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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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    • Celebrating 40 Years of TWR Canada's Persian Ministry

      June 29, 2022 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry

      We’re celebrating 40 years of TWR Canada’s Persian Ministry! We are so grateful for Tony’s steadfast involvement and commitment to serving the Persian-speaking world. From starting the Persian ministry, to building and maintaining relationships, to hosting conferences to evangelize and disciple people, and more, we see that the...

    • Seeking Jesus Online

      March 30, 2022 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Mens Ministry, Persian Ministry, Testimonies

      Across the Persian-speaking world, it is dangerous to be a Christian. Believers are forced to be a lot more private about their faith. Many turn to social media to connect and build each other up in Christ, as well as to find programming and resources to grow in their faith. TWR Canada’s Persian ministry is a small part of that online...

    • A Beacon of Hope in the Persian-Speaking World

      November 10, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry, Testimonies

      Conferences are an important part of our Persian Ministry. They provide a safe location for believers to gather for teaching and fellowship. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, conferences have been scarce over the past couple of years, but we have recently been able to begin holding conferences again.  

      At...

    • 'God Changed Me'

      March 24, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry, Testimonies

      In the Persian-speaking world, becoming a Christian is illegal and can be risky. Because of their faith, many Christians experience varying degrees of suffering. This may include being arrested, interrogation, imprisonment, a loss of employment and or rejection from their family. Despite these risks, many are hungry for the truth and are coming...

    • Sharing One Another's Burdens

      July 30, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry
      One of the on-the-ground components of our ministry to the Persian-speaking world is a strong devotion to the discipleship of believers. Tony, our Persian ministry coordinator, and his team work with people who live in countries where professing faith in Christ can be very dangerous. TWR Canada sees the need for discipleship so that these...
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      In Memory of Iris: A Life-Long Call to Mission

      February 22, 2019 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry

      In Memory of Iris: A Life-Long Call to Missions
      By the TWR Canada Team



      It is with both joy and sadness that we write you today. There is joy as our sister, Iris, graduated to glory on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 and no longer suffers from the ailments of her earthly body. And there is sadness for Tony, her family, friends and partners in...
    • The Pearl of Great Value - A Faith That is Worth the Cost

      April 11, 2018 The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry
      The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up. Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.

      “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls, who, on finding one pearl of great value, went and sold all that he had and bought it .”
      ...
    • TWR Canada has now partnered with the Toronto-based Bible Stories Alive, the publishing division of A Visit With Mrs G Ministries, to translate the children's Bible stories into Mandarin, Arabic, Farsi, Swahili, and Spanish.
    • New Conference Centre Dedicated

      March 29, 2017 by TWR Canada
      Filed Under:
      Persian Ministry
      There were over 30 believers and additional seekers who chose to use their vacation to attend our conference in Central Asia.
    • Thank You Alberta!

      March 22, 2017 by Ray Alary
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Persian Ministry
      I am back from the Alberta Ministry Tour. What a great time of getting together with many of our supporters in Alberta.