NRA members come together in Christian devotion to hear inspirational messages and music from an outstanding slate of presenters at this favorite annual event.
Keynote Speaker: David Lane
David Lane energizes Evangelical Pastors and pews across the nation through the American Renewal Project. David is an Elder at Calvary Chapel in California. In 2020, Mr. Lane is calling for 1,000 Pastors to run for local office: city council, county commissioner, school board, parks and recreation, etc. The project is named Issachar Training: The Men and Women of Issachar. Mr. Lane’s Pastor Rob McCoy, was sworn in on November 11, 2018, as Mayor of Thousand Oaks, CA. Mr. Lane is excited to share the Hope only found in Jesus along with a bold and inspirational call for Christians to take a stand for our God Given values and Rights we enjoy in this Exceptional country called America.
Inspirational Testimony Speaker: Joe Gregory
Mr. Gregory was the founder of the NRA Ring of Freedom, a program which raised $128 million dollars in its initial year. Mr. Gregory co-founded King Pharmaceuticals and served as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chairman of the Audit Committee, Corporate Secretary, and President/CEO of the subsidiary, Monarch Pharmaceuticals. Joe and Cindy have two sons, Jonathan and Josh, and are members of Tri-Cities Baptist Church in Gray, Tennessee.
Master of Ceremonies: Susan Howard
Susan Howard, is an American actress, writer and political activist. Since leaving television, Susan has become an increasingly active supporter of conservative causes, especially for 2nd Amendment Rights. A long standing NRA Board and Executive Committee Member, Susan has been active in leadership of both the NRA and the Texas Republican Party. Susan loves to share her faith and love for Jesus Christ and is one of the founding forces behind the National Prayer Breakfast being held at the NRA Annual Meeting.
Worship Singer: Michael O'Brien
Michael has performed worldwide and across our great country. Recording eight #1 Radio Hits and many other Top 5 hits. For Michael O’Brien, a much-accomplished 20-year music veteran—perhaps most notably for his 7-year tenure as lead singer of the Christian band Newsong - that revelation changed the trajectory of his life and career. Michael and his wife, Heidi and their children call Columbia, Tennessee their home.
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NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits
A celebration of freedom featuring acres of exhibits, premier events, educational seminars and workshops, and fun-filled activities.