Adventist World Radio
The Voice of Hope for All Peoples
AWR talks about ...
the way to salvation
the life of Jesus
lay preacher training
youth & youth problems
English as a second language
(with the Bible as a text book)
AWR - broadcasting the Gospel since 1971
1971 First broadcast to Europe from Portugal
1979 Broadcasts begin to Latin America from Guatemala
1983 Programming begins for West Africa via leased facilities in Gabon
1985 Beginning broadcasts from Italy
1986 First broadcasts from Costa Rica
1987 Broadcasts to Asia begin from Guam
1990 New transmitter site in Costa Rica
1992 Broadcasts from Russia transmitters begin
1994 Third transmitter begins operation on Guam
1994 Broadcasts commence via leased facilities in Slovakia
The mission of AWR
Adventist World Radio, the international radio service of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, has the special task of broadcasting the gospel of salvation to the world, especially to those areas where no other means of evangelism is possible. Now broadcasting in 38 languages, AWR7s goal is to add 50 more languages by the year 2000.
AWR Operates on gifts...
Funds for the operating budget come from donations given by Adventist church members around the world, and from the Seventh-day Adventist Church world budget.
Adventist World Radio
World Broadcast Coverage
AWR speaks in these languages...
Arabic, Bangla, Burmese, Cantonese, Cebuano, Czech, Dutch, English, French, Fujian, German, Hakka, Hindi, Hungarian, Ilonggo, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malayalam, Mandarin, Marathi, Norwegian, Papiamento, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Swahili, Swedish, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, telugu, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese
AWR "Program Partners" in these countries create programs that carry the gospel message...
Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Croatia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Budapest(Hungary), India, Indonesia, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kenya, Korea, Myanmar, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Sweden, United States
A few interesting numbers...
Combined power 1,602.5kw
Hours per week 1,000
Hours per day 140