Fifty years ago yesterday Logos was launched and with her the launch of a remarkable ministry to the nations.
Over the past five decades, this ministry has grown and the four ships – Logos, Doulos, Logos II and now Logos Hope – have allowed mission agency Operation Mobilisation to share Jesus in some 150 countries, with almost 49 million people welcomed on board, as well as many more reached out to on shore.
I have stepped aboard the first three ships, each while being
“I know that the vision for this has been around for 18 years and the faithfulness with which you have kept this vision is an inspiration to the whole diocese of Liverpool and beyond.”
Ten years ago to this very day Bishop James spoke these words as he opened our Ministry Centre, a significant event in the life and ministry of Christ Church where I was vicar. And yes, it was hard going, setback after setback and against some determined opposition.
Looking back a decade l