Who we are

As a society of the Michigan District LCMS, our purpose is to establish Lutheran Mission Outreach to the Deaf community and to raise funds in support of these goals. It is our vision to see the lives of Deaf people transformed and impacted through God’s Word.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Worship

Our Savior Lutheran Church, Hartland
7:00 pm Wednesday Evenings - Interpreted Divine Service (during the regular school year). Bible Study in ASL before service at 6:00 pm.

Christ the King, Flint (In St. Paul-Flint)
10:00 am -  On the 1st Sunday of each month Interpreted
11:30 am -  All other Sundays Deaf Divine Service

Our Savior Lutheran Church of the Deaf, Birmingham
10:30 am -  On the 1st Sunday of each month, Deaf members join Redeemer’s service with the aid of an interpreter.
12 noon -  All other Sundays, services signed in ASL are held in Redeemer’s chapel at noon.

Latest news

Deaf children celebrate Christmas with deaf Santa (via Detroit News)

Deaf Santa Scott Powers, of Rochester Hills, enjoys the reaction when deaf kids realize Santa can sign, too. . . […]

CTSFW Interpreted Service

As part of ELMS’s outreach Pastor’s Brant A. Engel and Thomas W. Dunseth take turns traveling monthly to Concordia Theological Seminary […]

St. Martin Deaf School

Ephphatha Lutheran Mission Society (ELMS) in partnership with Emmanuel Lutheran in Dearborn started  St. Martin Lutheran School for the Deaf . St. Martin […]

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