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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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  • Early Risers Catch the Word

    October 21, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Evangelism, South America, Testimonies, Unreached People Groups
    Steve Shantz is a long-time missionary of TWR Canada and currently serves as TWR’s Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean. He recently shared the following with us about the impact of satellite radio in Bolivia.

    TWR Canada sponsored the first-year licensing costs to lease time on the satellite. Prior to that, RTM Bolivia...
  • Thankful for the Cross

    October 7, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    As Thanksgiving approaches, we want to take the time to acknowledge that this has been a difficult year for many. A global pandemic, economic instability and uncertainty about the future has left many of us feeling shaky and disoriented.

    Thanksgiving is typically a time of abundant celebration with family, friends and loved ones. How do we thank...
  • TWR Canada believes in the power of stories. Stories grip our imaginations and transform our hearts. We also believe in the importance of teaching and discipling children in the faith. That’s why we’ve partnered with A Visit with Mrs. G Ministries  to translate, produce and distribute Bible stories for children in Arabic,...
  • Expanding the Ministry in Burundi

    September 16, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism, Testimonies
    For over 30 years, TWR Burundi has shared a building and office space with a partner organization called Scripture Union. In 2019, God began paving the way for TWR Burundi to have its own property that will significantly enhance the ministry's ability to grow.

    By God’s grace, both TWR and Scripture Union have outgrown their shared office...
  • A Wellspring in West Africa

    September 9, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism
    Earlier this year, we shared with you about the Oasis Project in West Africa. The aim of this exciting project is to reach into Nigeria with the hope and good news of Christ through radio broadcasting.

    Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous in the world, is home to 182 million people speaking 21 major...
  • Lord of the Harvest

    September 2, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team

    We are seeing God do a great work in many nations around the world right now. He is the Lord of the Harvest! We invite you to join TWR Canada President Dan Reese and Nicki Coles, communications manager, at one of our upcoming events to hear about the Lord of the Harvest. We will be sharing stories from the field of how God is moving even amidst...
  • Hungry to Know the Truth

    August 19, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Evangelism, Testimonies, Unreached People Groups

    From summer 2019 to March of 2020, TWR India has been distributing media players and study kits to a multitude of unreached people groups in India. We are grateful to Canadian supporters who made this possible and for God’s providence in the timing. We want to share with you a few stories from each region where kits were distributed!


  • Hearing the Word from Home

    August 12, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Testimonies, Sri Lanka
    The radio program  God’s Unique Book  is having an incredible impact on the people of Sri Lanka! From reaching children and youth, engaging with Catholics and Buddhists and encouraging fellow Christians, this program engages a wide range of Sri Lankans who are curious to learn more about God and grow in their faith. Amid this...
  • Peace in Surrender

    August 5, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Missionaries, Europe
    This week, we hear from the Collet family, who serve as missionaries in France. Trina reflects on how COVID-19 has impacted their lives in the past few months.

    Sometime around late 2019 a tiny, microscopic thing,   a  virus called COVID-19 came into existence. No one could have imagined how this tiny thing would affect the...
  • God Cannot be Confined in a Building

    July 29, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Discipleship, Evangelism
    Christianity is the dominant religion in the Philippines, with many of its citizens excited about the hope of Jesus. However, there remains a deep need for discipleship training. Discipleship Essentials , TWR Canada’s multi-media, multi-lingual library and discipleship training tool, is filling that need. The tool is free to use and...