February 7, 2024

One year later, Syrians are still shaken

The earthquakes shook the Syrian people to their core. It shattered the hopes of all those who had begun rebuilding their lives after twelve years of war and displacement. One year later, humanitarian needs in Syria continue to soar, and […]
December 14, 2023

Protect vulnerable children this Christmas

Jesus came to earth as a vulnerable infant: He was born to a humble family in a humble way, He was a refugee child in a foreign land, then returned to grow up under unjust rulers. It is obvious in […]
July 25, 2023

A time to reap

In response to the brutal worsening of the economic situation in Lebanon, which led to massive unemployment and food insecurity, MERATH initiated in 2021 sustainable agriculture projects through three local partner churches in Lebanon. The goal was to provide much […]
July 12, 2023

A sweet and sour end to the school year

This month, around 1,600 children successfully finished the school year in the 8 learning centers we support in Lebanon. We believe the impact of the education centers in the children’ lives and communities will help them be less vulnerable through […]
April 6, 2022

Quarterly highlights – Q1 2022

 
April 6, 2022

Not again, Lord!

This past month and a half were marked by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. In Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq, we know too well what it is to experience war and care for refugees and internally displaced people, and our hearts […]
March 24, 2022

Final stretch before spring renewal

“As a deer longs for a stream of cool water”, so do the families we serve long for spring and the relief that it brings to have made it through one more harsh winter. An unusually cold and long winter […]
October 18, 2021

Quarterly highlights – Q3 2021

 
October 8, 2021

New school year, new beginnings?

After two years of learning being disrupted by COVID-19 lockdowns and the multiple crises Lebanon is facing, about 1,600 out-of-school children have gone back to study in person in the eight learning centers we support in the country. Despite the […]
July 12, 2021

Quarterly highlights – Q2 2021