A Prayer for When You are Waiting on the Lord

I wait for the LORD, my soul waits, and in his word I hope” (Psalm 130:5). Are you currently in a place of waiting? Perhaps you are waiting for a job, for healing, for restoration in a relationship or marriage,or for wisdom to know where you should go next. That place of waiting is a place we are all familiar with. It’s a place we find ourselves in often over the course of our lives. Though it’s a familiar place…

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Congratulations to Rev Boet van Schalkwyk [Crisis Response Network Co-ordinator and Principal Chaplain of the Sailors’ Society] and his wife Linda who is Secretary They have been with the Sailors’ Society  for 18 years on 1st July. We thank them for their dedication and the energy with which they work tirelessly for the Society in Southern Africa. Much has been achieved during their term of office, one of the most important being the establishment of the Crisis Response Network.  May God bless you…

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Sailors’ Society SA continues virtual seafarer support in response to lockdown.

In response to the article in The Guardian of 14 May 2020, “Deaths and hunger strikes point to mental health crises on stranded cruise ships”  Sailors Society SA has stepped up its virtual support which the organisation has been offering since the lockdown situation. The Crisis Response Network of the Society still has ongoing contact with seafarers on board vessels using Skype, telephone and social media to provide advice, support and arrange practical help for crews. We are in contact…

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