Pray for the Persecuted

The International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church is Nov. 11, 2012. Is it important to pray for Christians who are suffering because of their faith? 
Reflect on these words of a pastor in Mali, one of many Christians in the predominantly Muslim, West African nation: 
The greatest weapon is prayer, to really pray for the [...]

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Light of Life

“We hereby express our gratitude to TWR for airing Hasken Rai [Light of Life]. The program is really meeting the spiritual needs of many people. In fact, at present, this is the right time to spread the gospel more and more through radio. Many people listen to radio now more than ever before, especially in our [...]

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Don’t Lose Sight

“Radio is a great tool in our part of the world,” says TWR-Benin Station Director Paul Cox. “Everyone has a radio. In fact, radio is the best tool, especially when you consider that parts of West Africa are hostile to Christians.”
This week, my friends TWR missionaries Paul and Donna Cox are visiting TWR’s office in [...]

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The Need for Courage

Do any of these languages sound familiar to you: Bambara, Senoufo, Syenara, Tamasheq, Songhai, French? I know you’ve heard of the last one, but all of them are spoken in West Africa’s Republic of Mali and are represented in TWR programming.
This parched, landlocked nation has experienced rapid economic growth and relative stability for many years [...]

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Grandfather Emmanuel

“Visitors have come! Visitors have come! TWR has arrived to interview Grandfather Emmanuel!” sounds the village crier in Sirarou, Benin, West Africa. It’s a special day!
Emmanuel’s home is only a short distance from TWR’s 100,000-watt medium wave (AM) transmitter in Benin. The transmitter is capable of reaching an audience of 190 million in West Africa. [...]

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