Speaking Hope eUpdate

Speaking Hope eUpdates

Each Wednesday, TWR Canada provides a brief update on a project or ministry from around the world.  Learn about many different aspects of our global ministry, and be encouraged by stories of lives that have been transformed by the power of the gospel.

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  • From Despair to Hope

    September 10, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    TWR Women of Hope

    TWR Women of Hope, TWR’s ministry to women, is one that feels the impact of great despair and of great joy. As we look at the plight of women around the world, we see such suffering that at times it is hard to comprehend. We see how little girls are sold to older men in marriage. We see how widows are blamed for the death of their husbands...

  • A Need for Discipleship in North Africa

    August 13, 2019 From the TWR Canada Team
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    We are working with our team on the ground in North Africa to share Christ to a people group there through radio, online evangelism and discipleship. Ministry leaders in-country felt the Lord place a call on their hearts to strengthen relationships with listeners so they can see members of this people group grow in their faith.

    We are currently...
  • "The Only Spiritual Food I Have"

    August 7, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    There are about 15,000 Roma people living in Prilep, Macedonia, and it is from here that we broadcast the one-hour Voice of Truth radio program. Pastor Edijan and his team write and produce the programs, with a heart to see young Roma people find hope for a better future.

    “One of the goals of our programs is to encourage young people to...
  • Sharing One Another's Burdens

    July 30, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    Persian Ministry
    One of the on-the-ground components of our ministry to the Persian-speaking world is a strong devotion to the discipleship of believers. Tony, our Persian ministry coordinator, and his team work with people who live in countries where professing faith in Christ can be very dangerous. TWR Canada sees the need for discipleship so that these...
  • Joel receives his Bible from TWR Kenya staff.

    Desperate for the Word of God

    An update on our Bible distribution project and partnership with TWR Kenya July 23, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Bible Distribution

    TWR Kenya broadcasts programming in many different Kenyan dialects to diverse groups of people, including the unreached and marginalized living in remote areas of the country. The people living in these areas have little to no access to the gospel apart from TWR broadcasts. God has blessed us with an incredible opportunity and a serious...

  • Pictured on the left is the SOTA USB. On the right is a SOTA USB plugged into a media player.

    What God Prepared in Advance

    A ministry tool for China July 17, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    China, Seminary On The Air (SOTA)
    Despite new proposed government regulations in China, TWR Canada’s intensive seminary-level training program for Chinese church leaders, SOTA, now has 1,923 active students! As well, there are already 901 graduates from the SOTA program, and this year we are looking forward to seeing over 1,000 more students graduate!
    The Chinese...
  • Partnering in Haiti for the Spread of the Gospel

    July 2, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    It’s been a little over a year since the long-time partnership between TWR and Radio 4VEH (The Evangelistic Voice of Haiti) became official. Radio 4VEH has been preaching the gospel to Haitians for almost 70 years; today, the ministry operates four FM stations, an AM station and a TV program, as well as distributing radios as part of a...
  • Faithfully Planting the Seed in Sri Lanka

    June 25, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    On Easter Sunday, we woke up to the news of the bombings that had happened in Sri Lanka (you can read more here ). The TWR team in Sri Lanka responded immediately. Working with the TWR Canada sponsored program, God’s Unique Book , they created and produced new content to respond to the spiritual needs of the people at this critical time....
  • Stepping Out of your Comfort Zone

    June 19, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    Have you ever wondered what it is that God is calling you to do, in faith? What does stepping outside of your comfort zone mean for you? Trina Collet and her husband Vincent, along with their two young girls, felt that God was asking them to step outside of their comfort zone by moving away to become full-time missionaries. As a result, they are...
  • Ryan (left) and Tess (right) in at the TWR Canada office.

    Making an Impact: TWR Canada Summer Students

    June 12, 2019 The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry
    This year, we have two summer students who are working on our communications and project teams. We want to introduce them to you and share with you a bit about their passion and desire to serve the Lord this summer and throughout the course of their lives.

    I began my undergraduate degree in media theory and production with the hope of...