February 16, 2017

James A. Smith Sr.





Isik Abla Ministries to Receive the 2017 NRB International Impact Award

Isik Abla Ministries logoWASHINGTON (NRB) – Isik Abla Ministries will receive the 2017 NRB International Impact Award on Thursday, March 2, at Proclaim 17, the NRB International Christian Media Convention in Orlando, Florida.

The NRB International Impact Award is presented to an individual or organization that is having an impact outside the U.S. and that demonstrates a strong personal commitment to proclaiming Christ through electronic media, working with integrity and faithfulness to influence a culture for Christ. 

Isik Abla, a former Muslim woman from Turkey, has a Christian satellite TV, Internet, and social media ministry in five languages worldwide, with more than four million Facebook followers. Her vision is to reach the Muslim world for Christ and be a catalyst to bring revival to the Western Church.

The International Impact Award is one of 22 awards that will be presented during Proclaim 17, which takes place February 27-March 2, 2017, at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando. For the complete list of 2017 award recipients, click here.

About NRB

The National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a nonpartisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth, promote media excellence, and 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. The next Convention, Proclaim 17, will be held at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida, February 27-March 2, 2017. For more information, go to




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