One of the Big Day's at the Silver Spring SDA Church. There are very few SDA pastors for the deaf in the USA - one in Maryland, one in Atlanta, GA and one in Manteca, CA. So, these centers are very important to Deaf Adventists.
One of the Big Day's at the Silver Spring SDA Church. The Pastor, David Trexler, is standing at the back on the left. A visiting pastor of the deaf from California, Alfred Griffith, is the closest to the camera in the center.
Another view of a Big Day of Fellowship together. The "Big Day's" are important in many areas, for so many times individual deaf people live many miles (kilometers) away from a deaf church or group, and must travel long distances to join on the special Sabbaths!
The Deaf company's organizational Sabbath when the deaf group (In Silver Spring, MD) became a company called "Deaf Evangelistic Adventist Fellowship" on November 4, 2006.
DEAF 2006 at Camp Blue Ridge, Virginia - Formerly called Deaf Eastern Autumn Retreat Currently it is Deaf Eastern Autumn Revival camp meeting.