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    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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    • Unrest Around the World

      July 21, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Central Asia, Cuba

      Over the past several weeks, various countries where we minister and work have faced significant crises. Below, we give you a brief update of the conflict in each nation and provide you with a few prayer requests.


      Early in the morning of July 7, President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated in his home, and his wife was shot and...

    • Missionary Spotlight: Julia Schindeler

      July 7, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:

      This week, we are introducing a new TWR Canada missionary, Julia Schindeler ! Learn more about her and her work with us in this e-update.

      Tell us about where you have lived and your educational background.

      I was born in Toronto but moved to a recreational farm in Lanark County (just south of Ottawa) when I was ten. When my father took a job...

    • A Worldwide Reach: Discipleship Essentials

      June 30, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Discipleship Essentials, Testimonies

      Discipleship Essentials is being used in many ways and in many formats across the world. The newest way we are sharing DE is through the radio! We have translated 52 radio programs based on a selection of DE lessons (for a year-long weekly radio program) in French. One listener shared: “I am very happy to listen to such a well-thought-out...

    • Speaking Hope to Children at Kakuma

      June 23, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Youth and Children's Ministry

      This past week, we recognized two important days. The first is International Day of the African Child on June 16, where we recognize the barriers African children face in receiving a quality education. The second is World Refugee Day on June 20, where we focused our attention on the plight of refugees worldwide.

      TWR Canada knows the difference...

    • Steadfast in the Lord: The Story of Brother Z

      June 16, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Seminary On The Air (SOTA), Testimonies

      Brother Z, who is currently a student with SOTA and is also a missionary, recently wrote to us about his learning experience over the past two years. In the letter he said: "I enrolled in SOTA after being referred by my church pastor in 2018. While serving at a missionary field in Myanmar, I took the theology courses of SOTA. The courses have...

    • Regional Highlight: Asia

      June 9, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Testimonies


      Afghanistan   Bangladesh   China   India   Nepal   Pakistan   Philippines   Sri Lanka   Vietnam

      Asia is a region of the world that is full of people and comparatively few Christians. This means we have a large but exciting task in this region. We are involved with many projects in Asia,...

    • 'God Loves Us All!': Speaking Hope in 300+ Languages!

      May 26, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:

      TWR Canada speaks the hope of Christ to the world in more than 70 languages. With our global partners, we are reaching more people groups than ever before! Thanks largely to increased efforts to share the gospel with more people groups in India and the South Asia region, TWR is now sharing the hope of Jesus in more than 300 languages and...

    • Missionary Spotlight: The Collets

      May 19, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries, Europe

      This week, we hear from Vincent and Trina Collet, who serve as missionaries in France. Trina reflects on how COVID-19 has impacted their lives and work over the past few months.

      Since our last update, things have been relatively quiet. Since January, we have been under a curfew, but school has continued and church services have been maintained....

    • Finding Faith and Forgiveness

      May 12, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Testimonies, Quebec

      God is moving in the ministry in Quebec! Annabelle, a telephone operator at the Hope Line, recently answered a call from a lady who had been feeling lonely and depressed for a few months, due to the confinement of the pandemic and a move farther away from her two best friends. Annabelle shared: “She made a profession of faith with me on...

    • Did you know that TWR Canada is translating and producing Bible stories for children in Hindi, Gujarati, Mandarin, Arabic, Persian, Spanish, Somali and Swahili? TWR Canada has an agreement with A Visit with Mrs. G Ministries to translate and produce at least 30 books from the Bible Stories Alive series. These books tell the stories of the lives...