Hey friends –
Every time I open this website, I see how woefully behind I am in writing blog articles. That’s not recommended if you want to get your brand or message out to new people, or keep the interest of those who have followed you before.
But there’s good news – I HAVE been writing!
There’s a growing collection of articles on the Silent Blessings website, and yours truly is the body behind the keyboard. Check these out, and I’ll get some new stuff on this site as soon as I can.
Here’s a rundown of the most recent articles…
1/6/17 – I wish my Deaf Adult children were in church… a perspective on why deaf millennials may resist going to church, and resources they can use for personal and group growth
12/22/16 – Visually Announcing Emmanuel…. a look at the visual aspects of the nativity story
12/9/16 – Dear Santa, my child is deaf… a list of resources available for teaching key stories to deaf children and adults
11/28/16 – ’tis the Season… a perspective on how to include deaf family members in traditional holiday celebrations, without making it awkward
11/4/16 – Deaf Ministry Done Well (2)… (yes, I slipped a week or two) …. first of two overviews of the Deaf Christian Leaders’ Conference 2016 hosted by Deaf Missions.
10/14/16 – Deaf Ministry Done Well (1)… an overview (or travel-log) of three deaf churches, their history and current status
9/30/16 – Why is Deaf Ministry so Hard? (4)… a look at how our referential libraries differ from group to group, an appeal to include visual references in presentations to a mixed congregation
9/16/16 – Why is Deaf Ministry so Hard? (3)… a look at the differences between hearing and deaf culture, specifically in communication style
9/2/16 – What Heavenly Language(s)!… a perspective on communication in Heaven, and how to begin practicing now
8/19/16 – Doing What it Takes… an overview of what goes into producing resources for deaf kids that are also accessible to their hearing family members and friends