By Tom Atema Since 2006, Heart for Lebanon has as a Core Principle; to be a generous ministry. We do our best to do ministry with an open hand and to do so unconditionally.  Not only in the field in Lebanon, but also around the 
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The crises that hit Lebanon in 2019 put severe strains on an already struggling educational system. As the country slips deeper, it is turning into an education catastrophe that is leading to a gap in access to quality learning among Lebanon’s poorer children, as many 
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Lebanon has been subject to several crises, each contributing separately to the deterioration of the different aspects of living conditions. The economic crisis that started in 2019 is one of the worst in decades: currency collapsing, businesses shutting down, prices of basic goods skyrocketing, and 
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By Tom Atema Truth be known, I love farming.  As a teenager I would go to my grandparents in New Hampshire and work on the dairy farm from sun-up to sun-down each summer. Totally loved every aspect of farming. It’s my dream job.  It was 
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By Tom Atema Lebanon is significant in the past, today, and for the future. Let me tell you why… But first, did you know that Lebanon was the home of the Canaanites/Phoenicians and their kingdoms?  Did you know that Lebanon is within the Promised Land? Moses 
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By Tom Atema Like you, I woke up this am with the news “War has started!” As I listened and read, it’s “clear” to me and many others that Putin is going after far more than just Ukraine.  Remember that Russia has a three-way partnership 
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With the recent economic recession that has hit Lebanon, local and refugee families have been trying to survive with what little they have. Food, clothing, medical support, and education (the list goes on) have become luxuries for most families. Basic needs have become so expensive 
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By Tom Atema Since the Taliban have taken over in Afghanistan we can honestly say that…. It is likely that radical Islamic groups feel vindicated, more radicalized, empowered, and even motivated to carry on further terrorist activities. The fall of Afghanistan at the hands of the Taliban gives other terrorist and radical groups 
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This is probably not the first article you read that reflects back on the events of August 4, 2020, and it definitely will not be the only article you read. For every resident in Lebanon and every Lebanese globally, 6:07 PM on Tuesday, August 4, 
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THAN YOU’VE EVER DREAMED POSSIBLE I never thought I would live to see the day when Christians in the USA would have enough money and an incentive from our government to complete the Great Commission.  Sound impossible? Well it’s not! Five Trillion dollars has been 
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