Dear seafarer's friends, 07/25/10 - 07/31/10
Grace and peace to you. (1Th. 1:1)
Our web-link is: www.lifelinetoseamen.org
ships visited this week
4 ships on Monday:
BOW FLOWER, OVERSEAS AMBERMAR, IKAN MANZANILLO, and
THOR LEADER - All Filipino; All Filipino; Filipino, and Chinese; All Russian.
We visited the first ship over a year ago, the second ship last Apr., the third
ship last Feb., the last ship last Apr. Blessed the ships.
5 ships on Tuesday:
BBC GIBRALTAR, JANA, LEOPOLD STAFF, NOBLE STAR, and DA
ZHONG - All Russian; Russian, and Ukrainian; All Polish; All American; All
Chinese. We visited the second ship last Dec., the third ship last Mar. (See
picture 1 for part of the crew on the last ship. The captain is the second one
from the right on the front row). Prayed with them. All receptive.
6 ships on Thursday:
ARIETTA, STOLT AGUILA, JO KIRI, FADELSIA, CHEMTRANS
ALSTER, and BEIJING VENTURE - All Filipino; All Filipino; All Filipino;
Filipino, Ukrainian, and Russian; Filipino, Ukrainian, and Russian; All Chinese.
We visited the second ship last Mar., the third ship a year before last Apr.,
the fourth ship a year before last Oct. There was one Christian on the last ship,
the chief officer from Hong Kong. (See picture 2, the one in the middle is the
chief officer. The one on the far left is the chief engineer. The one on the
second from the left is the captain). The captain was very close to the salvation.
(See picture 3 for part of the crew).
Someone from FBCC came and helped the ship visiting today.
3 ships on Friday:
JAG LEELA, FPMC 21, and LIAN YUN HU - All Indian; All Chinese; All
Chinese. We were on the last ship last Apr. They were busy with the
inspection so I didn't stay long on board, just distributed the Gospel materials
to some of them. The commissar asked me to leave, so I did. There was five
Christians on the first ship, chief cook, second cook, training cook, an able
seaman, and the third officer. (See picture 4 for some of the crew. The one
on the right is chief cook). (See picture 5 for part of the crew on the second
ship. The one in the middle is the captain). Blessed the ships.
2 ships on Saturday:
SPAR LYRA, and SZYMANOWSKI - All Indian; Polish, and Filipino. We
were on the first ship last Apr. There were four Christians on board, two
able seamen, fitter, and general steward. We were on the second ship about
two years ago. Receptive.
The new address for Lifeline to Seamen, Inc. is:
10924 Lasso Ln.
Houston, Tx. 77079
The new phone number is:
The mailing and parcel address for LTS is:
P.O. box 79809
Houston, Tx. 77279-9809
"'For I know the plans I have for you,' says the LORD. 'They are plans for good
and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.'" (Jeremiah 29:11)
Urgent Request: Pray for the persecuted Christians in each
of the 7 countries for the next 7 days -- North Korea, Iran,
Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Iraq, Russia, Indonesia.
The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. (1Th. 5:28)
Your brothers In Christ Tom Malone and Thomas Tao