Jim Brewington, ASL Teacher
Mr. Brewington has 43 years of teaching experience. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in psychology and a minor in English from Texas Tech University and a degree in criminology from the University of Iowa. He has a Master’s in Theology from Christian Mission School of the Bible. Mr. Brewington holds a certificate in American Sign Language and has been a professional interpreter for nearly 30 years. He is the author of “Let There Be Light Please”, a book about ASL and the deaf community from an interpreter’s point of view.
Mr. Brewington has been an ordained teaching pastor for more than 30 years. He is currently serving at Saddleback Church as Pastor of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and on the Spiritual Maturity Team. His ministry passions are teaching Bible and theology and mentoring the next generation. He loves ministering to students and is excited to teach at CVCS because he is passionate about teaching his subject within the context of the Christian faith.
Jim has been married to his wife, Debbie, for 47 years, and they have two sons, Brent—now with the Lord in heaven—and Chad, as well as two grandchildren, Max and Brooke.