Heartfelt thanks to all supporters as #ForBeirut campaign closes
Special programs and humanitarian initiatives in the immediate aftermath of the blast were made possible by the outpouring of support by SAT-7 supporters. It also brought believers around the world together in prayer for Lebanon.
CHRISTIAN REFUGEES PROVIDE AID TO OTHERS FLEEING MORIA FIRE
When Greece’s largest migrant camp burned down on 9 September, Afghan and Iranian Christians who were living in the camp used their own meagre funds to buy and distribute emergency provisions. Their story is told on Secret of Life, a program shown on SAT-7 PARS, which also led Afghan viewers in prayer for those affected.
SUPPORT FOR ISOLATED CHRISTIAN FAMILIES IN TURKEY
“Just as Jesus did, we want to embrace children in Turkey with God’s love,” says Ibrahim Deveci. The director of Kucak Yayıncılık, a ministry serving children and parents in Turkey, Deveci spoke on SAT-7 TÜRK as part of an episode raising awareness of resources for isolated Christian families.
SAT-7 EUROPE AND ASIA DIRECTOR AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS DANISH BIBLE SOCIETY 2020 PRIZE
Kurt Johansen, Executive Director of SAT-7 Europe, Asia, and Pacific, was today awarded the Danish Bible Society 2020 Prize in recognition of his 20 years of service and dedication to sharing the Bible across the world.
THE PLIGHT OF REFUGEES – SPEAKING OUT FOR MINORITY RIGHTS
As refugee and minority rights remain under threat in their region, Middle East Christians counter discrimination with a message of God’s love. From Iran and Afghanistan to countries across the Arab World, SAT-7 programs promote acceptance and full human rights in many contexts where minorities face injustice.
ALGERIAN BELIEVERS ENCOURAGED TO “REST IN THE LORD”
As Algerian Christians face great uncertainty, including whether shuttered churches will be allowed to reopen, a new SAT-7 ARABIC program in the Kabyle dialect encourages them to rest in the unchanging, unchangeable love of God.
HOPE LIVES IN SYRIA – FAMILIES TRANSFORMED BY LOVE
Amid the instability and humanitarian crisis still plaguing Syria, a spark of hope shines from a children’s centre in Damascus, where teachers use SAT-7 KIDS programs and songs to help teach a lifegiving curriculum to children who have witnessed conflict and gone through the upheaval of displacement.
BEIRUT PASTOR WHOSE ACTIONS SPARED FLOCK IN BLAST SPEAKS OUT
When the port explosion ripped through Beirut on 4 August, the nearby building of the Church of God should have been full. Instead, it was empty – because hours before, Pastor Saeed Deeb felt convicted, without knowing why, to send everybody home. On SAT-7 ARABIC, he shares his story of the divine prompt that protected his congregation.