You Can’t Hide the Church in Lebanon

You Can’t Hide the Church in Lebanon

By Pauline Nasri During the hardest days of the pandemic, Zoom church was a blessing. Yet for many churches around the world, the return to in-person church has been rocky. Routines shifted, and even committed members seemed less available. In Lebanon, this shift in...
Is Challenge Good for Our Faith?

Is Challenge Good for Our Faith?

By Marian Choueifati It is often assumed that science and faith are at odds. Christians are prone to warn children about controversial scientific discoveries, and scientists are encouraged to disprove the Bible through their studies. This duality has widened the...
The Voices of Arab Women

The Voices of Arab Women

Worship songs filled the room as women from around the Arab world sang praises to God during the opening session of the two-day workshop. Although these women represented five different countries, each came to the LSESD campus with a common passion: writing. From...
Discipling the Arab World through Local Authors

Discipling the Arab World through Local Authors

Lively conversations filled the room as people eagerly awaited the keynote speaker.   On October 9, pastors, theologians, and lay Christians from across the MENA region gathered in Amman, Jordan to hear Dr. Imad Shehadeh, President and Founder of Jordan Evangelical...