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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

Meet Deborah

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.

Judith and Joy

Judith and Joy’s Story

My name is Judith. I am the only Deaf person in my family. Some friends had invited me to a church for Deaf people, and I’m so thankful I went.

What is a Sign Language Bible and How is it Translated? (Part 1)

You may be asking, “What is a sign language Bible?” or “How are sign language Bibles translated?” We invite you to go behind the scenes in this two-part blog series to discover some interesting facts about sign language Bibles.

Engage with Scripture

What is Deaf Bible and the Deaf Bible App?

Every person deserves the opportunity to engage with Scripture in their language. For Deaf communities, this means a sign language video Bible.

Why don’t Deaf people just learn to read?

People who are able to hear begin learning how to read at a very young age. For most children, this means starting with the alphabet and attaching sounds to each letter. From there, they begin piecing together the letters to create words, then the words to form sentences. But for Deaf children, learning to read is a different process. Deaf children can’t hear the sounds in a word, so they have to memorize the sequence of letters as a full… Read More »Why don’t Deaf people just learn to read?