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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  • A Community Coming Together

    March 26, 2019 By the TWR Canada Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba
    On January 27 of this year, a tornado whipped through the streets of Havana, Cuba, leaving six dead and more than 190 injured. Alberto Gonzalez, the director of RTM Cuba, shared with us the aftermath of this natural disaster. 

    “Sadly, as it is known, a powerful tornado affected the zone of our home office. Although the building and...
  • Days of Opportunity

    October 16, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba
    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...
  • Resting in God’s Timing in Cuba

    May 8, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba

    For several years, TWR Canada had been working with RTM (TWR) Cuba director Alberto Gonzalez on the development of new radio programs. The desire was to create programs based on needs identified in listener letters. But things kept falling through. A technician joined the team and began creating programs, but then lost interest. Alberto found a...

  • Christ Shines Light in the Darkness

    March 28, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    China, Cuba, Testimonies

    “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” John 1:5 (ESV)

    At Easter, we celebrate the resurrection of Christ and the power of his redemption. When he died and rose again, the powers of darkness were overcome, and eternal life became available for all of us. Hallelujah! What an occasion to celebrate!

    Yet...

  • Jan30Tue

    Bonaire: Power Upgrade

    Bonaire: Power Upgrade January 30, 2018 by the TWR Canada team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba
    Watch live as our transmitter on Bonaire becomes the most powerful in the Western Hemisphere, speaking the hope of Christ to even more people.
  • Sep15Fri

    SPECIAL UPDATE: TWR Ministry in Cuba and Irma’s Aftermath

    September 15, 2017 by the TWR Canada team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba
    Thank you to those who have been praying for those affected by Hurricane Irma over the last couple of weeks. We’ve been spending the week trying to reach Alberto, our station director in Cuba. Last night (September 14, 2017), he sent word that he and his family are safe.

  • Our Home - Radio Ministry in Cuba

    July 26, 2017 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba, Biblical Counselling
    God has answered our prayers for counselling programs to be produced in Cuba. The program Our Home is a 15-minute counselling program that will provide a biblical response to the concerns of listeners.
  • Messages Of Faith and Hope In Cuba

    April 5, 2017 by TWR Canada
    Filed Under:
    Cuba, Newsletters
    Today, Alberto receives about 2000 letters from Cuban listeners annually, and each one gets a personal response from Alberto or a local pastor.
  • TWR Cuba Ministry Director Alberto Gonzalez with listeners in 2014

    Meeting Listeners in Cuba

    March 8, 2017 by TWR Canada
    Filed Under:
    Cuba
    Alberto Gonzalez continues to minister to the Cuban people through his program Messages of Faith and Hope, and through responding to listener letters, sending discipleship materials, and meeting listeners in person. Here are some of the house churches Alberto visited in 2016.
  • Church Planters Raised Up Through Radio

    November 30, 2016 by TWR Canada
    Filed Under:
    Cuba, Missionaries
    TWR Canada is the primary financial supporter of TWR Cuba in-country ministry and through our partnership with Hope for the Heart were able to offer biblical counselling training for pastors. Meet one of those pastors as he shares his path to planting a house church through teaching he heard through TWR.