The 2011 edition of Breaking the Sound Barrier in Your Church: Ministry & Mission With People who are Hard of Hearing or Late-Deafened includes the CART system, and is now available as an Adobe PDF file.
Click here to download Breaking the Sound Barrier.
Disability Concerns video from Baltimore-Washington Conference, a captioned video that explores accessibility and hearing accommodations in several churches.
Deaf Ministry: Make a Joyful Silence, Peggy A. Johnson and Robert L. Walker, 2007.
Signs of Love: A Guide for Deaf Ministry by Lori Buck, an introduction to Deaf culture and ministry. Bishop Peggy Johnson says that the book "gives numerous creative suggestions for ministry, not only in the context of the worship service but in the life of the church at large."
ISBN: 978-0-8170-1753-8, 160 pages
Deaf Culture Our Way, Samuel K. Holcomb and Thomas K. Holcomb, 2011.
Deaf in America: Voices From a Culture, Carol Padden and Tom Humphries, 1990.
A Guide to Deaf Ministry, DeAnn Sampley, 1990.
Hear and Now (documentary)
See What I’m Saying (documentary)
Sound and Fury (documentary)
Switched at Birth (drama, television show on ABC Family)
Through Deaf Eyes (documentary)
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