There is often confusion over the terms "hearing impaired," "hard of hearing," "deaf," and "deafened," both in definition and appropriateness of use.
Article from the JAMA Health Forum
José has a desire in his heart to serve as a pastor. He dreams about going to the mission field one day, ministering to the hearing-impaired.
How churches can help ‘hard-of-hearing’ and deaf people feel welcome.
Accepting the differences between ‘Deaf’ and ‘Hard-of-hearing.’
Be encouraged to be active in this ministry by the following devotional video presented by the APM director, Larry Evans (with captions available in English):
Two videos made available by Pastor Jeff Jordan explaining the significance of this month.
A new show "SPD Discipleship"has been posted on Hope Channel Deaf!
Ministério Adventista dos Surdos – Brasil — Ministry for the Deaf – Brazil
Short videos on the Sabbath School Lessons for 3rd Quarter of 2020, with captions (in English)
Do visit the Hope Channel Deaf website at www.hopechanneldeaf.org for a variety of excellent, uplifting and inspirational programming, either with sign language or captioning.
Hope for the Deaf during the COVID-19 pandemic
Frequently asked questions of the National Deaf Center regarding COVID-19.
This course is intended for student note takers at the high school or post-secondary level.
This was the theme song of the 2015 General Conference Session in San Antonio, Texas in 2015.
Adventist interpreter supports first-time deaf parents.
The Adventist Deaf in Spain are organizing a special 10 Days in Prayer event in LSE (Spanish Sign Language).
Deaf people are one of the largest unreached groups in the world. Estimates of the number of global Deaf range widely.
A website with uplifting and inspirational programming, with either sign language or captioning.
Booklet created by the General Conference Sabbath School & Personal Ministries Department.
Compiled by Adventist Deaf Ministries International.