As the preeminent international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers, NRB serves our members by advocating their free speech rights in governmental, corporate, and media sectors; and by providing networking, educational, ministry, and relational opportunities to foster excellence, integrity, and accountability. Your membership in NRB will provide you with a variety of opportunities for networking and publicity to equip you to be more effective in your mission.
Browse the areas below to learn more about the benefits of joining NRB as an official member.
Be equipped to share the Gospel with excellence.
Be Equipped to Share the Gospel with Excellence
NRB is a unique gathering of people, united by purpose and message: to spread the life-changing truth of the Gospel of Jesus Christ through every electronic medium available.
As a member of NRB, you’ll receive ongoing training, helpful resources, and effective tools to help you lead and grow. NRB regularly hosts exclusive member events and webinars with industry leaders designed to keep you informed about industry trends and equip you to succeed in your work.
NRB works to equip members through content on a wide range of topics. Weekly newsletters provide an overview of important news and trends. Other articles provide in-depth training and guidance on different issues. As an NRB member, you will receive access to all of our content, resources, and tools.
Make Your Voice Heard on Issues That Matter
As the world’s largest association of Christian communicators, NRB is a powerful voice in Washington, D.C. Our advocacy team works tirelessly to protect and defend the rights and interests of Christian communicators. The political and regulatory battles of today will define the shape of Christian media for decades to come. These challenges require sophisticated and effective engagement in relevant legislative and regulatory forums.
Your membership in NRB strengthens our advocacy work and allows us to continue defending your rights and advocating for Christian communicators on issues that matter. Our team regularly engages with Congress, the White House, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and various other government agencies.
Make your voice heard on issues that matter.
Be encouraged professionally and spiritually.
Be Encouraged Professionally and Spiritually
NRB works to provide professional, personal, and spiritual encouragement to all of our members through networking, educational, ministry, and relational opportunities.
As an NRB member, you’ll get to make connections and form relationships with other Christian communicators at regular member events. You’ll also get access to encouraging NRB resources and content.
Your membership in NRB will provide you with valuable opportunities to network and form lasting partnerships and relationships with other members. NRB members share a strong unity founded in the bond we share in the Person and work of Jesus Christ. NRB works to strengthen this unity and present opportunities for members to forge strong, lifetime bonds.
Get Special Opportunities at NRB Conventions
NRB members can register for the annual NRB Christian Media Convention at the discounted member rate, enabling them to build connections with and share their work with thousands of Christian communications professionals from around the world.
NRB company members can also maximize their level of publicity at Convention at the discounted member rate through sponsorships, exhibit booth space, and affiliate lounges.
Members of NRB are invited to nominate individuals and organizations for both Media and Special Service Awards which are presented during convention. By honoring and celebrating outstanding facilities, ministries, programs, and producers, we hope to inspire others to raise their standards and create more compelling, relevant, and challenging Christian programming. Award winners receive a complimentary full convention registration plus a second for their guest along with two complimentary meals tickets to attend the presentation of their award.
Promote Your News to a Wide Audience of Christian Leaders
NRB member news is regularly featured in NRB’s award-winning newsletter, NRB Today, which goes out to thousands of Christian communicators. NRB also features member news, announcements, and original content on our website.
As an NRB member, your organization or ministry news will be promoted to a wide audience of Christian leaders through email, social, and other digital platforms.
NRB members can also submit classified ads to be posted on our website for 90 days for free, saving them the $125 non-member fee per ad. Click here to view current job listings on the NRB Job Board.
Reach Thousands of Christian Communicators
NRB members receive a signficantly discounted rate on all NRB advertising options, including NRB Today advertising, sponsored email blasts, web banner advertising, and NRB Convention promotions and sponsorships.
Advertising with NRB is a great way to reach thousands of Christian communicators, decision makers, and industry leaders.
Since 1944, NRB has been serving a wide audience of Christian leaders around the country. Christian media and ministry is a rapidly-growing industry that no one understands like we do. Our partnerships team can help you put together an effective marketing strategy to reach your target audience and achieve clear results.
NRB members can also submit classified ads to be posted on our website for 90 days for free, saving them the $125 non-member fee per ad.
Give Input on the Direction of NRB
NRB members can become leaders in their field and have input in the direction of NRB by serving on an NRB Advisory Council and, if they are Full Members and are elected, on an NRB Standing Committee or the NRB Board of Directors.
NRB members can join the NRB President’s Council, giving them the opportunity to meet with key leaders at the annual President’s Council Summit, network at the by-invitation-only President’s Council Reception every Convention, and receive personal updates on current events on Capitol Hill from NRB leadership. For more information on the NRB President’s Council, click here.