SAT-7 Canada is excited to welcome International CEO, Rita El-Mounayer from the Middle East region for a 10-day speaking tour across Western Canada (May 26 - June 5).
Speaking events will be hosted in Saskatoon, Calgary, and Abbotsford.
Joining Rita on tour will be fellow SAT-7 team member, Marianne Awaraji Daou, Presenter and Audience Relations Manager for SAT-7 ARABIC in Lebanon.
Topics to be discussed during the tour include:
- Women's Issues and Gender Inequality in the Middle East region
- Crisis Response - Earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria, Sudan Conflict, Protests in Iran
- Supporting Isolated and Persecuted Believers
- Investing in the Next Generation
- How SAT-7 supports its viewers
Special guest, Marianne Awaraji Daou will speak to the many challenges facing women in the Middle East region - the reality of becoming child brides, confinement to their homes, a high risk of domestic violence, and gender inequality with education and employment.
Marianne will also share how SAT-7 has chosen to be a pioneer by addressing taboo topics through its women's programs. Come hear first-hand stories she has witnessed through her role as SAT-7 ARABIC Audience Relations Manager and supporting female viewers reaching out for encouragement and prayer.
SUNDAY MORNING SERVICE
Sunday, May 28th @ 10:40 AM
Dalmeny Bible Church
406 Wakefield Ave, Dalmeny
SAT-7 CEO, Rita El-Mounayer will share how satellite TV is the most effective tool for reaching people in the Middle East region with the Good News of Jesus.
She will highlight how SAT-7 responds in times of crisis like the recent earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria and provides hope and support for those in deep grief and despair.
Marianne Awaraji Daou will tell the powerful story of a young boy who was comforted while kidnapped by a song she wrote for a SAT-7 KIDS program, and also play piano and sing.
Sunday, May 28th @ 6 PM
Potluck + Service to follow
315 Lenore Drive, Saskatoon
What if you’re only way of participating in a worship service was through a screen? We got a taste of this during the pandemic. But for Christians living in the Middle East region, sometimes watching a service or worship program is their only option.
Join us for a Worship Night at Cornerstone Church on Sunday, May 28th to hear from special guest, Rita El-Mounayer, share how satellite TV and digital media programs are helping isolated believers worship from countries across the Middle East region.
Featuring Marianne Awaraji Daou singing worship songs in both Arabic and English.
Conflict. Poverty. Persecution. That's the story of the Middle East we've become accustomed to.
But there is another story being told. A story of faith strengthened, love shown and joy brought – not just to the few, but to MILLIONS across the region.
Join National Business Journalist, Mario Toneguzzi as he sits down with SAT-7 International CEO, Rita El-Mounayer and SAT-7 ARABIC Program Presenter, Marianne Awaraji Daou to discuss how innovative satellite TV and digital media programs are effectively reaching those in crisis throughout the Middle East, bringing the hope and love of God.
SUNDAY MORNING SERVICE
Sunday, June 4th @ 10:15 AM
Clearbrook Mennonite Brethren Church
2719 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford
SAT-7 CEO, Rita El-Mounayer will share how satellite TV remains the best tool for reaching people all across the Middle East and North Africa, even the most remote areas, with the Good News of Jesus.
She will highlight how SAT-7's programs offer an effective response in times of crisis like the recent earthquakes in Türkiye and Syria, by giving a voice to its audience and providing crucual viewer support. This combination of services provides hope through sharing the truth of the gospel and much needed prayer and encouragement for those who find themselves in deep grief and despair.