when he was living on Earth almost 2000 years ago, walking among us as a man, did Jesus know Sign Language? Did he USE Sign Language to communicate with Deaf people?
Recently, I was preparing to teach a class on Deaf Ministry in my church and wanted to start each class with a small devotional related to what we do. That sent me down the path of finding verses that apply to our work with the Deaf!
Today, I want to introduce you to an exciting new ministry of Silent Word Ministries, Sign the Bible! Whether you are leading a large Deaf Ministry, serving with a few people out in the...
One challenge for deaf ministry leaders everywhere is to help the Deaf understand God’s Word for themselves. Illustrated Bibles bring the Bible to life before the reader’s eyes, making the text accessible to a much wider audience.
The Word of God is the foundation for my faith, and indeed for my entire understanding of the world in which I live. It is my teacher, my friend and my guide, and it is my final authority. What a treasure to have this book translated in my heart language! Men gave their lives to give me an English translation of the Book so that I could know the truth. Deaf Bible attempts to do the same for the Deaf. Is it effective? Judge for yourself.
So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.