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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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  • International Women's Day 2021

    March 3, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Testimonies

    March 8, 2021 is International Women’s Day! It is a day to celebrate women and their contributions to the world as well as acknowledge the challenges they still face because of their gender. This year’s theme is Choose to Challenge. The International Women’s Day website encourages us to choose to challenge and call out...

  • This is the day the Lord has made.

    February 24, 2021 By Nicki Coles
    Filed Under:

    Every once in a while, we ask some of our staff to share a thought or two with you. With no trips to go on, no new people to meet and not having the chance to be in the office together as a staff, there have not been too many opportunities for our staff to share with you. But today, Nicki Coles , our communications manager, shares a few thoughts...

  • Flourishing Faith in Bangladesh

    February 10, 2021 The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Testimonies, Radio Home Groups

    The ministry of TWR Bangladesh is seeing explosive growth in the number of radio home groups across the country. At the end of 2018, after nearly a year of activity, there were 330 radio home groups. By the end of May 2019, we received a report stating that there were now 806 radio home groups. As of December 2020, there are now 1687 active...

  • Our Home Brings Hope and Healing

    February 3, 2021 The TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Cuba, Biblical Counselling

    For a short time starting in mid-October, the country of Cuba began to open up again from the COVID-19 lockdown. Public transportation and the postal service resumed, allowing the team in Cuba to begin receiving listener letters again. Unfortunately, in recent days the situation has worsened, and many restrictions are back in place. But the team...

  • Christ Changes Lives

    January 27, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Evangelism, Europe, Testimonies, North Macedonia
    The Voice of Truth is a weekly, one-hour program that ministers to the overlooked and stigmatized Roma people of Prilep; 98 per cent are from a Muslim background. It is written and produced by Pastor Edijan and his team and is broadcast on a local FM station in Prilep. In 2020, the programs were a great blessing to the people at a time when...
  • Live at Kakuma!

    January 20, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Evangelism

    After construction delays due to COVID-19, we are happy to report that the Kakuma station is broadcasting! The station extends TWR programs to the people of Kakuma Refugee Camp (mostly refugees from South Sudan, Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Somalia, among others). Kakuma is home to 250,000 refugees and asylum seekers from...

  • Radio Home Groups Come to Sri Lanka

    January 6, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, Testimonies, Sri Lanka, Radio Home Groups

    We are excited to share that radio home groups are expanding! The team in Sri Lanka has adopted the program and has launched 320 groups to date, with a total of 1,400 listeners!

    In preparation for the launch of radio home groups, TWR designed a special radio home group media player with the following features:

    • Extended battery for longer...
  • A Year of Speaking Hope and Bearing Fruit

    December 30, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Discipleship, Evangelism, Testimonies, Sri Lanka
    As 2020 comes to a close, we wanted to share some amazing testimonies from our ministries around the world! Amid a global pandemic, the hope of Christ continues to bear fruit wherever it is planted.

    In Sri Lanka, we sponsor the radio program God’s Unique Book. People from many different faiths listen to the program and share their...
  • Wishing You a Merry Christmas

    December 25, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    "For to us a child is born..."

    Isaiah 9:6 (ESV)
  • Be an Encouragement to our Missionaries this Christmas

    December 9, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
    Filed Under:
    Africa, Missionaries, South America, Europe
    2020 has been a challenging year for our overseas missionaries. Many organizations pulled their missionaries back to Canada when the pandemic began as it has not been possible to do the work they do when they can't meet together. Our missionaries chose to stay in the field to ensure that the crucial work continues, though they have faced...