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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  • Listening to Our Listeners

    November 13, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team

    “Testing, testing. Can anyone hear me?” 

    In radio ministry, it would be so easy to simply broadcast our programs, sending out the gospel message hoping that plenty of people are listening. And then, that’s it. Let God do the rest. But we can do more!

    What makes ministry effective? Can we just hope that someone is...

  • Uniting Hearts for His Glory

    November 6, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    “I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears. 
    Those who look to him are radiant, and their faces shall never be ashamed.”  

    Psalm 34:4-5 (ESV)

    TWR Women of Hope wants women all over the world to be able to say these words and to know the truth they proclaim. Sadly, many women live in fear...

    October 30, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    We are thankful for another busy and exciting tour season this fall! Travelling across Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, we had the privilege of sharing what God has been doing through TWR Canada. Thank you to each of you who came out, and those who continue to support and pray for our ministry. God is working, and we are excited for each...
  • Reaching the Nation of Sri Lanka

    October 23, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
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    Recently, at the TWR Asia Partners Conference, we had the opportunity to learn more about the work of TWR among our partners from across Asia. We heard how the Chinese government's new religious regulations are affecting the church, how the wars in some countries have caused civil unrest for many years, and the need for...

  • Days of Opportunity

    October 16, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
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    Steve Shantz, TWR International VP Latin America and the Caribbean, is a Canadian with a heart for Latin America! He travels extensively in this region and sees first-hand the impact that mass media has there. And he is especially excited about the opportunities that are available at this time in history.
    Steve will be with our TWR Canada...
  • TWR360 - Check Out Our New Content!

    October 9, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry, Discipleship Essentials

    Back in March, we shared  with you what TWR360  is and the impact it is having around the world. In brief, TWR360 is an online resource (website and app) that TWR uses to provide easy, efficient access to Christian resources to anyone anywhere at any time in his or her own heart language.

    TWR has set a goal to make TWR360 available in...

  • Thankfulness

    October 2, 2018 The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry
    This summer, it was the pleasure of TWR Canada to have a student work with our communications team. We asked Haley to share her thoughts on her summer with us. Meet Haley Thompson.
    This summer, I was given the opportunity to do a placement as the Summer Communications Intern at TWR Canada. I am currently a student at Brescia University College,...
  • Programming that Breaks Through Strongholds and Proclaims Jesus

    September 25, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope
    “If I had known how to feed my baby, she wouldn’t have died.”

    This is a testimony from a Women of Hope listener, TWR’s ministry to women. It was a shocking revelation. How could such a seemingly simple thing result in this baby’s death?
    This testimony is a powerful reminder that TWR Women of Hope has a...
  • Discipling Youth and Training Leaders in the Philippines

    September 18, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Discipleship Essentials
    Do you remember what it was like to be a teenager? Our teenage years can be full of change and trying to figure out who we are. As a Christian teenager, we’re trying to find our identity in Christ and make sense of our faith. In these moments, the leaders in our youth groups are an important resource for teaching what God’s Word says...
  • TWR Canada - A Multifaceted-Media Ministry

    September 11, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Canadian Ministry, Media Players
    “Is radio still relevant?”

    As the TWR Canada team travels across Canada, meeting with donors and speaking in churches, we often hear this question. It’s not surprising. In our technologically-advanced society, many Canadians, particularly the younger generation, don’t turn the radio on anymore. If we listen to any radio,...