Dear seafarer's friends, 03/23/08 - 03/29/08
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (Php. 1:2)
ships visited this week
4 ships on Monday:
LU XUN - Chinese. The vessel was ready to sail. 1 salvation.
CHOPIN - Polish, and Chinese. The polish captain is a Christian, and the Chinese bosun is a Christian.
Fairly receptive. 3 salvations.
STAR GRIP, and CENTURY ELKHORN - All Filipino. Prayed and blessed their families and the
9 ships on Tuesday:
STAR GRIP, SIROCCO, and ORIENTAL - All Filipino, revisit the ship; Filipino and Russian; All Filipino,
prayed and blessed the ships.
GETALDIC - Croatian. Only distribute some Gospel booklets.
REBECCA, and LYRA - Ukrainian; and Russian. Shared the Russian Scriptural materials with them.
TSGT JOHN A. CHAPMAN - American. All the crew were not there, only a security guard on the
deck. He said that I was very nice, so I left him a NIV and blessed his family.
RICKMERS NEW ORLEANS - German. A very sweet female cadet was sitting on top of the gangway.
I didn't have any German Bible to give to her, only shaked her hands and blessed her vessel. I need
some German Scriptures..
CONFIDENCE OCEAN - Chinese. I didn't go on the ship, only gave the Scriptures, Jesus DVD's and
the Gospel newspapers to the 2nd officer and prayed with him to ask Jesus to coming to his heart.
4 ships on Thursday:
TRISTEIN - Ukrainian. Gave out Scriptures and they received them gladly..
ELENI K, UAL ANGOLA, and NANDU AROW - All Filipino; Filipino; Filipino and Indian. They all had
Scriptures on board but none of the ship had Bible study. Prayed with them and blessed the vessels.
Pastor Malone is still having a lot of Doctor's appointments. We need to keep praying for him.
The trip to Braizil World Conference was really worthwhile. I made friends in Christ there, and had a closer look of what I called a universal church there too.
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit. Amen. (Php. 4:23)
Your brothers In Christ Tom Malone and Thomas Tao