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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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  • An Invitation to Sabbath

    March 25, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Prayer, Devotional

    As we are in a global pandemic, and as the celebration of the death and resurrection of Christ is fast approaching, we want to take a moment to pause and remember him. This week we’re going to look at an important but often overlooked aspect of the Christian faith.

    During this time of social distancing, of time off from work for many and...

  • Home Visits Bearing Fruit

    March 18, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry, Evangelism, Unreached People Groups

    Last week we talked about what unreached people groups are and why we at TWR Canada care so much about them. When you think of unreached people groups, who do you think of? You might think of people who live in rural and remote areas in countries around the world, but did you know that the people of Quebec are considered ‘unreached’?...

  • There are many people in the world right now who have never heard the name of Jesus. It’s hard to imagine never meeting a single Christian or hearing about the Christian faith, but there are many people in many cultures who, statistically, will most likely never have the chance to meet a Christian or hear about Christ. We want to be the...
  • Speaking Hope in Hong Kong

    March 4, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, China

    William, the director of TWR Canada’s Chinese ministry, recently travelled to Hong Kong to meet with various churches and ministry supporters. He had planned to travel in China, but due to the Coronavirus, he was unable to since staff in China can’t even leave their towns and travel freely around China.

    William planned to visit two...

  • Sowing Seeds of the Gospel in Sri Lanka

    February 26, 2020 by the TWR Canada team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Evangelism, Testimonies, Sri Lanka, Unreached People Groups
    Sri Lanka is home to 22 million people and is an island of many cultures, languages and ethnicities. Three ethnic groups—Sinhalese, Tamil and Muslim—make up more than 99 per cent of the country’s population. 72 per cent of Sri Lankans call themselves Buddhist, and less than 1.5 per cent identify as evangelical Christians. The...
  • Broadcasting Hope to West Africa

    February 12, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism

    TWR Canada takes seriously the call to reach the world with the good news of Christ. In West Africa, many tribes and clans practice their own traditional religions. While many have converted to Islam or Christianity, traditional religious beliefs remain influential, and many people have yet to hear of the hope and salvation that Jesus offers.


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  • Missionary Spotlight: Jonathan Griffiths

    February 5, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Missionaries, Europe

    Jonathan Griffiths, his wife Bel and their son Luca live in Austria, where Jonathan is a missionary with TWR. When the TWR office in Austria moved to Cyprus in 2018, Jonathan and his family chose to stay in Austria and Jonathan has continued to work with TWR. We recently interviewed him about his history with TWR and what he and his family are...
  • Reaching the Koya People

    January 29, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Discipleship, Media Players, Testimonies, Unreached People Groups
    Last week, TWR Canada’s Jason Brown began part one of a two-part e-update on our radio home group ministry in India, sharing about how the ministry got started, and the story of a Hindu temple priest who came to faith and has since started 22 small groups that he is now leading. This week, Jason talks about some other experiences he had...
  • Recently, Jason Brown, TWR Canada’s director of ministry initiatives and engagement, had the opportunity to travel to India to see firsthand how TWR Canada’s financial support is helping to reach hearts for Christ and train believers in biblical understanding. In a two-part series, he will be sharing some of what he saw and learned...
  • The Search for Truth

    January 8, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism, Testimonies

    TWR Burundi has been broadcasting on Burundi National Radio since early 1993. The two original programs,  Good News for All  and  Jesus is the Answer , remain the most popular of all the programs produced and aired.  Good News for All  provides biblical teaching in response to a variety of spiritual issues, while  ...