Meet some of the inspiring people who work with to provide unconditional, life transforming, assistance to people in great need.

February 19, 2024

You presented the Gospel without even speaking

MEET REVEREND MAAN In Syria, the situation was already terrible before the earthquake but got even worse after it. We had already been helping vulnerable people for years so we were quick to respond to this new catastrophe. We went […]
February 2, 2024

A new sparkle in their eyes

MEET PASTOR ABDALLAH During the war, Aleppo suffered a great deal. It was besieged and a huge part of the city was completely destroyed. At the time of the earthquake, people who had long been displaced were starting to come […]
July 24, 2023

What a joy seeing the fruits of our labor!

MEET BAHAA My name is Bahaa and I am in charge of overseeing the sustainable agriculture project our church is working on with MERATH. Prior to that, we had already been working with MEARTH on winter distributions, which helped us […]
May 15, 2023

Serving God through serving these children

MEET RAJA Raja giving an Arabic lesson to his students in MERATH’s partner education center in the Beqaa valley.  My name is Raja and I am myself a Syrian refugee in Lebanon. I was a teacher in Syria for five […]
May 6, 2023

There is deep and lasting joy in giving

MEET NOUR Badee (left) and Nour (right) are in charge of the relief projects of their church in Tartous, Syria My name is Nour and I help Badee, who leads our church in Tartous, with the relief projects of the […]
August 4, 2022

Quarterly highlights – Q2 2022

 
May 16, 2022

Showing the hand of God

MEET SAHAR My name is Sahar. I am the program coordinator and case manager of a project that supports and empowers women at my church here in Syria. As a project that advocates against gender-based violence, our main goal is […]
September 15, 2021

The Church is not a building

MEET MARY Mary and fellow church members on their way to visit some families they help in their neighborhood Our church was very small to start with and as it grew, we had to build a bigger church. We first […]
February 15, 2021

Messengers of hope

MEET FATHER NICOLAS “Our church is located in south-west Syria, an area that remained relatively safe throughout the war. We have had many displaced families coming in since the start of the conflict, 10 years ago. We started seeing homeless […]
January 11, 2021

We seek to be peacemakers

MEET PASTOR NEHAD When my wife and I saw in the news that a refugee settlement in North Lebanon had been set on fire by Lebanese youth[1], it just broke our hearts. We have been living in Lebanon for a […]