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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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    • Hearing Truth and Life Through the Radio

      August 25, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Testimonies

      In a South Asian country, we are broadcasting The Way of Righteousness and   other programming in the Saraiki language , as well as running radio home groups! Many are learning more about Jesus and coming to faith because of these programs!

      A man we will call Omar, who is a shepherd in a desert region, shared his story with us: “I...

    • Equipped for an Effective Ministry

      August 11, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Discipleship Essentials, Radio Home Groups

      TWR India made an ambitious plan to distribute 4,880 radio home kits to families in unreached people groups over the course of late 2019 and early 2020. Due to COVID-19, completion has been delayed, but to date they have distributed 3,879 kits in 27 different languages. The team plans to complete the distribution of the remaining 1,121 kits by...

    • Planting Seeds, Planting Churches

      July 28, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Discipleship Essentials

      Elena is our Discipleship Essentials champion in the Philippines. She is passionate about discipleship and small groups, as well as growing leaders and church planters. In the fall of 2017, Elena spoke to a group of women at a conference and shared how to start a small group using DE. One of the attendees was Julieta, who took the lessons to...

    • 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,...

    • '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!