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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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    • Regional Highlight: CAMENA

      September 29, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Central Asia, Middle East


      Armenia Egypt Iran Iraq Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Palestine Persian Speaking World Sudan Yemen

      TWR’s “CAMENA” region covers Central Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. Across this region, we have projects for all ages. Radio, portable media devices and social media are all used to reach the people in this region. We...

    • 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...

    • 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...

    • A Continued Blessing

      March 10, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Media Players, Unreached People Groups

      In 2018 and 2019, TWR Canada sponsored a media player distribution containing The Way of Righteousness for an unreached people group in Uganda. This community has few opportunities to hear about Christ. This is a primarily Muslim group, and most evangelical programming in Uganda focuses on other communities. In partnership with a local church,...

    • 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...

    • 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...
    • Providing Dignity and Community to Women

      November 25, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, TWR Women of Hope
      In some countries around the world, women are told they are inferior, stupid or shameful. In others, they are violently abused and taken advantage of. The message is the same: they feel worthless. And this is wrong. TWR Canada’s ministry to women exists to encourage women, develop their leadership skills and teach them of their...
    • Missionary Spotlight: The Clarkes

      October 28, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Missionaries

      “When the COVID-19 lockdown began in March, we only imagined it lasting three to six weeks,” said Greg Clarke. The Clarkes serve in Eswatini where Greg works as the office manager and Ingrid is the finance manager at the station site. “Once lockdown began, we were only allowed to be out for essential services. I found...

    • TWR Canada believes in the power of stories. Stories grip our imaginations and transform our hearts. We also believe in the importance of teaching and discipling children in the faith. That’s why we’ve partnered with A Visit with Mrs. G Ministries  to translate, produce and distribute Bible stories for children in Arabic,...
    • Expanding the Ministry in Burundi

      September 16, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism, Testimonies, Burundi
      For over 30 years, TWR Burundi has shared a building and office space with a partner organization called Scripture Union. In 2019, God began paving the way for TWR Burundi to have its own property that will significantly enhance the ministry's ability to grow.

      By God’s grace, both TWR and Scripture Union have outgrown their shared office...