NRB highlights Reformation's 'solas' at Proclaim 17 in Orlando

 
The five "solas" of the Protestant Reformation were highlighted during the National Religious Broadcasters' Proclaim 17 convention in Orlando. The event was designed to mark the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's 95 Theses. Tony Evans, senior pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, preached on "Sola Gratia" (by grace alone) during the NRB International Christian Media Convention, which was held Feb. 27-March 2. Erwin Lutzer, pastor emeritus of Moody Church in Chicago, addressed "Sola Fide" (by faith alone); Mac Brunson, senior pastor ...

Attacks on religious liberty were the focus of NRB panel

 
Three clients of Alliance Defending Freedom described their battles for religious liberty March 2 at Proclaim 17, the National Religious Broadcasters' annual convention, which was held in Orlando this year. A wedding cinematographer, preschool director, and former fire chief shared about their legal efforts in a public policy session sponsored by ADF at the Orlando World Center Marriott. Their cases and others likely will determine the future of religious freedom in America, ADF Senior Counsel Erik Stanley told the audience. "I firmly ...

NRB leader: Free speech mission 'primary, necessary, indispensable'

 
Protecting the freedom of speech is as vital to the National Religious Broadcasters' mission today as it was when the association was founded in 1944, the group's president and CEO, Jerry A. Johnson, said. Johnson gave his State of the Association speech at the Orlando World Center Marriott in the opening session of Proclaim 17, NRB's International Christian Media Convention. During the session, he also read a statement regarding the terrorist killing of 49 people and injury to 53 others at the city's Pulse ...