Articles tagged: Christianity
HELPING ARAB MEN SOW SEEDS OF CHANGE
In Egypt, “effendi” is an old-fashioned Arabic term that can describe a husband who is “master” of the house and over his wife. With the new men’s talk show Effendi, SAT-7 is helping Middle Eastern men find an alternative, Christ-centred model for family life.
FINDING TRUTH ON THE BIG SCREEN
As an alternative to the Hollywood film industry, SAT-7 recently began screening a series that introduces viewers to some of the best Arab-language films that offer valuable and truthful insights into human experience.
POLICE CLOSE CHURCH IN ALGERIA
SAT-7 friends and producers in Algeria have asked for prayer after their church was closed by the local authorities. The church in Aïn Turk, near the north-western town of Oran, was sealed off late 2017 by police, who claim it lacks state approval.
CROSSING OVER LINES THAT DIVIDE CHRISTIANS
SAT-7 ARABIC is producing a ground-breaking new talk show that demonstrates the unity Christian believers can find within diversity. By bringing leaders from different denominations together to discuss the common ground they share, Cross Over will encourage viewers to accept and love one another despite their differences.
‘WORLDVIEW’ PROMOTES RESPECTFUL DISCUSSION
First of its kind on SAT-7 TÜRK, the new live show Worldview is analysing relevant news topics with a Christian perspective. Co-hosts Senem Ekener and Pastor Volkan Er are keen to promote healthy and respectful discussions as viewers share their differing opinions.
APOLOGETICS PROGRAM COUNTERS PREJUDICE
An impactful discussion program now airing on SAT-7 challenges common misconceptions about Christianity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). By giving a true picture of the faith and promoting acceptance and unity, The Accuser aims to help halt the spread of extremism and anti-Christian attacks.
UNCOVERING MENA’S LOST CHRISTIAN HISTORY
A new SAT-7 ARABIC discussion show will reveal the important role Christians have played in building Arab societies and culture. With the input of guests from across the Middle East and North Africa, House of Wisdom will raise awareness of the region’s Christian past.
FINDING PEACE AMID GRIEF AND FEAR
When Pedram* found out the tragic news that his sister in Iran had been shot and killed by an armed robber, he found himself depressed and living in constant fear. “My sister was only twenty-seven years old when a burglar shot her in a jewellery shop. I wept and grieved by her grave for forty days.”