Dec 31, 2018
Brent led an army personal security detail in Iraq. An officer wanted to deliver donated soccer balls and clothes to village children and widows. Brent was concerned about safety, but he reluctantly consented.
Dec 28, 2018
Ten-year old Divine was in the outpatient care center at Mercy Ships. The wounds from her recent surgery were healing well. The nurse was gently changing the bandages, and Divine's mom was trying to listen carefully to the nurse’s instructions. But she was distracted by Divine’s little brother, 10-month old...
Dec 27, 2018
Our Mercy Ships volunteers include both medical and non-medical professionals. You may think that the non-medical ones don’t get to interact with the patients. But it just takes a little extra effort.
Dec 26, 2018
Heather Kristin is a New Yorker who was occasionally homeless as a child. She found a great way to help others.
Dec 25, 2018
A college student named Joann was struggling. Her hard-earned money just couldn’t cover tuition and modest Christmas gifts for her family.