NRB 2011 Concludes In Nashville
March 2, 2011 at 12:54 PM (PT)
NRB 2011 rounded out its educational and keynote sessions with a public policy debate on TUESDAY (3/1). Nationally syndicated Talk host JANET PARSHALL moderated a balanced conversation between Rev. Dr. CINDI LOVE, the Executive Director of SOULFORCE, and JOE DALLAS, former homosexual activist and Founder of GENESIS BIBLICAL COUNSELING. The conversation provided two different perspectives on the Bible's view of homosexuality and how the Church should respond.
The convention concluded with the banquet featuring Author, Broadcaster and Pastor CHUCK SWINDOLL and DENVER AND THE MILE HIGH ORCHESTRA. NRB President/CEO Dr. FRANK WRIGHT also awarded NRB Special Service Awards including:
NRB Milestone Award:
- WDAC/LANCASTER, PA
- KICY-A/F/NOME, AK
- TEDD SEELYE (posthumously)
- DORIS BROUGHAM, Founder of OVERSEAS RADIO INC.
- FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF SPARTANBURG, SC
NRB WILLIAM WARD AYER Award:
- RON HEMBREE (posthumously), Founder of GOOD FRIENDS, INC. and President of CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.
- ERWIN LUTZER, Speaker on radio programs "THE MOODY CHURCH HOUR," "SONGS IN THE NIGHT" and "RUNNING TO WIN"
NRB Hall of Fame Award:
- LARRY BURKETT of CROWN FINANCIAL MINISTRIES (posthumously)
- KAY ARTHUR, Host of "PRECEPTS FOR LIFE"
NRB Board of Director Award:
- JUNE HUNT, HOPE FOR THE HEART Founder