Rivers & Gulf

The International Support Vessel Owners Association (ISOA) has made an award to support maritime industry workers served by the Seamen’s Church More...
  • Success Story of New Houston Simulator January 29, 2014 What does a new year of training look like at SCI? With a new simulator in full operation, SCI helps individual mariners complete assessments previously only available in large class settings or in More...
  • SCI Hosts Industry Conference on Safety September 13, 2013 This November, SCI invites leaders from maritime transportation companies, the petrochemical industry and government agencies to its Center for Maritime Education in Houston, TX for a one-day More...

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Dinner Honors River Ministry May 17, 2010

The Rev. James R. Wilkinson received tokens of affection at a retirement dinner honoring his dedicated service to river mariners and their families.

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SCI Ministries Work Together in Houston April 26, 2010

by the Rev. David M. Rider, President & Executive Director 

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SCI Appoints New Ohio River Chaplain April 12, 2010

The Rev. Kempton D. Baldridge begins work in June as SCI’s newest Ministry on the River chaplain, serving inland river mariners working on the waterways of northern and central United States.

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America’s First River Chaplain March 22, 2010

The Rev. James R. Wilkinson retires at the end of April from the Seamen’s Church Institute’s ministry of pastoral care for US inland river mariners.

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Training a Future Generation of Mariners January 25, 2010

SCI's Director of Inland Training, Buddy Compton, gives Fifth-Grader Austin Brindley a chance to steer a virtual towboat using the Institute's new simulators in Paducah, KY.

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Thanks from Mariners to Volunteers January 22, 2010

by Jeanette DeVita, Program Director, Christmas at Sea

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Ann Mills Concludes Her SCI Ministry January 21, 2010

Ann Mills, Chaplain for SCI’s Ministry on the River, wraps up her work at the Institute after serving inland river mariners for several years.

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