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Come to ASLI / DBC in 2024!

Trenton, GA – July 11-13   |   Collegeville, PA – August 8-10

We are planning with YOU in mind. Come enjoy exciting workshops and the good fellowship in a Christian setting.

A Meeting for
Church Interpreters
and Deaf Ministries

Meeting together to learn

So what is the ASL Institute?

ASL Institute (ASLI) is an annual sign language workshop specifically for church interpreters and deaf ministries. Classes are provided all levels of signers from beginner to advanced.

The Deaf Bible Conference (DBC) meets at the same time, in a different room, and provides clear Bible preaching and teaching by Deaf and hearing presenters using ASL.

ASL Class with Tabitha
Where we meet

Two Locations to Choose From

Trenton, Georgia (July 11-13, 2024)
Collegeville, Pennsylvania (August 8-10, 2024)

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A Program For Everyone! Bring Your Whole Deaf Ministry!

“Something For All Signers of ALL LEVELS”

ASL Institute (ASLI) is an annual sign language workshop specifically for church interpreters and deaf ministries. Classes benefit all levels of signers from beginner to advanced, and are taught in a non-technical, practical manner.

Up to 12 Hours of

Instruction and Encouragement


• Level 1: Beginner Level – Signs

  • Learn ABC’s, Easy Signs,
  • Introduction to Deaf Culture
  • Start From the Beginning – Learn ASL

• Level 2: ASL Basics

  • ASL Grammar – Clear Signing

• Level 3: Interpreters

RID CEUs Available

  • “Welcome to the Deaf Ministry”
  • Classifiers: Signing Without Signs
  • Look Ma! No Hands! – Add Information to Signs
  • What’s the Sign for Heaven? – Sharing the Gospel in ASL
  • Making Music Meaningful in Sign Language
  • Once Upon a Time…ASL Storytelling Not Just Fairy Tales
  • “The Miracle of Church Interpreting” (Summary and Wrap-up)

Deaf Bible Conference is a challenging time of preaching and teaching, especially for Deaf people. Interpreters and hearing people go to ASLI — Deaf people go to Deaf Bible Conference.

  • Exciting Bible Preaching
  • Clear Bible Teaching
  • Fellowship & Friends

General Topics:

  • Bible Messages for the Home
  • Learn to Study Your Bible
  • Make Good Decisions with Bible Principles

Come enjoy the great fun and fellowship!

Conference Schedule

5:30 – 6:30 PM Thursday Registration
6:30 – 9:00 PM Thursday
8:15 AM – 7:00 PM Friday
(Lunch & supper provided. Friday lunch is a “Silent Lunch”…no voices allowed!)
8:15 AM-Noon Saturday


$60 (Any location) – ASLI or DBC
Late Registration: $75

Price changes after:
July 4 (South) Trenton, GA
August 1 (North) Collegeville, PA

Please note: Registration is transferable, not refundable.

Nearby Lodging

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Picture of Jon and Diane Barr

Jon & Diane Barr

Both locations

Ted and Carlene Camp

Ted & Carlene Camp

South Only

Picture of Jim & Terry Bracelin

Jim & Terry Bracelin


Picture of Allen Snare

Allen Snare

Both locations (Deaf Bible Conference)

Reed Condra

Reed Condra

South only (Deaf Bible Conference)

Enjoy fellowship in a fun and safe learning environment