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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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    • Missionary Spotlight: The Collets

      May 19, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries, Europe

      This week, we hear from Vincent and Trina Collet, who serve as missionaries in France. Trina reflects on how COVID-19 has impacted their lives and work over the past few months.

      Since our last update, things have been relatively quiet. Since January, we have been under a curfew, but school has continued and church services have been maintained....

    • Be an Encouragement to our Missionaries this Christmas

      December 9, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Missionaries, South America, Europe
      2020 has been a challenging year for our overseas missionaries. Many organizations pulled their missionaries back to Canada when the pandemic began as it has not been possible to do the work they do when they can't meet together. Our missionaries chose to stay in the field to ensure that the crucial work continues, though they have faced...
    • Missionary Spotlight: The Clarkes

      October 28, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Missionaries

      “When the COVID-19 lockdown began in March, we only imagined it lasting three to six weeks,” said Greg Clarke. The Clarkes serve in Eswatini where Greg works as the office manager and Ingrid is the finance manager at the station site. “Once lockdown began, we were only allowed to be out for essential services. I found...

    • Peace in Surrender

      August 5, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries, Europe
      This week, we hear from the Collet family, who serve as missionaries in France. Trina reflects on how COVID-19 has impacted their lives in the past few months.

      Sometime around late 2019 a tiny, microscopic thing,   a  virus called COVID-19 came into existence. No one could have imagined how this tiny thing would affect the...
    • A Much Needed Message

      June 24, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries, South America
      This week, we have the privilege of hearing from the Penner family, who have been serving with RTM (TWR in Spanish) Bolivia since 2015. The main office for RTM Bolivia is in the capital of Santa Cruz. An hour outside of that city, the Penners live near the property where the main...
    • The Safest Place is in God's Will

      April 22, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism, Missionaries
      Today, we have the opportunity to hear from Zachary, TWR Canada’s newest missionary intern who is currently serving in Eswatini. Zachary is from Winnipeg, Manitoba and is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at the University of Winnipeg. He has a love for patterns and has been fascinated by math since he was young.
       
      Why did...
    • Missionary Spotlight: Jonathan Griffiths

      February 5, 2020 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries, Europe

      Jonathan Griffiths, his wife Bel and their son Luca live in Austria, where Jonathan is a missionary with TWR. When the TWR office in Austria moved to Cyprus in 2018, Jonathan and his family chose to stay in Austria and Jonathan has continued to work with TWR. We recently interviewed him about his history with TWR and what he and his family are...
    • Missionary Spotlight: The Dunlops

      December 18, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Africa, Evangelism, Missionaries

      “Becoming a missionary was not something I grew up dreaming of doing. I didn’t actively avoid it, but it just wasn’t anywhere on my radar.” Many of us can relate to this thought which was expressed by Nathan Dunlop as we sat down with him and his wife Megan and heard their story.

      For Nathan, his story began when he was...

    • A Different Assignment with the Same Mission

      October 15, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries
      We venture through our lives as Christians with one mission: “to make disciples of all nations” (Matthew 28:19). Through our pursuit of Christ and making him known, we can be given a variety of different assignments over the span of our lifetime. For each of us, these assignments will look different. It could mean serving as...
    • Stepping Out of your Comfort Zone

      June 19, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Missionaries
      Have you ever wondered what it is that God is calling you to do, in faith? What does stepping outside of your comfort zone mean for you? Trina Collet and her husband Vincent, along with their two young girls, felt that God was asking them to step outside of their comfort zone by moving away to become full-time missionaries. As a result, they are...