Dear seafarer's friends, 06/13/10 - 06/19/10
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (2Co. 1:2)
Our web-link is: www.lifelinetoseamen.org
ships visited this week
6 ships on Monday:
STAR KVARVEN, OSC ROTTERDAM, GLORIOUS EXPRESS, and
NAVIGATOR MARS - All Filipino; Filipino, and Polish; Filipino, Indian,
Bengalese, and Sri Lanka; Filipino, Polish, Russian, and British. We visited
the third ship and the last ship both on last Mar. All ships were receptive.
CHEMBULK KOBE, and TAIXING - All Myanmar; All Chinese. We
were on the first ship last Sep. and the last ship just last month. All receptive.
14 ships on Tuesday:
STAR FLORIDA, MARINA ACE, UAL AMERICA, GLORY, OCEAN
CHARIOT, CAPTAIN NICHOLAS ML, AEGEAN POWER,
SEABOARD PACIFIC, UAL EUROPE, and GOLDEN IVY - All Filipino;
Filipino, and Korean; Filipino, and Russian; Filipino, and Russian; Filipino,
and Russian; Filipino, and Croatian; Filipino, and Greek; Filipino, and Polish;
Filipino, Ukrainian, and Romanian; Filipino, Russian, Myanmar, and Chinese.
We visited the first ship and the eighth ship last Apr., the second ship last
Mar., the third ship last Oct., the ninth ship last Sep. the last ship last Dec.
FLORIN, MARE DI RAVENNA, ROSBORG, and FR8 ENDURANCE -
Russian, Myanmar, Greek, and Romanian; Italian, and Romanian; Ukrainian,
Bulgarian, and Turkish; All Indian. We visited the second ship over a year
ago, the third ship last Apr. We were on the last ship last Oct. There were
three Christians on board, chief cook, fourth engineer, and a cadet. (See
picture 1 and 2 for part of the crew). (See picture 3 for some of the
Myanmar crew on the first ship). Prayed with them and blessed the ships.
Steven Chao from WHCC came and helped the ship visitation today.
4 ships on Thursday:
SELENDANG SARI, IKAN SEPAT, NEW CONQUEST, and
BESIKTAS GALATA - Filipino, Chinese, and Indian; Filipino, and Chinese;
Filipino, Chinese, and Indian; All Turkish. We were on the second ship last
Apr., the third ship last Dec. There were two Indian Christians on the first
ship, chief cook, and general steward. (See picture 4 for the chief cook and
two Chinese deck trainees). (See picture 5 for part of the Chinese crew on
the second ship). (See three Chinese crew and one Filipino seaman on the
third ship). Prayed with them and they wanted me to go back on the second
5 ships on Friday:
LINGE TRADER, AEGEAN LEGEND, ZENOVIA, IKAN SEPAT, and
CHANG QIANG - Filipino, and Ukrainian; Filipino, and Greek; Filipino,
and Korean; Chinese, and Filipino; All Chinese. We visited the first ship last
Apr., the third ship over a year ago. A revisit on the fourth ship. We were
on the last ship over a year ago. (See picture 7 for some of the crew. The
second one from the right is the chief cook. The one on the far right is the
chief mate). They wanted the whole world about their picture. Chief cook
was the only one on board who has a shore pass. I took him to Wal Mart
3 ships on Saturday:
CHANG QIANG, YASA CEYHAN, and ATLANTIC PEARL - All
Chinese; All Turkish; Filipino, and Polish. A revisit on the first ship. (See
picture 8 for part of the crew). We preached to them. They were interested
in what we said but no decision made. The seed was planted however.
(See picture 9 for some of the Turkish crew on the second ship).
Ying Dau Lu, Feng Yan Deng, Li Li Ling, and Chao Wau Pong from
HCC came and joined the ship visiting today.
Praise the Lord I moved into this new place on May the 26th.
The phone and emails were off for two weeks due to the moving.
The new address is:
10924 Lasso Ln.
Houston, Tx. 77079
The new phone number is:
Lifeline to Seamen, Inc. is using the above address and phone number for
The mailing and parcel address for LTS is:
P.O. box 79809
Houston, Tx. 77279-9809
May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship
of the Holy Spirit be with you all. (2Co. 13:14)
Your brothers In Christ Tom Malone and Thomas Tao