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’S POWER TO BYPASS LOCKDOWN OPENS NEW PARTNERSHIPS
During COVID-19 lockdowns, SAT-7’s ability to resource and encourage viewers in their own homes became vital as on-the-ground organisations were forced to scale back. Nicoletta Michael, SAT-7’s Development Manager, shares how new partnerships have developed and how working together can maximise the impact of all.
WHAT WESTERN CHRISTIANS CAN LEARN FROM THEIR BROTHERS IN THE EAST
Everyday experiences of isolation are something that all of us have become familiar with since the arrival of COVID-19. Middle East and North African (MENA) nations have been affected too, although isolation in other ways is a daily reality that many of the region’s Christians know only too well. Cairo-born George Makeen, SAT-7’s Arabic Channels Programming Director, explains how this isolation came about, how media is overcoming it, and what Christians in the West can learn from their brothers and sisters.
Rita’s message for Pentecost
As SAT-7 celebrates 24 years of sharing God’s love and hope in the Middle East and North Africa, SAT-7 CEO Rita El-Mounayer shares a special message for Pentecost.
SAT-7 CEO Rita Elmounayer’s Easter message
These are challenging days, but we have hope – and we are reminded of that hope during Easter. SAT-7 CEO shares her thoughts for Good Friday and Easter.
CEO Coronavirus Ministry Update
SAT-7 CEO Rita El-Mounayer shares how the pandemic is reshaping life at the ministry and how church leaders and audiences across the MENA are inspiring hope
“We can do this together, despite our isolation through the blessing of technology.”
As Palm Sunday approaches and Christians across the world remain in isolation due to the pandemic, SAT-7 CEO Rita El-Mounayer shares a message of encouragement, reminding us to pray for one another and allow our lives to be shaped by God through this experience.
“Whatever happens, SAT-7 will continue its ministry”
I want to encourage you all, as we follow health advice from our governments and international health institutions to also take the time to boost your spiritual health. Pray – remember where our hope and our strength are found. How God is faithful to us in dark days and that in everything we do and in everything that happens to us, we are not alone. He is with us.