Deaf Ministry Boot Camp
When
Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

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Where
Trinity United Methodist Church
530 Center Church Road
McMurray, PA 15317

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Phone
724-941-4770

Email
trinitysigns530@gmail.com

Contact
Gail Brunson

Rev. Leo Yates, consultant for United Methodist Global Ministries' Deaf and Hard of Hearing Ministry, will lead a Deaf Ministry Boot Camp at Trinity UMC in McMurray, PA on Saturday, May 18. The Boot Camp is designed for clergy, laity, students and interpreters interested in Deaf ministry in a Christian context.
Rev. Yates

Participants will get an overview of (1) Deaf history, (2) an introduction to American Sign Language, (3) cultural considerations, (4) best practices, (5) accessibility, (6) ministry coordination, (7) the implementation of a new Deaf ministry, and (8) features of an interpreting ministry.

The event is free and will include a working lunch, but registration is required. 

Informational handouts will be distributed and books will be for sale for $10 each. 

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Attached Files

deaf ministry boot camp flyer - revised .pdf