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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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  • 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...
  • Missionary Spotlight: The Dunlops

    December 18, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism, Missionaries

    “Becoming a missionary was not something I grew up dreaming of doing. I didn’t actively avoid it, but it just wasn’t anywhere on my radar.” Many of us can relate to this thought which was expressed by Nathan Dunlop as we sat down with him and his wife Megan and heard their story.

    For Nathan, his story began when he was...

  • A Different Assignment with the Same Mission

    October 15, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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    We venture through our lives as Christians with one mission: “to make disciples of all nations” (Matthew 28:19). Through our pursuit of Christ and making him known, we can be given a variety of different assignments over the span of our lifetime. For each of us, these assignments will look different. It could mean serving as...
  • 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...
  • When God Calls: Missionary Spotlight

    June 26, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
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    We are excited to announce the newest missionaries to the TWR Canada family: Vincent and Trina Collet and their two young daughters. We’ve asked them to share about the ministry they will be involved in, and we hope you enjoy getting to know them as much as we have.

    Trina and Vincent grew up with very different backgrounds. Trina grew up...
  • The Importance of a Missional Vision

    May 30, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
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    At TWR Canada, we hold fast to our vision to reach the world for Christ so that lasting fruit is produced. This vision is at the core of everything we do. Together with our mission and values , it helps us remain focused on what God has called us to do and keeps us from getting side-tracked. This has enabled us to be an effective worldwide...

  • Born and raised in Ontario, Kevin and Lynn met in Toronto through Christian friends while in their early twenties. They married after Lynn finished her schooling and started life together in Ajax, Ontario.

    Kevin, a tool and die maker, and Lynn, a registered nurse, both loved their jobs and their local church, yet they wondered where else they...

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    Singing Pines

    April 4, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
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    TWR Swaziland has been transmitting hope to Africa since 1974. Programs offer practical information and advice along with sound biblical teaching to a large portion of Africa. TWR runs three transmitters in Swaziland, broadcasting in 34 languages to Swaziland and the surrounding area.

    Recently, TWR Swaziland began praying for an engineer to join...
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    Alberta Tour 2018: Are You Coming?

    February 28, 2018 By The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Canadian Ministry, Missionaries
    Our annual tour in Alberta is coming up soon! From March 8 through 13 the TWR Canada team, including Ray Alary, TWR Canada President and Nicki Coles, TWR Canada Communications Manager, will be touring through Alberta. This year’s guest speakers are Garth and Fiona Kennedy.
  • One of our missionaries working on the towers in Bonaire

    The Power of Working Together: Missionaries

    November 29, 2017 by the TWR Canada team
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    Suddenly in a new land, with a new language and a new culture, missionaries struggle to meet the needs of the people around them in a meaningful way.