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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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    • Praising God in Difficult Times

      May 18, 2022 The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Cuba

      We praise God that RTM Cuba has recently resumed many of its regular ministry activities. Production of Our Home, a 15-minute radio program focused on biblical counselling and worship, has started again. Since December 2021, 24 new programs focused on worship have been recorded and are broadcast every Thursday from the island of Bonaire. RTM...

    • Praise God for Preserving TWR’s Ministry: An Update from Ukraine

      May 4, 2022 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Europe

      The heart-breaking war between Russia and Ukraine has created a need within TWR for changes to our broadcast infrastructure and program scheduling in Eastern Europe. As we make some strategic pivots with our transmitters and programming, we will be able to continue, and even ramp up, our biblical, comforting broadcasts to the people of Ukraine,...

    • Reaching Chinese Speakers: The Chinese Language and the Chinese Script

      April 20, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, China

      Today, April 20, is the United Nations Chinese Language Day. The United Nations celebrates six language days, one for each of their official languages, throughout the year. The goal of these days is to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity and TWR Canada is joining in celebrating Chinese Language Day today. We asked our Chinese...

    • The Beauty of Easter

      April 13, 2022 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Devotional

      From Palm Sunday to Good Friday to Easter morning, the Easter season is beautiful, especially to Christians. Yet when we take a closer look at the biblical account of Easter, it isn’t hard to see that there are many painful, devastating, and maybe even ugly moments in this story.

      In Matthew 26:36-46 and Luke 22:39-46, we witness Jesus...

    • Several years ago, TWR India took the concept of church home groups and adapted that into listener groups called radio home groups. What started in India has expanded across South Asia, where TWR Canada helped launch 3,000 radio home groups in 2021 alone. Since we started partnering in this initiative, we have distributed more than 9,000 radio home kits in more than 50 languages!

    • Seeking Jesus Online

      March 30, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Mens Ministry, Persian Ministry, Testimonies

      Across the Persian-speaking world, it is dangerous to be a Christian. Believers are forced to be a lot more private about their faith. Many turn to social media to connect and build each other up in Christ, as well as to find programming and resources to grow in their faith. TWR Canada’s Persian ministry is a small part of that online...

    • "I am ready." (A Testimony from Quebec)

      March 23, 2022 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Quebec

      Our partner in Quebec, Aujourd’hui l’Espoir, has continued to grow and reach the province with the hope of Christ this year! The new FM station has been broadcasting for a few months, and there are plans to apply for licences for at least three new cities in 2022. The ministry also has a new website focused on evangelism, providing...

    • Voice of Truth Brings Hope to Prilep

      March 16, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      North Macedonia

      Since 2007, Pastor Edijan has been airing the Voice of Truth to the people of Prilep, North Macedonia. His passion to reach the 98 per cent Muslim Roma population continues to grow as he desires to disciple people of all ages. Voice of Truth has been a tool to encourage listeners to live a Christ-filled life and ultimately, guide them to...

    • International Women's Day

      March 8, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      TWR Women of Hope

      Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day, a day of celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, as well as marking a call to action for accelerating the recognition of women’s equal worth. Through the ministry of TWR Women of Hope, we see the ways God is changing the lives of women around the...

    • Russia-Ukraine Crisis

      March 4, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Europe

      Dear friends,

      I don’t usually write letters like this. In fact, I don’t usually write to you at all, and many of you probably don’t even know my name. That’s not important, though. What’s more important is the crisis in Ukraine, and that’s why I’m writing.

      I’ve been there. I’ve visited many...