LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Faith-and-family television's GEB America and Christian television leader Trinity Broadcasting Network have announced a broadcast partnership that will bring a six-hour block of live programming from TBN's exclusive teen and young adult network, JUCE TV, to GEB America seven days a week, from 1 a.m. to 7 a.m. (Eastern), starting November 30th.
TBN's JUCE TV is the world's premier inspirational youth lifestyle network, offering cutting-edge music, extreme sports, clean comedy, relevant talk, and more to viewers ages 13 to 29. With the addition of JUCE TV, GEB America expands its strong broadcast schedule with JUCE programs like XVZ and Real Videos, which bring viewers the latest music from top Christian singers, songwriters, and bands; along with popular inspirational and reality shows like Drive Thru History, City Lights, Global Ventures, The 40/40, G.A.N.G. Life, and much more.
Tulsa-based GEB America, owned and operated by Oral Roberts University, reaches over 27 million homes through DirecTV Channel 363; over-the-air on KGEB Channel 53 Tulsa, Oklahoma, and KUGB Channel 28.1 Houston, Texas; online through ROKU and at www.Lifestream.tv or www.gebamerica.com; and through GEB America's exclusive mobile app. The network provides a 24-hour mix of educational and culturally relevant programming that showcases the world's best inspirational voices, along with high-value redemptive movies, series, and entertainment.
"This is an exciting partnership for ORU's GEB America," said ORU President William M. Wilson. "JUCE TV's fresh and innovative programming will be a great viewing option for our students and young viewers around the globe. We are also looking forward to providing learning opportunities and production experience for our students in the future."
TBN Chairman Matthew Crouch noted that TBN and ORU have had a long and fruitful friendship, and called the addition of JUCE TV to GEB America a strong move for both networks. "When great organizations come together great things happen," he said. "TBN and JUCE TV's partnership with GEB America brings the best of wholesome, entertaining, and life-changing programming for teens and young adults into millions more homes. That's a huge win for everyone."
About GEB America
GEB America is focusing on helping the 34 million Baby Boomers of faith to live well — Spirit, Mind, and Body. From the campus of Oral Roberts University comes a place of hope for today and the promise of a better tomorrow. Built on the network's vision founded by Chancellor Oral Roberts, GEB America provides Spirit-Empowered Edu-tainment, reaching more than 27 million households in North America on DirecTV Channel 363, Tulsa TV-53, KUGB TV 28.1 Houston, Trinidad and Tobago, ROKU, lifestream.tv, www.gebamerica.com, and the exclusive GEB America mobile app.
About Oral Roberts University
Oral Roberts University is a world-renowned Christian university located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Founded in 1963, ORU serves students from 50 states and more than 70 countries, representing over 40 denominations. ORU offers more than 60 undergraduate majors, 13 master's programs and two doctoral degrees, plus NCAA Division I athletics. For more information on ORU, visit www.oru.edu.
About the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks
With 28 networks and growing worldwide, the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks is the world's largest faith-and-family television group, airing a broad range of church and ministry programming, Christian music, family-friendly movies, children's programming, and shows for teens and young adults 24 hours a day to every inhabited continent via 86 satellite channels and thousands of television and cable affiliates. In addition, TBN's most popular global networks are available on computers, smart phones, and other mobile devices, and over 36,000 entertaining and inspirational On-Demand programs are accessible via TBN's innovative online network, iTBN.org. To find out more about the Trinity Broadcasting Family of Networks, log on to www.tbn.org.
SOURCE Trinity Broadcasting Network