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REMEMBERING J.D. ELLIOT

World Christian Broadcasting is grieving the loss of J. D. Elliott, the chairman of our Board of Directors and an important figure in the Nashville business scene.


J.D. Elliott, 1936-2015

He was President of The Memorial Foundation and also chairman of the Metro Sports Authority in Nashville. He served on many boards including the Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America, Lipscomb University, Nashville Zoo, American College of Healthcare Executives, American Red Cross, Alive Hospice, Goodpasture Christian School, and the American Hospital Association. He was a Paul Harris Fellow at the Rotary Club. J.D. was voted one of the Nashville Business Journalís Most Admired CEOs last year.

J.D. Elliott loved his friends and they loved him. He was known for his hospitality and welcoming spirit. He was the definition of a servant leader: humble, kind, giving, and a true gentleman. He had a quiet but strong presence, and was respected by all.

He loved God, and his life was a testimony to Godís love and presence. He served as an elder for the Madison Church of Christ, Madison, Tennessee, for 25 years. He regularly taught adult Bible classes.

J.D. and his wife, Anita, have three grown children, two daughters and a son, six grandchildren, and one great granddaughter. His impact on the community, the church, and his family was far-reaching. His loss is deeply felt.

After reflecting on his own grief, Charles Caudill, President of World Christian Broadcasting, wrote to the Board and the staff, ďLetís not focus on our loss. Instead letís focus on the wonderful life he lived and the amazing amount of good he accomplished and the countless number of people he influenced. J. D. would not want us to be sad. He would want us to get it together and move forward. So letís honor him by doing that. He would consider it his greatest honor. What a great and Godly man!!!

 

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June 2015 Newsletter

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PIERCE THE DARKNESS

Take a few minutes to watch our 2015 video. Youíll learn the latest on our programming, our mission, and our plans for the future.

SEEING THE HAND OF GOD AT WORK

In July, 2015, Paul Ladd, World Christian Broadcastingís Senior Correspondent, sat down for an interview with Dr. Kent Brantley. Dr. Brantley was the physician with Samaritanís Purse who was infected with the Ebola virus as he was treating Ebola patients in Liberia. During this second part of a five-part interview, Paul Ladd asked Dr. Brantley three questions:

 Paul Ladd and Dr. Kent Brantley 

  1. Is it more frightening as a doctor to know what Ebola can do, as opposed to not knowing?
  2. Have you been surprised that this experience of yours has continued to be such a big story?
  3. How has having Ebola strengthened your faith?

Click the audio button below to hear Dr. Brantleyís answers to these questions.

The Brantleysí new book, Called for Life: How Loving Our Neighbor Led Us into the Heart of the Ebola Epidemic, is available at all booksellers.

TODAY'S KNLS BROADCAST

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WHAT'S GOING ON? 2015

  • Russian : Christian character, Christian ethics

  • African: Obama's 2015 Trip to Africa

  • Chinese: Charleston Tragedy and Other Scripts

  • Arabic: Rivers of Living Water

  • English: Dog Days of Summer and Dog Nights of Winter

  • Latin American: Cuba and USA


PRESENTATION

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2014 FINANCIAL REPORT

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Andy Baker, Vice President - Development      World Christian Broadcasting
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