|For Immediate Release
October 15, 2014
IMB President Dr. David Platt to Speak at NRB15 Convention
Manassas, VA– Dr. David Platt, President of the International Mission Board, is scheduled to speak on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at the NRB 2015 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.
“David Platt is passionate for Christians to live sold-out for Christ in our culture,” remarked Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President & CEO of NRB. “We are delighted that he will join us at NRB15 to encourage, inspire, and share with us about his new book, Counter Culture. We are excited to hear his vision!”
In addition to serving as President of the International Mission Board, Dr. Platt is Founder of Radical (Radical.net), a ministry devoted to serving churches and disseminating disciple-making resources toward the end that the Gospel might be made known in all nations. He also has a radio program on Moody Radio, Radical with David Platt, that can be heard around the world and features past sermons and teaching from his ministry.
Dr. Platt previously served as Dean of Chapel and Assistant Professor of Expository Preaching and Apologetics at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Staff Evangelist at Edgewater Baptist Church in New Orleans; and as the Senior Pastor of The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, AL, for eight years. Dr. Platt has written several books, includingRadical, Radical Together, Follow Me, and most recently, Counter Culture (to be released February 2015).
He has traveled extensively to serve alongside church leaders throughout the United States and around the world.
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 www.nrb.org.
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 www.nrbconvention.org.
National Religious Broadcasters
9510 Technology Drive
Manassas, VA 20110