Regional events: Don't miss out on hearing these wonderful speakers

We’re really pleased to announce that Embrace friends, Muhanad Qaisy, who leads the Olive Tree Project and Sara Hanna from the Soteria project in Egypt, are coming to the UK this summer.

They are both speaking at events across the UK; find out more and don't miss your chance to meet and speak to these wonderful people who are at the heart of projects bringing hope and healing to the most vulnerable in the Middle East.

Muhanad is a Palestinian refugee whose  grandfather was forced to leave the family’s home village in 1948. Muhanad was born and currently lives with his family in the Dheisheh refugee camp just south of Bethlehem. He is a graduate of Bethlehem University and has a degree in Social Work and Psychology. He speaks across the world on the situation of refugees and Palestinians living under the occupation.

He’ll be speaking at Greenbelt Festival, taking place at Boughton House near Kettering this August Bank Holiday.

Muhanad's other speaking engagements include: 

Berkshire: Saturday 19 August. 6.30pm. Cookham Rise Methodist Church, Lower Road, Cookham, SL6 9HJ. See event for more details.

Stockton: Tuesday 29 August. 7.30pm. St Michael’s Church, Church Street, Stockton, CV47 8JG. See event for more details.

Dundee: Thursday 31 August. 7.30pm. The Steeple Church, Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DG. See event for more details.

Northumberland: Friday 1 September. 7.30pm. Gilsland Village Hall, Gilsland, Northumberland, CA8 7BE. See event for more details.

And Sara Hanna, from a project run by the Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt will be speaking at our Embrace Day celebrations in London and Edinburgh then also traveling to other regions to speak. Sara helps traumatised and vulnerable young women find peace and become leaders of change.

London: Embrace Day. 23 September. 10.30am. Bloomsbury Baptist Church. See event for more details.

Windsor: Monday 25 September. 7.30pm. St Stephen and St Agnes’ Church, Vansittart Road, Windsor, SL4 5EA. See event for more details.

Market Drayton: Thursday 28 September. 7.30pm. St Mary’s Church, Church Street, Market Drayton, TF9 1AD. See event for more details.

Edinburgh: Embrace Day. Saturday 30 September. 10.30am. St Cuthbert's Parish Church. See event for more details.

Please do spread the word about this events. Chances to hear from speakers straight from the heart the the Middle East do not come along too often!