Rivers & Gulf

At an annual awards luncheon in Paducah, KY, the Seamen’s Church Institute recognized two inland maritime industry leaders. More...
  • ISOA Award Recognizes SCI’s Offshore Outreach July 1, 2014 The International Support Vessel Owners Association (ISOA) has made an award to support maritime industry workers served by the Seamen’s Church Institute. 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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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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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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