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  • Opportunities for Hope

    October 19, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba

    On January 30, 2018, TWR increased the power of our broadcast signal in the Caribbean and Latin America from 100,000 to 450,000 watts. The stronger signal from the island of Bonaire has doubled our potential listening audience from 50 million to 100 million people and shines the light of Jesus across the entire nation of Cuba, Haiti and the...

  • Following Christ's Pattern for Prayer

    October 12, 2018 by Dr. Peggy Banks
    Filed Under:
    Peggy's Update
    “Now Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.” (Luke 11:1, ESV)

    The disciples had observed something very different about the way Jesus prayed. His praying was different from the way they prayed. They wanted to learn...
  • Praying Against Violence

    October 5, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Issues Women Face
    As we continue praying for women in Latin America and the Caribbean, we recognize that violence and crime are significant challenges here.

    Many mothers fear their children will be forced to join gangs. In the very small country of El Salvador, 500,000 are involved in gangs, contributing to the world’s highest murder rate for people under...
  • October 2018 TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calander

    September 28, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    Praying for Women in Latin America & the Caribbean

    According to the United Nations, Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for females. Three of the countries here – El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras – rank among the world’s most violent countries not at war. Family violence, gang...

  • Praying for Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

    September 28, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Issues Women Face
    As September moves into October, we switch our prayer focus to pray for women in Latin America and the Caribbean this month.

    According to the United Nations, Latin America and the Caribbean is the most violent region in the world for females. Three of the countries here – El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras – rank among the...
  • Programming that Breaks Through Strongholds and Proclaims Jesus

    September 21, 2018 By Colleen Shoemaker
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope

    “If I had known how to feed my baby, she wouldn’t have died.”

    This was one of the first testimonies I ever read from a Women of Hope listener, and I was stunned. How did that happen? How could such a seemingly simple thing result in this baby’s death?

    That testimony stayed in my thoughts and has become a powerful reminder...

  • The Fruit of Hope

    September 14, 2018 By TWR Women of Hope Europe
    Filed Under:
    Testimonies

    Eeva, our regional coordinator in Europe, recently shared this listener story from a 30-year-old woman in Albania:

    "I want to thank you for your ministry to women. I’m one of the fruit of your ministry.

    “All started more than nine years ago when my sisters started to listen to your radio programs. In the beginning, I was...

  • Praying for Dignity and Hope

    September 7, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Issues Women Face

    This September we are focusing our prayers on the women in Western and Southern Europe and the Nordic Countries (Austria, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom).

    The number of reported rapes and cases of domestic violence and workplace...

  • Praying for New Life

    August 31, 2018 By Dr. Peggy Banks
    Filed Under:
    Peggy's Update
    Today, as I sit in an airport and write to you, I’m thinking of the ladies we are praying for this coming month. Again, I’m so thankful for your faithfulness to be a voice in prayer for women around the world.
     
    On a recent visit to the Nordic countries, several people asked me about the “me too” movement. I am...
  • September 2018 TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    August 31, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    Praying for Women in Western and Southern Europe and the Nordic Countries

    The number of reported rapes and cases of domestic violence and workplace harassment are on the rise. Even in modern Western and Southern Europe – and in the Nordic countries, where gender equality is the standard in education and careers – many women and girls...