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February 25, 2014

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 In Touch Ministries to Receive NRB Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications

Nashville, TN – In Touch Ministries will receive the prestigious NRB Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications during the Awards Dinner on Tuesday, February 25, at the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

Named after the best-known broadcaster, pastor, and evangelist of his era, the Billy Graham Award for Excellence in Christian Communications is presented each year to a Christian organization that effectively and creatively uses multiple electronic media technologies in fulfillment of its mission, while maintaining fidelity to the message of love, redemption, and hope found in the Holy Scriptures.

“We are so grateful for the work of In Touch Ministries in spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the far corners of the world,” commented NRB President & CEO Dr. Jerry A. Johnson. “So many lives have been touched by the wonderful work of this ministry that is dedicated to sharing the message of hope found only in Christ!”

In Touch Ministries is the teaching ministry of Dr. Charles F. Stanley, Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta, GA. Dr. Stanley teaches on television and radio around the world, and through In Touch magazine, podcasts, and the In Touch Messenger. The mission of In Touch Ministries is to lead people worldwide into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and to strengthen the local church.

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 International Christian Media Convention
The annual NRB International Christian Media Convention 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 2014 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 22-25, 2014. For more information, go to www.nrbconvention.org.

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