This ministry for the deaf and hard of hearing is known as our Ephphatha Ministry, in accordance with the word "ephphatha" that was used by Jesus when healing the deaf mute (Mark 7:34), which means "be opened" in Aramaic.
As part of this ministry, we provide:
† Sign language interpretation at the 10:30am worship
† ALD's (assistive listening devices) for the 10:30am
worship service and can be requested for Sunday
School and small groups
† Multidirectional microphones available for small
† Basic sign language communication classes are
For more information, please contact us:
Staff Contact: Steve Littlefield
Director of Worship
Email or 713-458-4700
Administrative Asst: Bonnie King
Email or 713-458-4723
Lay Leader: Michelle Menefee
For an informational website, check out: http://umcd.org.