Church caters to deaf worshipers

NORWALK - Calvary Community Church and Calvary Community Deaf Church have merged to form one body, the churches announced in a statement.The church, now know as Calvary Community Church a Fellowship of Deaf and Hearing Believers, will offer a free American Sign Language class Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. in the main building at 14626 Pioneer Blvd. in Norwalk. The class will be taught by Rev. Linda Crews, a teacher of deaf students in public schools for more than 30 years. The class is free and open to the public, but students will be asked to purchase a textbook from Barnes & Noble at a cost of about $22. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call the church at (562) 868-9828.

********** Published: September 18, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 22