From childhood, the Deaf in El Salvador are often hidden from sight — pushed to the margins of society by family shame, lack of education, poverty, and underemployment. But the sign language translation of 30 Bible stories is beginning to change the narrative for Deaf people as they gain access to see and share God’s love.
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
I want to be able to watch Scripture in my home, in my sign language. I want to teach my children more about the Bible and God’s ways, but for me to be able to train my children to have a greater interest and trust in Jesus, I need to know more about Him myself.
The Institute for Sign Language Engagement and Training (ISLET) at Deaf Bible Society employs solid linguistic and missiological research within sign language communities