Dear seafarer's friends, 09/26/10 - 10/02/10
Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and from Jesus Christ, the Father's
son, will be with us in truth and love. (2 Jn. 3)
Our web-link is: www.lifelinetoseamen.org
ships visited this week
1 ship on Sunday:
HAWKE BAY> n>> n>n style="font-size: 12pt;"> - A revisit. I took six seamen
to WHCC for worship this morning
including the chief engineer. Payton took them to shopping and back to the ship
in the afternoon. (See pic 1 for all of them at WHCC).
Payton Huang from WHCC came and helped the ministry a great deal today.
6 ships on Monday:
ATLANTIC DAISY, SIAN C, REINA ROSA, ALPINE MADELEINE,
NORDANA SOPHIE, and JIN XING LING - All Filipino; Filipino, and
Ukrainian; Filipino, and Japanese; Filipino, Indian, and Ukrainian; All Thai; All
Chinese. There was one Indian Christian on the fourth ship, an able seaman.
(See pic. 2 for part of the crew on the ship). Prayed with them. (See pic 3 for
the Chinese able seaman on the right on the last ship). Prayed with him and
blessed the ship.
Steven Chao from WHCC came and helped the ships' visitation today.
6 ships on Thursday:
EVITA-K, LAPIS ARROW, NAVIGATOR NEPTUNE, MAESTRO LION,
LOUISE, and POS GLORY - All Filipino; Filipino, and Ukrainian; Filipino,
Polish, and Russian; Filipino, British, and Russian; Indian, and Ukrainian; All
Chinese. There were three Christians on the fifth ship, chief cook, one able
seamen, and fitter. (See pic. 4 for some of the crew on the fifth ship. The
one in the middle is the chief cook). Prayed with them and for their families.
They were receptive. An initial visit on the last ship.
4 ships on Friday:
SIMANO, BBC HOUSTON, AEGEAN WAVE, and POS GLORY - Filipino,
and Russian; All Russian; All Indian; All Chinese. There was one Christian on the
third ship, a motorman. (See pic. 5 for me and the chief cook). A revisit on the
last ship. (See pic. 6 for part of the crew, the chief cook is on the far right and
the oiler is in the middle). I took both of them to Best Buy. Prayed with them.
2 ships on Saturday:
SITEAM EXPLORER, and POS GLORY - Filipino, Indian, Polish, and
Romanian; All Chinese. A revisit on the second ship. (See pic. 7, the one in the
middle is the captain). We ministered to him and he was very close to salvation.
(See pic. 8 for three of us, today's Gospel team).
Jeng Liang from Mosaic Church, Dennis Jen from Lakewood Church came
and helped the ship visitations this afternoon.
The new address for Lifeline to Seamen, Inc. is:
10924 Lasso Ln.
Houston, Tx. 77079
The new phone number is:
The new cell phone number is:
The mailing and parcel address for LTS is:
P.O. box 79809
Houston, Tx. 77279-9809
Peace to you. The friends here send their greetings. (3 Jn. 15)
Your brother In Christ Thomas Tao