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Glide: An App to Get Excited About

Have you ever wondered why you never see someone fishing in a desert? Of course not! No one in their right mind would fish in a desert! If you want to catch fish, you have to go to the water. In much the same way, if we are going to reach people, we need to go where they are. Today, people in the developed world are on social media, but which one?

Minion Sign Language

Ten Great ASL Games You can Use in Your Deaf Ministry

Here are some great ideas for ASL games. Most of these activities are enjoyed by deaf and hearing alike. These can be icebreakers in sign language classes, youth meetings, parties and informal fellowships. Have fun!

Advice

Dramatic Preaching for the Deaf

As a young preacher to the Deaf, constructive feedback is always a plus. Not long ago, my father, veteran missionary to the deaf Joe Kotvas, approached me with a suggestion.

Preaching in ASL: Clarity

I absolutely love preaching. Although resources abound for preaching in general, there are few to help people who want to improve their preaching in ASL! I am hoping to provide some resources to that effect…

How to Caption

Wouldn’t it be great to make all your church’s content easily accessible? All of those online sermons captioned for the Deaf to have access to as well? With a little bit of computing know-how, and the time, you can! Today we are going to look at how it’s done! First we are going to look at the technical aspects of captioning, and then I’m going to give you the easiest way I have found for free captioning.

Family Before Ministry

You do not need to be involved in ministry for long to realize that there is a very careful balancing act between ministry and family. Add in a day job (like in my situation) and things become more complicated. For me, this has been one of the biggest struggles, balance. However, the more I do, and the more I study, the more I realize that balancing is not the right illustration at all.