Deaf Missions in the Philippines

Who Are You Teaching? A few years ago, we were teaching in one of our churches that had 2 or 3 classes for the deaf. One of the classes was a class for uneducated deaf.…

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Easy is Hard

In our years on the field, we have met many deaf who have NO language of any kind. I do not mean a person with little education, but a deaf person that has no language.…

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Think In Pictures

A few years ago, I watched a young deaf man tell us his adventures. He was low-verbal (no education), although he knew some sign. Two other hearing deaf workers and I were watching this young…

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Do Not Assume – Do Not Think They Know

Last week I was teaching in deaf Camp in Laguna (Central Philippines). I said, “King David trust God.” I noticed I got some blank looks. I asked if they knew what “trust” meant. They spelled…

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Deaf Missions in the Philippines

 Introducing new SWM writer Bob Himes. Bob and Brenda Himes have been serving for over 30 years as missionaries to the Philippines from Bill Rice Missions in Murfreesboro, TN. His ministry, love, and “gift” is…

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