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Mercy Ships Founder and President, Don Stephens, shares in his daily podcast how you can make a lasting difference in a world of need by following the model of Jesus. Including stories collected from all over the world, and especially from those who volunteer with Mercy Ships, Don explains how we don’t have to look far for ways to show mercy.

Sep 30, 2016

Georgette came to our hospital ship for treatment of a childbirth injury. But Dr. Lindsay Sherriff discovered another problem.

Sep 29, 2016

W.T. Stead is often called the inventor of modern investigative journalism. His articles in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s exposed social issues such as child prostitution. He also wrote about the danger of ships having an insufficient number of lifeboats.

Sep 28, 2016

A common observation by many of our volunteers is that they are positively changed by their experience onboard our hospital ship. I think Nurse Sarah Strickland explains it well.

Sep 27, 2016

Cataracts are easily removed in countries with advanced healthcare. But that’s not the case in developing countries like Madagascar. And the problem also affects the families of the sufferers.

Sep 26, 2016

Andrew Carnegie sold his steel company in 1901 for $480 million – in today’s economy, that would be billions.