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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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    • Praising God in Difficult Times

      May 18, 2022 The TWR Canada Team
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      We praise God that RTM Cuba has recently resumed many of its regular ministry activities. Production of Our Home, a 15-minute radio program focused on biblical counselling and worship, has started again. Since December 2021, 24 new programs focused on worship have been recorded and are broadcast every Thursday from the island of Bonaire. RTM...

    • Hope in Hardship

      December 15, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Cuba, Evangelism

      The people of Cuba have faced challenges throughout the years, but one thing they have never given up on is hope. RTM Cuba's Ministry Leader Alberto recently shared with us an update on the situation in Cuba, which includes fuel shortages and rapid inflation. Despite things looking far from easy, Alberto knows that God is always in control. He...

    • Regional Highlight: Latin America and the Caribbean

      September 8, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Cuba, South America

      In Latin America, TWR Canada sponsors many projects which impact the whole family, encourage growth in faith and develop strong leaders. Some projects are long-standing and are growing to meet the needs of those they impact. Others are still in their development stages. Read about some of these projects here and click the links for more...

    • 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...

    • Messages of Faith and Hope Online

      April 14, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Cuba, Evangelism, South America

      Since 2009, TWR Canada has produced radio programs in Cuba for Cubans, to speak encouragement into their hearts despite difficult circumstances. 

      In December, the team was working hard to edit and record 12 new programs of Our Home, all focused on the theme of worship. They also recorded 20 new programs of Messages of Faith and Hope , our...

    • 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...

    • Finding a Home in God's Family

      May 27, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
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      Cuba, Discipleship, Evangelism

      Since 2009, TWR Canada has been working with RTM Cuba to further spread the good news of Jesus Christ across their country. The internet in Cuba is hard to access and is expensive and slow. Therefore, an outside media source such as TWR is effective in reaching the country with the gospel.

      Every evening from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Shine 800 AM...

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      One 9-Year-Old Boy: Lives Changed in Cuba

      September 24, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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      It’s not every day that we hear stories like Arnaldo’s, but when we do, we love to share them with you!

      Rev. Doug Springer lives in London, ON and is the founder of a ministry called Christian Mission Resource Centre . This organization comes along-side churches and pastors and helps them in a variety of ways. Pastor Arnaldo is one...

    • A Community Coming Together

      March 26, 2019 By the TWR Canada Ministry Team
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      On January 27 of this year, a tornado whipped through the streets of Havana, Cuba, leaving six dead and more than 190 injured. Alberto Gonzalez, the director of RTM Cuba, shared with us the aftermath of this natural disaster. 

      “Sadly, as it is known, a powerful tornado affected the zone of our home office. Although the building and...
    • Celebrating God's Faithfulness

      January 29, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
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      One year ago, TWR upgraded the power of our radio transmitter on the island of Bonaire from 100 kW to 450 kW. We are so excited about this project because it enables a clear signal across the island of Cuba to areas that previously couldn't hear gospel radio programming. In addition, the transmitter reaches much of the Caribbean and parts...