Jason Zuidema lives in Repentigny, Quebec, with his wife, Anna, and their three children. He is a graduate of Calvin Theological Seminary and currently serves as executive director of the North American Maritime Ministry Association.
December is a big month for seafarers’ centers around North America. It is a special time to show visiting mariners a warm welcome by giving modest (but meaningful) gifts. Though nothing elaborate – a winter hat or something sweet – it is often enough to put a smile on the faces of seafarers far from their families on a cold winter night. Seafarers coming to most North American ports are the lucky ones: in most ports...Continue Reading...