Connecting Online in Turkey

Turkey

Words of Hope shares the good news of the gospel through media. Tools like radio, social media, and YouTube allow many people to hear about God at the same time. But we also know that people need personal follow-up in order to be discipled and grow in their faith. So we are thankful that technology can work both ways—allowing one person to amplify their message to a larger audience, while also providing means for individuals to respond to the programs …

The Unboxing of God

Turkey

It is easy to forget the God is at work in the world, and that our job is merely to join in that work. Our Turkish ministry leader explains: “We sometimes put God in a box. We say that God works here or God works there, or God works in these parameters. But it’s not true. He is so incomprehensible.”  The city of Samsun, Turkey, sits on the coast of the Black Sea. With a population of 750,000 people and …

One Year Anniverary

Turkey

One year ago, Words of Hope partnered with Radio Shema in Turkey to purchase a new radio station in the city of Antalya. Antalya is a cosmopolitan city located on Turkey’s Mediterranean coast. Today this station is enabling the good news to reach not only Turkish residents, but also Turkish-speaking tourists who visit the country from Europe or Central Asia. Words of Hope’s Director of Operations, Adam Navis, says, “Radio stations include hardware, station licenses, and ongoing staff costs. We …