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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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    • 'A Great Sense of Peace'

      April 7, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Radio Home Groups

      "I am a frequent radio home group listener. I listen very eagerly and carefully to the Word of God. For a long time, I used to simply repeat the prayer our radio home group leader prayed. I am encouraged and comforted in my heart after continuous attendance at the radio home group, and I sense the love of our Lord in my heart . Now I feel...

    • Learning About God in Their Language

      March 17, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Bible Distribution, Media Players, Testimonies

      Nepal is a diverse nation of over 125 ethnic groups, with many different languages spoken and religions practiced. There is a great opportunity to share the hope of Christ to this nation! Last summer, we shared a few stories about the Bhojpuri-speaking people of Nepal and the Bible and radio distributions that took place. We are pleased to...

    • 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...

    • 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...
    • Knowing God in Greater Depth

      November 18, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Media Players, Testimonies, Radio Home Groups
      Last year, TWR India began distributing tablets to radio home group leaders with Discipleship Essentials content loaded on them. Although the pandemic has prevented the distribution from being fully completed, many have already received the tablets and have greatly benefited from the content, which has helped them get through this difficult...
    • Hungry to Know the Truth

      August 19, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Evangelism, Testimonies, Unreached People Groups, Radio Home Groups

      From summer 2019 to March of 2020, TWR India has been distributing media players and study kits to a multitude of unreached people groups in India. We are grateful to Canadian supporters who made this possible and for God’s providence in the timing. We want to share with you a few stories from each region where kits were distributed!

      In...

    • Hearing the Word from Home

      August 12, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Testimonies, Sri Lanka
      The radio program  God’s Unique Book  is having an incredible impact on the people of Sri Lanka! From reaching children and youth, engaging with Catholics and Buddhists and encouraging fellow Christians, this program engages a wide range of Sri Lankans who are curious to learn more about God and grow in their faith. Amid this...
    • God Cannot be Confined in a Building

      July 29, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Discipleship, Evangelism, Discipleship Essentials
      Christianity is the dominant religion in the Philippines, with many of its citizens excited about the hope of Jesus. However, there remains a deep need for discipleship training. Discipleship Essentials , TWR Canada’s multi-media, multi-lingual library and discipleship training tool, is filling that need. The tool is free to use and...
    • Gospel Enthusiasm

      July 22, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Evangelism, Bible Distribution, Media Players, Unreached People Groups
      Nepal is a diverse nation of over 125 ethnic groups, with many different languages spoken and religions practiced. The Bhojpuri-speaking community is one of these ethnic groups that comprises over 1.8 million of Nepal’s population. This is the third-largest population group in Nepal. Despite their large size, less than one per cent are...
    • Training Chinese Christians through SOTA

      May 20, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, China, Leadership, Seminary On The Air (SOTA)
      All around the world, there is a tremendous need for trained leaders for the Chinese Church. TWR Canada helps to meet this need through our 3-4 year intensive seminary training program, SOTA. Both Chinese believers and church leaders around the world study using SOTA.

      Over the last five years, TWR Canada's Chinese Ministry has increasingly...