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  • The Impact of Radio

    February 5, 2021 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Asia, TWR Women of Hope, Education

    Education is life changing. Adine’s* family, in Southeast Asia, experienced such a blessing through the Women of Hope radio broadcasts.

    TWR's national partner in Indonesia, known as YTWR, collaborates with local stations to broadcast Women of Hope , and follow-up teams distribute mini audio devices containing the program to local churches....

  • "This program taught me so much..."

    January 22, 2021 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Testimonies

    In each program, Women of Hope teaches listeners a spiritual lesson and a practical lesson. Both lessons have an impact on the lives of listeners, as seen in the testimonies below:

    "I was going to destroy my child's educational future because of my ignorance. But thanks to the program that encouraged us not to take education and everything about...

  • Changing Lives Through Education

    January 15, 2021 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Testimonies
    Women of Hope has always been produced with a two-fold plan of learning: spiritual learning and practical learning. In 2020, TWR Women of Hope had the opportunity to provide practical learning on a new topic: COVID-19. As the testimony from Ethiopia below shows, this practical learning has been a source of comfort and education for listeners. It...
  • The Gospel and Education in Nepal

    January 8, 2021 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Issues Women Face

    Only 57 per cent of Nepalese women are literate. When girls do not have access to education, their choices are limited. Many become child brides and end up totally dependent on their husbands and restricted to domestic duties in the home. Uneducated girls and women, whether they marry as child brides or older, are more likely to be subject to...

  • Providing Spiritual Education

    January 10, 2020 by the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope, Education, Issues Women Face

    In 2017, UNESCO reported that “130 million girls between the age of 6 and 17 are out of school and 15 million girls of primary-school age—half of them in sub-Saharan Africa—will never enter a classroom” ( https: www.worldbank.org en topic girlseducation ).

    There are many reasons for this. Some reasons are not unique to...

  • The Devastation of Child Marriage

    August 2, 2019 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Education

    Marriage is God’s idea: one man and one woman joined together before God and pledging love and respect for each other.

    How this picture is in stark contrast to the marriages of the 650 million girls and women in our world today who were married as mere children, often against their wishes! Sadly, it is a problem of true global proportions...

  • Sharing the Gospel with Oral Cultures

    July 5, 2019 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Education
    “So faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the Word of Christ.”
    Romans 10:17 (ESV)

    Orality is a way of communicating that relies on spoken rather than written language. As many as two-thirds of the world’s population are classified as primarily oral communicators. TWR Women of Hope shares the gospel with oral cultures in...
  • A Sense of Place and Belonging

    June 21, 2019 By the TWR Canada Women's Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Education, Issues Women Face

    Our focus this month is on praying for refugees, and the prayer need is urgent: 25.4 million refugees. That’s 25.4 million people (over half of them under 18) who have been forced to flee from their homes. How can we begin to understand the suffering, pain, challenge and despair that they feel? 
     
    It helps to have a clear...

  • Women in Southern Africa

    April 13, 2018 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Education, Issues Women Face

    TWR Women of Hope’s ministry in southern Africa reaches women in Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe, helping them know and experience God’s love and truths so that he can transform their lives.

    Many of the women of southern Africa struggle to provide for their families, and the relatively...

  • Women in Northeast Asia

    March 16, 2018 by the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    Education, Issues Women Face

    Women in the Northeast Asian countries of China, Japan, North Korea and South Korea live lives that differ dramatically from one another. TWR Women of Hope’s global prayer movement and media outreach strive to address their unique situations.