How To Organize A Church "Mission’s Committee"

How To Organize A Church “Mission’s Committee” By Dr. Ted Camp, Founder Silent Word Mission Board – SilentWordMinistries.org 1. Purpose – The Missions Committee serves the congregation and pastor by encouraging, resourcing and facilitating involvement…

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What Makes a Good Church Interpreter?

Naturally, the first priority is that deaf people understand what is being said by the hearing speaker or person. If they do not understand, then the message has not been interpreted. Someone must help the…

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Programs to Help Your Deaf Ministry

1. You Can Come To Us — Learn Sign Language – Improve Your Deaf Ministry American Sign Language Institute (ASLI) – The best way for Sign Language students to learn and improve ASL skills.  Conducted…

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Three Kinds of Deaf Ministries

The “deaf ministry” falls into three categories.  Each of them is a different level of ministry.  Your ministry is one of these three kinds.  They are an interpreted ministry, a deaf ministry, and a deaf…

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Prayer List

Prayer List “Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you” (Matthew 7:7). “…Ye have not, because ye ask not” (James 4:2). “Lord, teach…

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How to Sign the Books of the Bible

Here is an easy way to sign the books of the Bible in Sign Language. Hold you left hand up with palm facing out. With your right hand, place an “N” on the upper left…

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Church Interpreters and Their Service

“…For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. How then shall they call on him in whom they have not believed? And how shall they believe in him of whom…

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Code of Ethics

Registry Of Interpreters For The Deaf (This is the old set of RID ethical principles.  The revised “Code of Professional Conduct” is found Here.  This information is provided for your information.  SWM does not endorse…

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Deaf Ministry Checklist

Click here for PDF format. Successful deaf ministries are planned. The following checklist will help evaluate a current Deaf ministry or plan for the future. Items should be considered and discussed with those involved. Pastors…

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Sign Language Materials

Learn Sign Language and how to minister to Deaf people with these excellent DVDs, Books, Manuals, and Booklets. American Sign Language Video Vocabulary – Our Best! – 2 Video Set with Manual – 838 Signs –…

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