A perspective on life in the Middle East and North Africa, with stories of how we are supporting the Church and Christians in the region, written by the leadership of SAT-7.
SAT-7 IS CHANGING PERCEPTIONS ABOUT WOMEN
SAT-7’s Communications Director, Mette Swartz, reflects on women’s rights and equality in the Middle East and North Africa. She cites a recent UN Women survey and discusses the role SAT-7 plays in creating a shift in the region.
A NEW REALITY FOR CHRISTIANS IN EGYPT
A lack of parking spots used to be one of the only concerns on the busy crowded streets of Cairo. Mary, our reporter/blogger from Egypt, shares a new and very different perspective.
RESPONDING TO VIOLENCE WITH THE PEACE OF CHRIST
As the Christian community in the Middle East is increasingly under threat, the question of how believers should respond to violence becomes more and more a topic of conversation.
INVESTING IN WOMEN
Women across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) face many difficulties and restrictions. SAT-7 wants to inspire and equip women of all ages.
EMMANUEL, THE UNWANTED SIGN
As Christmas approaches, one cannot help but look around our region, and indeed the whole world, and wonder where the season’s peace and joy can be found.
So why should I pray? What difference would it make? Reflecting on the subject, it became obvious that, in praying, we are clearly following God’s commands
THE NEED FOR A ROLE MODEL
With all the changes rocking the Middle East and North Africa, a lack of strong role models is contributing to the chaos and sense of hopelessness.