River Mariners

SCI’s President & Executive Director writes about the course he and five other chaplains recently completed for pastoral crisis interventions. More...
  • SCI’s New Chapter in Maritime Training January 9, 2015 On December 10, 2014, SCI launched a major initiative to transform training for America’s inland mariners at its Center for Maritime Education in Paducah, KY. 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...

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SCI Appoints New Lower Mississippi Chaplain February 28, 2011

As a guest of Steve Golding, President of Golding Barge Line, the Rev. Michael Nation acquired a view of river life on board one of the company’s towboats in preparation for his hew appointment as... More...

River Bell Exceeds Expectations January 10, 2011

SCI awarded three honorees at the River Bell Awards Luncheon on December 9, 2010.

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Overhaul Energizes Houston Center October 4, 2010

Later this month, SCI unveils extensive upgrades to its Houston Center for Maritime Education, including those to the training facility’s computer simulators. In the renovated Center, SCI hosts... More...

Steersmen Train with New Technology July 16, 2010

AEP Steersmen completed SCI’s USCG-approved Mate/Steersman class on July 2, the first graduates of the new two-week program.

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SCI Chaplain Begins Ohio River Ministry June 22, 2010

SCI River Chaplain Kempton Baldridge began work this month serving inland river mariners in the Ohio River region.

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Now Broadcasting: SCI-TV June 10, 2010

SCI-TV, a video blog hosted on the social networking site Vimeo, sheds light on the work of the Seamen's Church Institute and the maritime workforce it serves.

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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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