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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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    • 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...

    • Faith Wide and Deep

      November 11, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      China, Seminary On The Air (SOTA), Education
      The Chinese ministry team continues to keep busy and has adapted well to the restrictions that COVID-19 has brought. Every year, SOTA camps are held across Canada. These camps are open to SOTA graduates to further their education and are also open to key leaders of churches. The camps focus on specific ministries like worship, preaching and...
    • 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...
    • Speaking Hope in Hong Kong

      March 4, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, China

      William, the director of TWR Canada’s Chinese ministry, recently travelled to Hong Kong to meet with various churches and ministry supporters. He had planned to travel in China, but due to the Coronavirus, he was unable to since staff in China can’t even leave their towns and travel freely around China.

      William planned to visit two...

    • Pictured on the left is the SOTA USB. On the right is a SOTA USB plugged into a media player.

      What God Prepared in Advance

      A ministry tool for China July 17, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      China, Seminary On The Air (SOTA)
      Despite new proposed government regulations in China, TWR Canada’s intensive seminary-level training program for Chinese church leaders, SOTA, now has 1,923 active students! As well, there are already 901 graduates from the SOTA program, and this year we are looking forward to seeing over 1,000 more students graduate!
      The Chinese...
    • Reaching the Unreached in China

      July 31, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      China, Media Players
      Last week, we shared with you several of the portable media device projects that TWR Canada is involved in. These projects involve sharing the gospel and discipling believers through the use of portable media devices such as media players, SD cards, micro SD cards and USB drives. We briefly shared about the China Son-Lift project and how it is...
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      Ministry Expansion - TWR Canada's Chinese Ministry!

      May 23, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:

      In 2012, TWR’s SOTA ministry consisted of a church leadership training radio program in China known as Seminary on the Air . The church in China was growing rapidly and desperately needed solid training and leadership.

      It was at that point that William Tsui, TWR Canada's Chinese ministry director, took over the ministry. William was...
    • Christ Shines Light in the Darkness

      March 28, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      China, Cuba, Testimonies

      “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” John 1:5 (ESV)

      At Easter, we celebrate the resurrection of Christ and the power of his redemption. When he died and rose again, the powers of darkness were overcome, and eternal life became available for all of us. Hallelujah! What an occasion to celebrate!


    • SOTA in Missions

      September 20, 2017 by the TWR Canada team
      Filed Under:
      China, Missionaries
      Since 2012, TWR Canada’s Chinese ministry team has worked to train and equip believers for leadership in the Chinese Church. Seminary on the Air (SOTA) is a systematic theological training program.
    • Unreached People Group in China

      Reaching the Unreached through Media

      July 5, 2017 by The TWR Canada team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, China, Media Players
      Over 40% of the world’s population is considered unreached for Christ. These communities have so few indigenous Christians that they are unable to evangelize within their own community.