About us

Founded in 1919

Silent Friends Chapel was formed for Deaf members to learn God's word in American Sign Language. We are located at First Baptist Dallas. At this moment we are located on the 9th floor in Spurgeon Harris Garage, you can park in there as well

our pastor:

Pastor Ryan Sims grew up in the halls of Silent Friends Chapel as a child. In 2016, Ryan felt the call of God to become a pastor and lead at Silent Friends. He was brought on as interim pastor. In 2017, he was voted as the new executive pastor of Silent Friends. He's passionate about seeing the Deaf be reached in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. 


He and his wife, Brandy have been married for over 10 years. They have 3 children: Skylar, Tyler, and Riley. 

Ryan Sims

Executive Pastor