Israel’s First Victory

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Meet our Canadian Crew: Amy Wilderspin

[:en]Meet Amy Wilderspin, a nurse on the Africa Mercy. She started her professional career caring for adults in Canada, but it took a trip to Africa to realize pediatric nursing is what’s really in her heart. Amy’s first experience with Mercy Ships? An 8-week commitment in Madagascar in 2015 – and it was love at […]

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Christmas on the Africa Mercy

[:en] It’s the most wonderful time of the year on the world’s largest charity hospital ship! Every year volunteers from around the globe come together onboard to celebrate Christmas together.  This month has been filled with holiday fun for patients and crew!  Activities have included decorating the ship, Christmas movie and craft nights, cookie baking […]

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Where there is Faith, there is Love

[:en] An estimated 265,000 deaths every year are caused by burns – the vast majority occur in low-and middle-income countries. (Source: WHO) Burns are the 11th leading cause of death of children aged 1–9 years and are also the fifth most common cause of non-fatal childhood injuries. Faith is a vivacious 3-year-old from Porto Novo, […]

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Mary’s Story

[:en]Mary had endured years of her classmates’ taunting. “Bag face, bag face, bag face,” they shouted. A tumor covered her right eye, billowing over half her face. It made one side of her face droop down, and, as a result, Mary always looked sad. Day after day, the 14-year-old came home crying, tears trickling out […]

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