For Immediate Release
October 22, 2014

Kenneth Chan





George Barna to Speak at NRB15 Int’l Christian Media

George BarnaManassas, VA– George Barna is scheduled to speak on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

“Dr. Barna’s work is a vital resource for Christians who strive for greater effectiveness in reaching the lost and fulfilling the Great Commission,” stated Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB. “Attendees from all fields will benefit from his research.”

George Barna has filled executive roles in politics, marketing, advertising, media development, research, and ministry. He founded the Barna Research Group (now The Barna Group) in 1984 and helped it become a leading marketing research firm focused on the intersection of faith and culture before selling it in 2009. He has served several hundred parachurch ministries, thousands of Christian churches, and many other non-profit and for-profit organizations as well as the U.S. military.

A frequent speaker at ministry conferences around the world, he has been on the faculty at several universities and seminaries; has served as a pastor of a large, multi-ethnic church as well as a house church; and has helped start several churches.

He currently serves as the Executive Director of the American Culture and Faith Institute, and is President of Metaformation, a faith development organization. He has also written 50 books

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

About the NRB 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 2015 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 23-26, 2015. For more information, go to




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