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Deaf Leaders Resources

Bible Studies written for Bible study in Deaf churches and with small groups.

Bible Stories signed by Deaf people.

Catechism written for use with deaf and hard of hearing confirmation classes. Some of the artwork is not included.

Models of Deaf Ministry
This document identifies ten different methods of ministry among Deaf people, with advantages, disadvantages, and necessary precautions for each. There is aslo a brief history of changing educational, vocational, and social trends which have impacted the way the church conducts its Deaf ministry.

Hearing Churches Working With Deaf People
This document offers time-tested guidelines and helpful suggestions to hearing congregations which provide (or want to provide) ministry to Deaf people. An important part of the document deals with the appropriate expectations in the relationship of the pastoral staff with the church's Deaf members and with their Sign Language interpreters.

Hymns Selected hymns from TLH and LW, rewritten into signable English, for use in Deaf churches.

Lutheran Liturgies revised for Signing

Also go to www.DeafJesus.org for online worship resources, ASL vocabulary, and Live Worship.

Sermons that can be used by pastors and laymen who have to preach.

Deaf Pastor's Vlog - a Video Blog by Rev. Dennis Konkel in American Sign Language.

The Lutheran Deaf Mission Society:

LDMS will engage in evangelism and Christian education training to help Deaf Persons and their families see Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior, and engage in stewardship and leadership training to help Deaf Persons serve Jesus Christ as His redeemed people.

Lutheran Deaf Mission Society
9907 Sappington Road
St. Louis, MO 63128

Dr. Rodney R. Rynearson 989-400-9404



What we believe:
We are members of The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. We believe in the Trinity: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. We believe that Jesus died on the cross and rose again from the dead. His death paid the price for our wrong doings. More information

Deaf Pah Courses
Courses for Deaf Christians, DeafPAH.org. Go to deafpah.org

Lutheran Deaf Mission Society
Learn more about the Lutheran Deaf Mission Society, Click here.