ASL Institute (ASLI) – What Is It?
- ASL Institute (ASLI) is an annual sign language workshop specifically for church interpreters and deaf ministries. Classes are provided all levels of signers from beginner to advanced.
- The Deaf Bible Conference (DBC) meets at the same time, in a different room, and provides clear Bible preaching and teaching by Deaf and hearing presenters using ASL.
Three Locations To Choose From:
A Program For Everyone!
Bring Your Whole Deaf Ministry! (Deaf and Hearing)
ASLI – HEARING ADULTS:
Plan now to attend the Silent Word Ministries Annual ASLI! Signers of all skill levels will benefit from the helpful classes and encouraging services. Learn how to have a better deaf ministry!
Topics for 2019 (Begin on Thursday Night)
Beginner ASL Class:
- ABCs & 300-500 Signs
- Introduction to Deaf Culture
Intermediate and Advanced:
- Signing “Hard” Bible Words & Ideas
- Voicing ASL to English
- Experiencing Deaf Culture
- Interpreting Emotional Messages
- Interpreting Church Music
- ASL Basics – Signing Clearly
DEAF BIBLE CONFERENCE – DEAF ADULTS
Deaf Bible Conference is a challenging time of preaching and teaching, especially for Deaf people. Interpreters and hearing people go to ASLI — Deaf people go to Deaf Bible Conference.
- Bible Messages for the Home
- Learn to Study Your Bible
- Make Good Decisions with Bible Principles
Come enjoy the great fun and fellowship.
5:30 – 6:30 PM Thursday Registration
6:30 – 9:00 PM Thursday
8:15 AM – 7:00 PM Friday
(Lunch & supper provided. Friday lunch is a “Silent Lunch”…no voices allowed!)
8:15 AM-Noon Saturday
$50 (Any location) – ASLI or Deaf Bible Conference
Late Registration: $70 After July 4 (South), July 18 (Midwest), August 1 (North)
Ages 11+ $25 for ages 4-10
( Fun Bible Classes for Children – Pennsylvania Only
Children’s classes not provided in other locations.)
Business Casual (Casual Church Clothes) – No shorts please.
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