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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  • 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
    Filed Under:
    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...
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    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...
  • Seeing God at Work in Canada

    May 29, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry, Discipleship Essentials
    In the past, we have shared with you about Discipleship Essentials and its impact around the world, but what does it look like to use DE here in Canada?

    Our Urdu DE Champions, Eliasaph and Kashifah, live in Edmonton, Alberta. For over a year, they have led discipleship groups across their city, strengthening believers and inviting those who do...
  • Sharing the Gospel on Social Media

    May 22, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Europe, Testimonies
    The above photo from TWR Ukraine’s Instorio social media ministry reminds followers to “Love the Lord your God with all your heart” followed by a Bible verse (2 Thessalonians 3:5).”

    “Thank you for putting a lot of effort into your posts. What you want to convey is really visible. This is proof that you understand...
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    Fulfilling the Great Commission

    May 14, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team

    “I was brought up in a non-Christian family, and as of now, I am the only believer in my family. I have a business of my own, and I’m quite actively involved with a major political party. As such, I don’t usually find time to have a regular quiet time. Most weeks, it’s even hard for me to attend the Sunday service...
  • Helping Children Engage with God's Word

    April 30, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    In Kenya and Malawi, we have been airing children’s Bible stories on the radio for over a year. These programs tell the stories of biblical characters like Adam and Eve, Noah, Moses and Jesus in a way which draws children in and encourages their understanding of God’s Word. We want to share with you some of the testimonies we have...
  • A Nation Mourns: The Aftermath of Tragedy on Easter Sunday

    April 23, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Violence
    As we woke up here in Canada on Easter Sunday, we were bombarded with the news: “Sri Lanka blasts. At least 140 people dead and more than 560 injured in multiple church and hotel explosions.” (CNN) This number has since risen to more than 320 people dead and hundreds more with injuries. The news stung and continues to linger. It was...