting the target culture with the Gospel. This year, the judges named CBN India the winner of the award.
"Through the use of the media and through humanitarian interventions, the Christian Broadcasting Network in India is touching the hearts of the people in India and winning them over to Christ," noted NRB President & CEO Dr. Frank Wright. "In fulfilling its purpose, CBN India has become a model of innovation, excellence and integrity. I congratulate the CBN team for their exemplary work!"
CBN India is reaching the nation of India with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through culturally relevant television programs. Since its first broadcast in 1994, CBN India programming now includes a daily Hindi show, Ek Nayee Zindagi, which airs on Star Plus, the number one national TV channel in India. CBN also produces Nireekshana in Telugu and Samadhan in Bengali, which air weekly on popular regional television channels. All of CBN India’s shows boldly proclaim the Gospel and all their hosts pray with the audience to receive Christ.
About NRB The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a non-partisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth; to promote media excellence; and to defend free speech. In addition to promoting standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members. Learn more at www.nrb.org.
About the NRB Convention The annual NRB Convention & Exposition is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of around 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their organizations. NRB 2013 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, March 2-5, 2013. For more information, go to www.nrbconvention.org.
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