June 23, 2009 08:00 ET

New Social Networking Site to Launch in September Targeting 2.5 Billion Christians in the Faith-Based Community and Set to Become the Largest Social Networking Site Set to Capture the Largest Social Networking Market in the World

MARLBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2009) -, a new social networking site targeting the faith-based community, announced today that the site will go live on September 15, 2009. is the premier faith-based social networking destination. The site is designed to appeal to the single largest audience on the globe -- 2.5 billion faith centered individuals. was founded on the simple notion that churches have been social networking for hundreds of years -- yet they have not performed it online. brings that social networking into the 21st century, and offers the faith centered individuals, leaders and organizations around the world an entirely new way to connect. will optimize the delivery of faith centered media by converting it to a digital format that will be viewed by millions over the internet. eliminates the common limitations associated with traditional local or cable televised faith-based programming, maximizing these ministries, leaders and churches' existing infrastructure, and enabling expanded viewer bases. For ministries, leaders and organizations -- is a real-time connection that extends direct to the 2.5 billion Christians' individual pc desktops or mobile devices. For the general users, it's a unique way to instantly express oneself, voice a perspective, communicate with their ecclesiastical leaders, or connect with friends and family. was born out of the vision of Dwayne Rahman. He has been involved in the faith-based community for over a decade, helping ecclesiastical leaders provide economic development strategies and access to capital for faith-based organizations. Mr. Rahman noticed there was not a cost effective tool that allowed continuous and sustainable communication to occur between members of a faith-based organization and their leaders. Other social networking sites like Facebook and were not effective in reaching this audience. Mr. Rahman therefore put a strategy together to build a social networking tool that would link faith centered communities to their leaders.

" is an important tool for all members of the faith-based community, both leaders and members alike," said Dwayne Rahman, Chief Executive Officer of "Up until the advent of, members of the faith-based community have not had a cost effective means of communicating regularly, and communication has only been one way -- television or radio from leaders to members. Now, will allow two way, cost effective communication and community building. Leaders will have constant communication to their congregations, and congregants can easily and effectively reach their ecclesiastical leaders and come together with one another to share their lives, stories and faith." will provide the operational and content management support for ecclesiastical leaders. will market and direct the user base to your services, video streams, television programs and all other offerings your ministry may have. launches officially September 15th, 2009. Prior to this date, ecclesiastical leaders can establish accounts and begin building content that will launch to millions when the site goes live.

About is the premier Faith Based Enterprise Social Networking destination. The site is designed to appeal to the single largest audience on the globe -- the faith-based community. It will connect 40 million Faith Based Leaders & Organizations to 2.5 billion faith centered individuals. was founded on the simple notion that the church has been social networking for hundreds of years -- they just haven't done it online. Now we are bringing it into the 21st century with and offering the 2.5 billion Christians, 30 million Faith Leaders and 10 million Faith Organizations around the world an entirely new way to connect. For more information please visit

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