Articles tagged: North Africa
FAITHFUL WITNESS TO OUR VIEWERS
SAT-7’s new five-year strategic plan lays out an ambitious strategy for the ministry, as it seeks to impact and change the Middle East and North African region through its broadcasts. Chief Operations Officer (COO) Andrew Hart presented the detailed strategy at the SAT-7 NETWORK 2018 conference.
HELPING BELIEVERS LIFT THEIR VOICES TO THE LORD
Every Christian knows the power of worship music to uplift and inspire. Middle Eastern believers are no different – and they need to hear songs in their own languages. SAT-7’s music programs enable viewers to praise God in their own homes, encourage Christian unity and can help bring communal healing.
FORGOTTEN CHRISTIAN HISTORY ENCOURAGES BELIEVERS
In the region where Jesus was born, Christian history is often overlooked. With engaging history programs, SAT-7 gives Middle Eastern believers the keys to their own heritage. Knowing the facts helps believers stand firm in their faith, confidently contributing to their societies, and respectfully countering misconceptions.
MY GOD, WHY HAVE YOU FORSAKEN ME?
This Easter, SAT-7 Founder and International CEO Dr Terence Ascott reflects on Jesus’ words on the cross – “My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?” – and asks, what is God’s reply for the Middle East today?
WALKING WITH BELIEVERS ON THEIR FAITH JOURNEYS
Of the 25 MENA countries where SAT-7 is watched, 22 are among the worst places in the world for Christians. As believers in the region face persecution and struggle without rights and resources, SAT-7 supports them to follow Jesus. Our programs help seekers find God, new Christians grow in faith, and mature believers thrive.
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.
NEW PROGRAM SHOWS GOD AT WORK WORLDWIDE
An inspiring new SAT-7 ARABIC program will introduce viewers to vibrant, peace-making churches from around the world. Aiming to encourage struggling believers in the Middle East and North Africa, Churches and Countries has a special focus on Christians who have brought forgiveness and healing to troubled nations.
SAT-7 TO LAUNCH EDUCATIONAL CHANNEL FOR REFUGEES
A new satellite television channel, SAT-7 ACADEMY is set to launch on 1 September. Broadcasting round-the-clock in Arabic, the channel will offer millions of displaced or refugee children complementary learning opportunities through a variety of television programs.