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LFD Presents at the Asia Deaf Christian Mission Conference

October 10, 2017 | Latest News

On behalf of Lutheran Friends of the Deaf, Rev. Thomas Dunseth, the Director of Deaf Ministry Educational and International Programs, was invited to give a presentation about Mill Neck’s history of Deaf mission work in Asia at the 14th Asia Deaf Christian Mission Conference.

Held in Hong Kong and attended by about 400 Deaf Christians and 23 Deaf pastors and church workers from Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and mainland China, Rev. Dunseth was honored to be one of only three hearing people to join the conference. In his presentation, Rev. Dunseth addressed the Lord’s blessing of five decades of Lutheran Friends of the Deaf’s support of the Lutheran Deaf mission in Asia.

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