There is an inscription on the seat that says "seating of the God fearers" or "the place of the Jews who are God fearers". There are 3 spelling errors. Either written by a pagan or a Jew who didn't know how to spell.
The inscription on the wall to the arch angel shows that
there was angel worship going on in Miletus.
When they arrived, he encouraged them and warned them.
I now place you in God’s care. Remember the message about his great kindness!"
He warned them to beware of the wolves. He knew the tactics of false teachers. He'd been a wolf himself!
The Church is God's plan. The devil is out there to destroy God's plan. Sheep are helpless. Sheep are on the menu. Wolves are everywhere! (It could be a junior high math teacher or a false preacher) We need a Shepherd. "My sheep hear My voice." Listen to the Shepherd, not to false wolves.
This is the ancient harbour where Paul met the saints from Ephesus.
Although silted in now, the Aegean Sea came all the way in in Paul's day. Now it is 7 miles out!
Belgin fed a stray puppy and gained a follower!
We continued on our way to Kusadashi. Some interesting things we saw on the way.
This actually is a very LARGE shopping cart. Not a cart in the foreground.