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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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    • Finding Faith and Forgiveness

      May 12, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Canadian Ministry, Testimonies, Quebec

      God is moving in the ministry in Quebec! Annabelle, a telephone operator at the Hope Line, recently answered a call from a lady who had been feeling lonely and depressed for a few months, due to the confinement of the pandemic and a move farther away from her two best friends. Annabelle shared: “She made a profession of faith with me on...

    • Did you know that TWR Canada is translating and producing Bible stories for children in Hindi, Gujarati, Mandarin, Arabic, Persian, Spanish, Somali and Swahili? TWR Canada has an agreement with A Visit with Mrs. G Ministries to translate and produce at least 30 books from the Bible Stories Alive series. These books tell the stories of the lives...

    • Jesus Changed My Heart

      April 28, 2021 By the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Testimonies, Burundi

      TWR Canada broadcasts two weekly programs in  Burundi : Good News for All and Jesus is the Answer . Good News for All has been airing since 1993. The program consists of 30 minutes of listener greetings and encouragement being read on-air to family and friends followed by a 30-minute evangelistic sermon. Because of the greetings, it...

    • '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...

    • Learning About God in Their Language

      March 17, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Bible Distribution, Media Players, Testimonies

      Nepal is a diverse nation of over 125 ethnic groups, with many different languages spoken and religions practiced. There is a great opportunity to share the hope of Christ to this nation! Last summer, we shared a few stories about the Bhojpuri-speaking people of Nepal and the Bible and radio distributions that took place. We are pleased to...

    • International Women's Day 2021

      March 3, 2021 By The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      TWR Women of Hope, Testimonies

      March 8, 2021 is International Women’s Day! It is a day to celebrate women and their contributions to the world as well as acknowledge the challenges they still face because of their gender. This year’s theme is Choose to Challenge. The International Women’s Day website encourages us to choose to challenge and call out...

    • Flourishing Faith in Bangladesh

      February 10, 2021 The TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Testimonies, Radio Home Groups

      The ministry of TWR Bangladesh is seeing explosive growth in the number of radio home groups across the country. At the end of 2018, after nearly a year of activity, there were 330 radio home groups. By the end of May 2019, we received a report stating that there were now 806 radio home groups. As of December 2020, there are now 1687 active...

    • 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...
    • Radio Home Groups Come to Sri Lanka

      January 6, 2021 by the TWR Canada Team
      Filed Under:
      Asia, Testimonies, Sri Lanka, Radio Home Groups

      We are excited to share that radio home groups are expanding! The team in Sri Lanka has adopted the program and has launched 320 groups to date, with a total of 1,400 listeners!

      In preparation for the launch of radio home groups, TWR designed a special radio home group media player with the following features:

      • Extended battery for longer...
    • 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...