Dear seafarer's friends, 08/01/10 - 08/07/10
Grace and peace to you from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (2Th. 1:2)
Our web-link is: www.lifelinetoseamen.org
ships visited this week
4 ships on Monday:
BOHEME, SIDER PINK, ATLANTIC MONTERREY, and LIAN SHENG
HU - Filipino, and Myanmar; Filipino, Romanian, and two Chinese; Filipino,
Myanmar, Singaporian, Ghanaian, and Chinese; All Chinese. We were on the
third ship last Jun., the last ship last Feb. (See picture 1 for the Filipino crew
on the second ship). (See picture 2 for the two Chinese on board, the one on
the left is the captain, the one on the right is the chief engineer). The captain
prayed the salvation prayer with me. (See picture 3 for part of the Chinese
crew on the third ship). (See picture 4 for one Chinese crew and me on the
1 ship on Tuesday:
BERNORA - All Indian. We were on this ship last Oct. There are four
Christians on board, captain, fitter, motorman, and one able seaman. (See
picture 5 for part of the crew). Prayed with them. Receptive.
Steven Chao from WHCC came and helped the visitation today.
Pastor Malone past away this morning.
4 ships on Thursday:
STAR GRIP, SAFMARINE TEXAS, MASTRO GIORGIS II, and
TRADEWIND UNION- All Filipino; Filipino, Ukrainian, and Bulgarian;
Filipino, Indian, and Ukrainian; Filipino, Indian, and Guinea. We visited the
last ship last Apr., the second ship last Mar. We were on the last ship last Nov.
There were ten Indian Christians on the third ship, two mess boys, two fitters,
bosun, two able seamen, and three oilers. (See picture 6 for part of the Indian
crew). (See picture 7 for part of the Filipino and Indian crew). Pray with them.
There were two Indian Christians on the last ship. (See picture 8 for part of the
Filipino and Indian crew). Prayed with them and they all receptive.
Someone from FBCC came and helped the ship visiting today.
2 ships on Friday:
FULL RICH, and SIMURGH - All Chinese; All Filipino. We visited the
second ship last Nov. We were on the first ship last Oct. (See picture 9 for
the captain and I). (See picture 10 for the chief cook, the one on the right,
and the general steward). Prayed with them and blessed the ships.
(See picture 11 for the directors of the board and Malone's family at the wake
for pastor Malone Friday night)
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 all. (2Th. 3:18)
Your brothers In Christ Tom Malone and Thomas Tao