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8 Reasons Why Deaf Ministry is Important

8 Reasons Why Deaf Ministry is Important

Transcript I want to take this opportunity to let you know 8 reasons why Deaf ministry is so important.  Most Deaf don’t have access to a Bible or even portions of Scripture because their language is visual and not based on written words around the world. Currently, around the world, there is no complete Bible in any signed translation. The ASLV (American Sign Language Version) started in the fall of 1970. Soon the completion of the ASLV is set for… Read More »8 Reasons Why Deaf Ministry is Important

How to Advocate for Deaf People

How to Advocate for Deaf People

Transcript These 5 simple ways can help you become an advocate for Deaf people in your own circle of influence! Be Aware and Share Educate yourself about Deaf culture, search for ways to learn sign language, and share with others what you’ve learned. This brings light and truth to many misperceptions about Deaf people groups and their sign languages. Local schools and universities offer sign language classes and Deaf social events to help you practice. Present what you learn at… Read More »How to Advocate for Deaf People

5 Ways to Improve Church Services for Deaf People

5 Ways to Improve Church Services for Deaf People

Transcript Hey, I want to take this opportunity to tell you about 5 ways to improve church services for Deaf people. #1, Switch out an English written Bible with the ASLV or CBT when showing Bible verses. #2, When using PowerPoint or slide presentations, switch out the words on the screen with icons or pictures to help Deaf people visualize the content. #3, Deaf Harbor has an awesome selection of songs and verses to use so that the Deaf audience… Read More »5 Ways to Improve Church Services for Deaf People