Our Lutheran Friends of the Deaf (LFD) team is currently participating in the 66th National Convention of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin from July 9-14, 2016. Representing LFD at the convention is Board President Rudy Auslander, President and CEO Michael Killian and his wife Susan, Board member William Charon, and the entire LFD team! more »
“Gospel Hands” Vacation Bible School (VBS) is an exciting 4-day program being offered this summer by Lutheran Friends of the Deaf. Free of charge to Deaf children and their siblings (ages 6-12), this unique VBS will be held at the Lutheran Church of the Resurrection in Garden City on August 16-19, 2016. Since 1947, Lutheran Friends more »
Join us for an interpreted worship service and experience American Sign Language through trained interpreters. Everyone is Welcome Each visitor will receive a FREE copy of Jesus Blesses the Children, produced by Lutheran Friends of the Deaf and supported by Lutheran Woman’s Missionary League.
A Joint Effort of Lutheran Friends of the Deaf and Life in Christ Lutheran Church How does the church reach the Deaf community with the Gospel? In an effort to answer this question Lutheran Friends of the Deaf constantly strives to push the limits of Deaf mission work. We created conferences to train Church interpreters more »
Last week, the Lutheran Friends of the Deaf (the founding organization of the Mill Neck Family of Organizations) welcomed friends, family, staff, alumni, board members and members of the Atlantic District – LCMS for the Blessing and Rededication of the Chapel, Paraments and Furnishings of The John of Beverley Chapel in Mill Neck Manor House. Scroll more »
At Pentecost the Gospel was proclaimed and “each one was hearing them speak in his own language” (Acts 2:6b ESV). The Gentiles not only marveled at the mighty works of God, but they marveled that it was spoken in their language—that surely God’s Good News was meant for them too! “[W]e hear them telling in more »
Through the ages, Almighty God has moved his people to build houses of prayer and praise, and to set apart places for the ministry of his holy Word and Sacraments. With gratitude for the renovating and adorning of the John of Beverly Chapel we will soon gather to dedicate and consecrate it in God’s Name. more »
“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely.” Hebrews 12:1 Every year people celebrate something called Halloween. Halloween is two words combined, hallows evening. Hallow means holy. This is an old church holy day that celebrates the Holy more »
We will be announcing our Mill Neck Manor House tour dates for 2016 shortly. Please check back.
On Wednesday, March 11 President and CEO of The Mill Neck Family of Organizations Mike Killian, along with his wife Susan Killian, the Director of Deaf Ministry Rev. Thomas Dunseth, Deaconess Tiffany Manor and long-time Mill Neck Family staff member Georgia Jackson, visited A Service of Evening Prayer for the Circuit Six Gathering of the Atlantic District more »