Quarterly Newsletter Summer 2020 – Issue 1

Dear Friend, It is a pleasure to share this year’s first issue of our quarterly newsletter with you! In the coming months, we will share key developments in how God’s Word is impacting global Deaf communities. In each issue, we will update you with news from Deaf Bible Society, stories of joy from the field, and ways to pray alongside us as this Great Commission initiative unfolds. A lot has happened since we kicked off our new fiscal year in April.… Read More »Quarterly Newsletter Summer 2020 – Issue 1

My name is Osman, this is my story.

My Name is Osman, and This Is My Story

Osman tells his story of growing up in Ukraine, being a person of color and Deaf, and finding God despite struggling to understand the written Bible. Now, part of a translation team, Osman is on a journey to see God’s Word in his sign language!

Robert Ferguson, Part 2

In this second part series, Robert talks about his faith in God and overcoming the struggles of being Deaf and contracting COVID-19.

Robert Ferguson, Part 1

Robert Ferguson gives his testimony of what it’s like to hold onto faith while overcoming COVID-19. Don’t miss part 1 and part 2 in this series.

The Big Five with Five Ways to Praise!

Celebrating The Big Five with Five Ways to Praise!

Around the world, Deaf people celebrate the Lord in different ways! 
You can praise the Lord, too, in the language that speaks most to your heart. Psalm 150 gives us five ways to do that.

Celebrating The Big Five with Five Good Things!

One way American Deaf people show their love for something is to kiss their clenched fist. It’s called “Kissfist.” As we look back on the milestones, we can’t help but “Kissfist” five areas of growth through the Lord.

Five Accomplishments!

Celebrating The Big Five with Five Accomplishments!

Successful teams, partners, and advocates build strong relationships when trust is cultivated, patience is practiced, and empowerment is given. It is a journey that has multiple paths but is never walked alone.

Jose signing ILY

Faithful Servant 

I soon realized that we had been translating for more than 20 years. The further we went through translating Scripture, the more I enjoyed it.

Their Faithful Fruit

Patience is believing God to keep His promises in His perfect timing. See how Joseph and his translation team prayed and waited on the Lord for 15 years to visit the promised land.

Finding Jesus in the Trinity

Derek had always thought that the Trinity stood for the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. But here, in the sign language passage, it looked as though there was another person who was called the WORD.