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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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    • FM Radio Station in Quebec: We're Live!

      October 27, 2021 The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Evangelism, Quebec

      Six years ago, TWR Canada, Galcom International and Aujourd’hui l’Espoir, our partner in Quebec, began discussing a vision for a network of FM radio stations across Quebec. In a province whose population of 8 million is less than 1 per cent evangelical Christian, these radio stations would be an additional resource for helping to...

    • 100 Years of Faithful Service

      September 22, 2021 The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Discipleship, Evangelism

      For some people
      the following conversation is a familiar part of their childhood, or that of their own children:

      “Here we are.”  

      “I hope she’s home.”  

      “Can I ring the bell?”  

      May I ring the bell.  

      “But I want to.”  


    • 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...

    • Christ Changes Lives

      January 27, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Evangelism, Europe, Testimonies, North Macedonia
      The Voice of Truth is a weekly, one-hour program that ministers to the overlooked and stigmatized Roma people of Prilep; 98 per cent are from a Muslim background. It is written and produced by Pastor Edijan and his team and is broadcast on a local FM station in Prilep. In 2020, the programs were a great blessing to the people at a time when...
    • Live at Kakuma!

      January 20, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism

      After construction delays due to COVID-19, we are happy to report that the Kakuma station is broadcasting! The station extends TWR programs to the people of Kakuma Refugee Camp (mostly refugees from South Sudan, Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Somalia, among others). Kakuma is home to 250,000 refugees and asylum seekers from...

    • A Year of Speaking Hope and Bearing Fruit

      December 30, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Discipleship, Evangelism, Testimonies, Sri Lanka
      As 2020 comes to a close, we wanted to share some amazing testimonies from our ministries around the world! Amid a global pandemic, the hope of Christ continues to bear fruit wherever it is planted.

      In Sri Lanka, we sponsor the radio program God’s Unique Book. People from many different faiths listen to the program and share their...
    • Giving Hope to Quebec

      December 1, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Evangelism, Unreached People Groups, Quebec

      Today is the day - December 1st!
      Give the gift of hope to the province of Quebec!

      Happy #GivingTuesday! Thanks to your generous support, TWR Canada has funded the ministry in Quebec for nearly 20 years. 

      Right now, big things are happening in Quebec! The CRTC has approved a  Christian radio station to be set up in the city of...
    • Early Risers Catch the Word

      October 21, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Evangelism, South America, Testimonies, Unreached People Groups
      Steve Shantz is a long-time missionary of TWR Canada and currently serves as TWR’s Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean. He recently shared the following with us about the impact of satellite radio in Bolivia.

      TWR Canada sponsored the first-year licensing costs to lease time on the satellite. Prior to that, RTM Bolivia...
    • Expanding the Ministry in Burundi

      September 16, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism, Testimonies, Burundi
      For over 30 years, TWR Burundi has shared a building and office space with a partner organization called Scripture Union. In 2019, God began paving the way for TWR Burundi to have its own property that will significantly enhance the ministry's ability to grow.

      By God’s grace, both TWR and Scripture Union have outgrown their shared office...
    • A Wellspring in West Africa

      September 9, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism
      Earlier this year, we shared with you about the Oasis Project in West Africa. The aim of this exciting project is to reach into Nigeria with the hope and good news of Christ through radio broadcasting.

      Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous in the world, is home to 182 million people speaking 21 major...