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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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    • Discipling West Africa

      February 9, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Discipleship, Discipleship Essentials, Testimonies

      The Church in West Africa continues to grow, and we’re thrilled to be walking alongside them with our French-language Discipleship Essentials programs. Our desire is to partner with the Church there to create disciples who are growing in faith and sharing their faith with others. We’re blown away at the response we’ve received...

    • Since its beginnings, our desire for Discipleship Essentials has been to fill the need for solid discipleship material in the heart languages of the global Church. While we here in Canada have an abundance of discipleship resources, this is not the case in many parts of the world. What began as a vision to create a toolking of more than 130...

    • 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...

    • A Worldwide Reach: Discipleship Essentials

      June 30, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Discipleship Essentials, Testimonies

      Discipleship Essentials is being used in many ways and in many formats across the world. The newest way we are sharing DE is through the radio! We have translated 52 radio programs based on a selection of DE lessons (for a year-long weekly radio program) in French. One listener shared: “I am very happy to listen to such a well-thought-out...

    • 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...
    • The Call to Meet Together

      April 1, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Evangelism, Discipleship Essentials
      Physical Distancing. Self-isolation. Quarantine.

      These words have become very familiar to us over the last few weeks and months. This can feel lonely and overwhelming. The author of Hebrews directs us to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another,...
    • Seeing God at Work in Canada

      May 29, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Discipleship Essentials
      In the past, we have shared with you about Discipleship Essentials and its impact around the world, but what does it look like to use DE here in Canada?

      Our Urdu DE Champions, Eliasaph and Kashifah, live in Edmonton, Alberta. For over a year, they have led discipleship groups across their city, strengthening believers and inviting those who do...
    • TWR360 - Check Out Our New Content!

      October 9, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Discipleship Essentials

      Back in March, we shared  with you what TWR360  is and the impact it is having around the world. In brief, TWR360 is an online resource (website and app) that TWR uses to provide easy, efficient access to Christian resources to anyone anywhere at any time in his or her own heart language.

      TWR has set a goal to make TWR360 available in...

    • Discipling Youth and Training Leaders in the Philippines

      September 18, 2018 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Discipleship Essentials
      Do you remember what it was like to be a teenager? Our teenage years can be full of change and trying to figure out who we are. As a Christian teenager, we’re trying to find our identity in Christ and make sense of our faith. In these moments, the leaders in our youth groups are an important resource for teaching what God’s Word says...