Articles tagged: news
HEALING THE WOUNDS OF DIVISION
The conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are seldom out of the headlines. But the social issues that can contribute to violence – such as deep-seated division and lack of tolerance – often simmer below the surface.
BECAUSE NO CHILD SHOULD FEEL ALONE
Pictured above are Mayyar (13) and Mo (14). They are Palestinian brothers who’ve grown up in a refugee settlement in Lebanon. Divorce led to a broken family, so their grandmother raised them. They have not seen their mother for nine years and their father for ten.
‘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.
FIRST IRANIAN FEMALE BISHOP ON SAT-7 PARS
Reverend Guli Francis Dehqani will be consecrated at the end of November, making her the first Iranian woman to ever become a bishop. She was recently interviewed on SAT-7 PARS popular women’s show Insiders.
‘SPEAK UP’, A PLATFORM FOR MOTHERS’ VOICES
Many Egyptian Christian families have been left traumatised by the recent violent attacks on their community. SAT-7 ARABIC’s counselling program for women, Speak Up, reaches out to mothers of traumatised children, offering support and advice.
SAT-7 GIVES PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES A VOICE
Millions of people with disabilities in the region often face social marginalisation. SAT-7’s counselling programs send a vital message of encouragement to viewers with disabilities.
POPE FRANCIS’ VISIT TO ENCOURAGE EGYPTIANS
“Following the several attacks on the Christian community in Egypt over the past few months, this visit is very important to all Egyptians,” says George Makeen, Program Director of SAT-7’s Arabic Channels.