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VOM Radio Urges Christians to Pray as Brunson Trial Begins

By Julianna Keck

April 13, 2018

On Monday, April 16, American Pastor Andrew Brunson will enter a Turkish courtroom to be tried on charges of espionage and terrorism. A guilty verdict could carry a 35-year prison sentence. His only “crime” is that for 23 years he and his wife, Norine, have been sharing the gospel with the people of Turkey. This weekend—APRIL 14 & 15—on VOM Radio, Host Todd Nettleton interviews Brunson’s daughter, Jacqueline. In this timely dialogue, Jacqueline shares about her dad’s arrest and how he’s doing while he awaits the opening of the trial. While Pastor Brunson is originally from North Carolina, Jacqueline and her siblings were raised in Turkey and consider it home. Listeners will be transported to this transcontinental country in Eurasia as Jacqueline recounts her parent’s ... Read More

That’s a Wrap on Proclaim 18! Take a Look at Our Favorite Moments...

By Julianna Keck

March 9, 2018

We hope you made it home safely and are settling back into a more normal pace of life after the whirlwind of a week known as Proclaim 18. The 75th annual National Religious Broadcasters convention was one for the books! And we are grateful for the opportunities it afforded us to meet with so many of you and connect you with our ministry partners. Though we can’t quantify the sheer value of the relationships that were built and strengthened, we decided it would be fun to take a look at the some of the hard data… Here’s what went down at Proclaim 18, according to the stats: 9 RKC team members were in attendance 37 RKC ministry representatives were in attendance 144 meetings and events ... Read More

Newsworthy & Inspirational

By Julianna Keck

Feb. 21, 2018

From breaking news stories affecting our Nation to Christ-centered parenting advice, RKC offers a variety of programs to keep your listeners informed and inspired on today’s most timely topics. FEBC Today with Ed Cannon 2-minute Daily Short Feature We are pleased to announce a brand-new partnership with FEBC Today. This daily 2-minute interview program takes listeners around the world to hear the stories of lives changed by the Gospel. Hosted by FEBC President Ed Cannon with Co-Host Wayne Shepherd, FEBC Today inspires people to boldly follow Jesus Christ, while making disciples in every nation. Since it’s inception in 1945, Far East Broadcasting Company has been crossing borders and breaking down barriers, sharing the Good News with the world through AM and FM radio, and now ... Read More

A Call to Prayer from the Voice of the Martyrs

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 18, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017 International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church When we hear about Christians being persecuted around the world, what can we do about it? The Voice of the Martyrs reminds us, we can pray! For Christ-followers, prayer is the ultimate answer to all of life's problems and hardships. Recipient of the NRB 2016 Radio Program of the Year Award, the VOM Radio half-hour weekend program takes listeners around the world to hear stories of persecuted Christians who boldly proclaim Christ—no matter the cost. The daily 1-minute short feature, VOM Radio, calls listeners to prayer and action on behalf of persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ all over the world. Today, we're calling all stations to help get the word out about ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs Calls for Prayer on Behalf Christians in Egypt

By Jessie Jolliff

May 26, 2017

The Voice of the Martyrs shared an urgent plea for prayer this morning as they reported on an armed attack that took the lives of 27 Christians early Friday, May 26, 2017 in Egypt. Here is more from the local VOM workers report, “The bus was on its way to visit a monastery, when it was stopped by 10 armed men. They boarded the bus and asked passengers for their religion. When the attackers learned they were Christians they opened fire. Children were among the about 50 Christians on board. Many of the injuries are severe, and more martyrs are expected before the end of the day as people succumb to their injuries. Please lift up the victims, their families and the nation of Egypt ... Read More

Programming Update from The Voice of the Martyrs

By Jessie Jolliff

May 15, 2017

For the past three years, The Voice of the Martyrs weekend radio broadcast, VOM Radio, has been heard on a growing number of radio stations all across the country. In 2016, the ministry launched a brand new 1-minute short feature, called VOM Radio Minute. It’s our pleasure to announce that the weekend edition of VOM Radio has moved to a 25-minute format as of this past weekend, May 13-14, 2017. We believe the 25-minute format has emerged as the standard program length for Christian radio. We're pleased to bring the VOM Radio weekend production into alignment with the other programs you carry. This new version will seamlessly replace the current format on both Amb-OS and the FTP site. Engaging testimonies of modern-day heroes of faith ... Read More

VOM to Receive the Best Digital Campaign Award at NRB 2017

By Jessie Jolliff

Feb. 3, 2017

Congratulations to The Voice of the Martyrs on their second consecutive win at NRB! In 2016, VOM took home the prestigious Program of the Year Award. This year, they will be honored with the 2017 Award for Best Digital Campaign for “I am N.” This award recognizes an organization that best engages people through the use of a digital campaign initiative. The Voice of the Martyrs' “I am N” digital campaign utilized innovative measures across various online platforms to drive Christians to stand with their brothers and sisters in Christ who are being persecuted for their faith. The campaign, which generated over $7 million in direct aid to victims of ISIS, aligns with VOM’s guiding mission of serving persecuted Christians worldwide by offering practical and ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs: International Day of Prayer

By Jessie Jolliff

Nov. 17, 2016

November 6 was the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP). The Voice of the Martyrs invited all Christians to join in praying for our persecuted family around the world. This is in line with the call to action in Hebrews 13:3: “Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.” Throughout the day, the ministry posted seven prayer requests. Whether it’s the International Day of Prayer, or a normal Tuesday, these prayers provide focused thoughts to keep at the top of your prayer list year round. Join us in praying through this year’s International Day of Prayer requests from The Voice of the Martyrs: Pray for the provision and ... Read More