find out how to use your .22 and then go squirrel hunting or coyote hunting first. Get a feel for hunting outside and handling a gun. Then you will be more comfortable moving to something with a little more kick and then the focus can shift to deer. It would extremely unethical to go deer hunting w/a .22
...and on that day when my strength is failing, the end draws near and my times has come, still my soul will sing Your praise unending, ten thousand years and then forevermore!