Dear seafarer's friends, 03/30/08 - 04/05/08
Grace and peace to you from God our Father. (Col. 1:2)
ships visited this week
4 ships on Monday:
FORMOSA TEN - Chinese. Prayed with 4 people with the salvation prayer. Stayed almost 3 hours on
board shared the Gospel with them. We were on this ship last June, all the crew has been changed.
GRETA - Indian. 4 Christians on board, 3 from Goan and 1 from Malayalan.
FUAT BEY - Turkish. Watched the Turkish Jesus DVD with them.
STOLT ZULU - All Filipino. Prayed and blessed their families and the vessel.
14 ships on Tuesday:
STAR FRASER, PACIFIC FLORES, CEC CALEDONIA, and PORTLAND CASTLE - All Filipino;
Filipino, Chinese, and British; Filipino, and British; Russian, Ukrainian, and Filipino, None of them
has any Bible study on board, I gave them Bible study material for encouragement, Prayed and
blessed their families and their vessels. One Chinese 3rd officer was willing to pray with me and letting
me shared my testimony. He was not far from the salvation.
GREEN CONCORDIA, CAJA COUNTESS, SILVAPLANA, and CEC MORNING - Russian; Ukrainian;
Ukrainian; Russian. Prayed with one Russian Orthodox.
FUAT BEY - Turkish. Revisited the ship. Brought them Ingils this time. At least one Bible on each ship
will help them to know Christ.
YICK LEE - Chinese. We were on this ship two years ago. Four people came and were helped to ask
Jesus to coming into their hearts.
ROSBORG, and PADUS RIVER - Romanian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Polish, and Filipino; Croatian,
Burmese, Polish, Romanian, and Ukrainian. Very happy to deliver the Scriptures and Jesus DVD's to
PEONY - Burmese. Two Christians on this vessel but they went to shore. Prayed with one Buddhist to
open his heart for Jesus.
SVETI NIKOLA I - Croatian. Prayed with one Christian and blessed his family.
10 ships on Thursday:
ZUNI PRINCESS, MALTE B, and SYN ACRAB - All Filipino; Russian, and Filipino; Italain, Ukrainian,
and Filipino. Good response.
STADIONGRACHT, BRIGHT EXPRESS, EAGLE ARROW, and RISANGER - Dutch, Estonian,
Russian, and Fillipino; Romanian, Polish, Croatian, Indian, Indonesian, and Filipino; Polish, Croatian,
Indonesian, and Filipino; Russian, Ukrainian, Latvian, and Filipino. Receptive and cooperative in prayer.
MOSCOW KREMLIN - Ruissan. Responsive.
LEVANTE - Polish. Receptive but not very much interested in the Gospel.
SUZAKU - Chinese. They liked to watch the Jesus DVD. Ten people came to pray the salvation prayer
with me including the captain. Took three of them to Wal Mart, the chief officer, the 2nd officer, and the
2nd engineer. This ship is sailing to New Orleans this coming Friday.
4 ships on Friday:
CHEMBULK KOBE - Burmese. Prayed with five Buddhists on board and exalted Jesus' name on this
ship. Another seaman asked me for the Myanmar Bible. I cautiously gave him the only one I had on
hand. May God's own Word satisfies his soul. This vessel was here last May.
IVER PROGRESS, ONEGO EXPLORER, and MAYA - Russian, and Filipino; Russian, Polish, and
Romanian; Russian, Polish, and Indian. The last two ships were here a year before last December.
Very friendly ships, opened to the Gospel.
Grace be with you. (Col. 4:18)
Your brothers In Christ Tom Malone and Thomas Tao