Francisca Trexler is signing on a special day with Adventist Deaf in Oregon, USA. Francisca and her husband work together in pastoring deaf in Maryland, USA.
Chuck McGehee (deaf) signing at the Milo Oregon Camp Meeting for Deaf about 50 miles SE of Roseberg, Oregon. 2007 marks 30 years since this camp meeting for deaf was first held at Milo Academy. A Camp Meetig has been held every years since 1977, but some years it has been held in California instead.
Arlene Belser working to get ready for the group picture on Saturday afternoon at the Milo Oregon Adventist camp meeting for deaf.
Group at the 2006 Camp Meeting for deaf held at Milo SDA Academy near Roseberg, Oregon. This camp meeting is all in Sign Language for deaf, and usually most all presenters are deaf, or have deaf parents.
Pastor Alfred Griffith (a CODA hearing son of pioneer SDA deaf worker, Arthur Griffith), signing just before a baptism of a deaf man from Roseberg, Oregon.
The deaf group gathered by the river just before the baptism by immersion in the river. The baptismal candidates are dressed in white, and a group is signing a special musical number just before the actual baptism. This is typical of the annual Sabbath afternoon baptism at the Milo Oregon Camp Meeting for the Deaf.