Seafarers Ministry of the Golden Gate

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  You are invited to the 
Seafarer's Ministry of the Golden Gate
Swedish Pancake Breakfast

Saturday February 7, 201510 am

Come and join us for Swedish pancakes in our beautiful
setting along the shores of the Bay in the Port of Oakland.
The International Maritime Center
4001 7th Street  Oakland, CA 

Meet this year's individual and church
Lighthouse Award winners! 

So we know how much food to prepare,
please RSVP to the office online at or by phone (510-893-3104)


 Celebrate with us the Return of Chaplain Jim Lindgren

Welcome to our website!

We are honored that you are visiting our site. The Seafarers Ministry of the Golden Gate ministers to ALL that seek our services. Come in and browse.

Our mission's heritage dates back to 1946 when Rev. Thorbjorn Olsen and his wife Tuppi came to San Francisco to establish the Scandinavian Seamen's Mission. Our religious heritage is rooted in the American Baptist Church.
We are an international, interdenominational, and completely autonomous ecumenical ministry. More importantly, we wish to extend our reach to seafarers working on ships who come into the San Francisco Bay Area and also to the world's shipping companies. Our services are for seafarers of every race, religion and national origin. All "farers," whether by sea, land, or air, can find solice through our Ministry's facilities and services.

This web site exists in order for us to contact people we may never have been able to reach before.

Please use this site to access the information you need about the Seafarers Ministry of the Golden Gate and as a resource for broadening your faith and expanding your view of the world. We look forward to hearing from you and answering any questions you might have.

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SMGG * 4001 7th Street * Oakland, CA * USA * 94607-1043

Visitors since August of 2006

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