LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 15, 2013) - Truli Media Group, Inc. (
"We are delighted to welcome these churches on board Truli and to help extend their reach from local neighborhoods to millions of viewers worldwide," said Michael Jay Solomon, Chairman of Truli Media Group. "Their added content, such as sermons and concerts, will further enrich the wide variety of programming already available on Truli. This is a key part of our growth strategy, and we will continue our direct outreach to ministries across the U.S. in an effort to bring more churches -- of any size, budget or location -- to our fast growing online platform."
About Truli's recently signed ministries:
Calvary Chapel of Fort Lauderdale, founded in 1985 by Senior Pastor Bob Coy and his wife, Diane, has a congregation of more than 20,000 people and offers over ninety ministries to meet the needs of all ages. Calvary ministries are designed to empower God's family through spiritual growth, fellowship, discipleship, worship, and evangelism. The main campus is in Fort Lauderdale with six regional campuses in Boynton Beach, Boca Raton, Sandalfoot, Plantation, Hollywood, and the Florida Keys.
Abundant Life Christian Center, founded in 1990 by Pastor John Carter, today ministers to over 3,000 members in the central New York region -- including Binghamton, Watertown, Rochester and Rome -- through four services and dozens of outreaches every week. The central ministry campus has an 80,000 square foot facility that sits on 91 acres of property in East Syracuse, NY, and all together, Abundant Life Christian Center's congregation represents over 35 different nationalities.
Highline Community Church, founded in 2009 by Pastor Bob Beltz, is affiliated with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church USA. The church has over 600 members and recently completed a move to a larger facility in Englewood, CO, which is a suburb of Denver. Pastor Beltz is a nationally known author and speaker, and recently held the position of special advisor to Philip Anschutz, Chairman of the Board of Anschutz Film Group. In this role, Bob helped develop, produce, and market films for the Anschutz Film Group, parent company of Walden Media and Bristol Bay Productions. Bob was the co-producer of Crusader Entertainment's film "Joshua," based on Joseph Girzone's best-selling novel, and helped develop and produce "Amazing Grace: the William Wilberforce Story."
Faith Church was founded in 1983 in Danbury, CT, and moved to its present property in New Milford in June 2000. Faith Church is lead by Pastor Frank Santora and presently has a membership of over 3,500 and a staff of over 50. Satellite campuses include Danbury, CT and Times Square in Manhattan. Faith Church is a multi-cultural congregation and offers separate services in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Word of Life Christian Center, founded in 1984 in Honolulu, HI, by Art and Kuna Sepulveda, is a non-denominational church that counts over 6,000 members to its congregation. The church also offers a K-12 school/academy that serves almost 500 students.
Truli offers a unique distribution platform focused on Christian and family-friendly content that is free for users to view, interact and engage with on any mobile apparatus such as tablets, phones, smart TV, etc. Truli is free for ministries as many additional sermons are delivered weekly, as well as music videos, film/television content, sports, comedy and educational material. Truli offers a single platform that is flexible and easy to access to connect users, enabling the delivery of relevant and family content to the Evangelical community market of 100+ million people in the U.S. (and 700+ million outside the U.S.) representing $4.3 billion of annual gross industry sales in the U.S. alone.
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