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  • "This program taught me so much..."

    January 22, 2021 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Testimonies

    In each program, Women of Hope teaches listeners a spiritual lesson and a practical lesson. Both lessons have an impact on the lives of listeners, as seen in the testimonies below:

    "I was going to destroy my child's educational future because of my ignorance. But thanks to the program that encouraged us not to take education and everything about...

  • Changing Lives Through Education

    January 15, 2021 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Testimonies
    Women of Hope has always been produced with a two-fold plan of learning: spiritual learning and practical learning. In 2020, TWR Women of Hope had the opportunity to provide practical learning on a new topic: COVID-19. As the testimony from Ethiopia below shows, this practical learning has been a source of comfort and education for listeners. It...
  • The Gospel and Education in Nepal

    January 8, 2021 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Issues Women Face

    Only 57 per cent of Nepalese women are literate. When girls do not have access to education, their choices are limited. Many become child brides and end up totally dependent on their husbands and restricted to domestic duties in the home. Uneducated girls and women, whether they marry as child brides or older, are more likely to be subject to...

  • Biblical Restoration

    January 1, 2021 By Dr. Peggy Banks
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Peggy's Update

    “The Lord is my shepherd; I lack nothing.
    He makes me lie down in green pastures,
    he leads me beside quiet waters,
    he refreshes my soul.”
    Psalm 23:1-3 (NIV)

    Dear friends,

    What does biblical restoration look like?

    A dictionary definition of the word “restore” is to “return (someone or something) to a former...

  • Merry Christmas!

    December 25, 2020 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Testimonies

    "This program helps us understand many things in the Word of God. It's like the Bible open in front of us. The practical teachings fit well with the Bible teaching, and this impresses me a lot. This program encourages us to open the Word of God. With Women of Hope, we discover what the Bible says.”

    On behalf of this listener from Mali, and...

  • January 2021 Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    December 25, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    January 2021

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    The Gospel and Education in Nepal

    Only 57 per cent of Nepalese women are literate. When girls do not have access to education, their choices are limited. Many become child brides and end up totally dependent on their husbands and restricted to domestic duties in the home. Uneducated girls and...

  • Changed Lives in Mali

    December 18, 2020 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, TWR Women of Hope, Testimonies

    We recently received a report from the TWR Women of Hope ministry in Mali. They shared with us the impact which the Women of Hope radio program has in the lives of women across the country. God is using this program to change lives!

    “The program Women of Hope teaches a lot about women. We discover things we don’t know about...

  • Hope Has a Flame

    December 11, 2020 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Issues Women Face

    When Jesus fed the 5,000, it happened in a moment of crisis: A huge crowd of people were gathered, and only five loaves of barley bread and two small fish were available. In the midst of this scenario, Jesus’ first response was telling all the people to have a seat! This was very possibly Jesus’ way of telling the crowd to relax and...

  • Finding Hope in Pain and Persecution

    December 4, 2020 by Dr. Peggy Banks
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Peggy's Update

    “God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our conscience, but shouts in our pain: it is His megaphone to rouse a deaf world.” C.S. Lewis

    The first time I read this C.S. Lewis quote, it was frightening to think that the only way I would know God intimately was when I was in pain. I didn’t really understand it until I...

  • We Need a Saviour

    November 27, 2020 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope

    “The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favour”   ( Luke 4:18-19).

     

    Jesus spoke these life-giving words...