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  • Africa’s civilization is ancient and full of diversity with its unique cultures, languages, and religions varying from country to country. This vast continent contains 54 countries, but I will be focusing only on the East and Southern regions.

    There are believed to be 3,000 different African Tribes. It is a cultural hub rich in traditions,...

  • April 2022

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    In April, we are praying for Europe! Please pray... 

    1. Lord, bring emotional and physical healing to the many Russian women who are subscribed to TWR Women of Hope’s Instagram page and have asked for prayer because of...
  • March 2022

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    In March, we are praying for Europe! Please pray... 

    1. Lord, we pray for the Croatian people of Petrinja, Glina and Sisak who experienced an earthquake in December 2020. Many are impoverished, cold and living in containers with...
  • God Sees You!

    February 11, 2022 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
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    TWR Women of Hope, TWR Women of Hope Prayer Calendar

    Marina* was 33 years old when she attended a conference at which Susie Pek, our national coordinator for TWR Women of Hope Brazil, was the keynote speaker. After the conference, Marina emailed Susie and told her story.

    As a teenager, Marina had serious identity problems. She suffered many abuses in her childhood and believes they were...

  • Stretching over 7,000 miles from Mexico to Argentina, Latin America is a region that embraces a wide range of cultures and traditions. From mountains to tropical landscapes, it is a varied land of tremendous beauty. Latinos are known for their warmth and inviting spirit toward friends and strangers alike, and this hospitality often includes...

  • Words of Life and Hope

    November 12, 2021 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope

    Graciela* is an inmate at the Buen Pastor women’s prison in Asunción, Paraguay. Her life is not easy there.

    She shared, “Because of the crime I committed, the other women in prison rejected me. My sentence was 22 long years behind bars. As I waited for the years to pass, I was full of regrets. In my loneliness, I thought I had...

  • The Restoration of God

    October 8, 2021 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
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    TWR Women of Hope

    It’s almost too painful to contemplate: Could you survive being repeatedly raped over a period of years and then ultimately forgive your attackers? Put yourself in the place of Aya,* who suffered continual sexual abuse from age 11 to 13.

    Much later, the Côte d’Ivoire woman listened to the Women of Hope broadcast about sexual...

  • Reconciled to One Another

    September 10, 2021 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
    Filed Under:
    TWR Women of Hope

    “Human trafficking is a heinous crime happening all around us. The victims – 30% of which are children – are subject to forced labour, sexual exploitation and other forms of abuse. We must do more to bring criminals to justice, and help victims rebuild their lives.” - António Guterres, secretary-general of the United...

  • Reconciliation Through God's Word

    August 6, 2021 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
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    TWR Women of Hope

    Conflicts in families are inevitable. It is impossible for people to live together and not disagree. When disagreements get out of hand, they interfere with family life, cause damage to marriages and other relationships, and stop us from being united as God intended.

    An example is the marriage of Mrs. Chan* and her husband from Cambodia. They...

  • Never Alone

    July 9, 2021 By the TWR Women of Hope Ministry Team
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    TWR Women of Hope

    Single parents are all around us. Some have lost a spouse due to death, divorce or abandonment, and some have never married. But one thing they have in common is the need for us as Christians to join God in providing loving support for them and their children.

    At 17, Sonia* was young, in love and pregnant with twins. After her partner abandoned...