Date: Wed Mar 20, 2002 9:21
SignWriting List Forum
Subject: Deaf ministers?
I am a Jehovah's Witness,
And there are many Deaf congregations in America. That means that these
congregations are totally done in the local sign language. Here in
Australia we have Deaf groups. That is a group of Deaf people with
interpreters are associated with a hearing congregation. All the Deaf are
involved in the ministry.
Next time a JW knocks on your door ask where the nearest Deaf group or
Antony & Terry Daamen
"The God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will......
crush and put an end to all these kingdoms,
and it itself will stand to times indefinite."
From: Frederick Rewkowski [SMTP:]
Sent: Monday, March 18, 2002 12:02 PM
To: SignWriting List
Subject: Re: Names for sign languages
Quick question for all what is the best way to download the sign writing
characters and the fonts to the keyboard for typing in signwriting and A
Please any information is much appreciated. Another question has anyone
ran into anyone in the ministry who signs or has heard of a minister who
as a sole purpose for services outside the deaf community I am learning
currently and also use an augmentative device called a type talker so oddly
at 42 years of age I am interested in ministry since my disability from a
stroke after heart surgery.
Frederick in North Carolina