Mercy Ship’s one minute daily feature “The Mercy Minute®” encourages listeners to make a lasting difference in a world of need by following the example of Jesus! Don Stephens explains how it doesn’t matter if you cross the ocean or just a street–you can help those in need!
Partner with Us!
Our hospital ships take first-world surgical care to some of the poorest countries in the world. You may not be available to volunteer onboard our ships, but you can get involved.
Thirteen-year-old Rayhanatou suffered from a tumor in her jaw for five years.
The Gift of a Normal Life
In countries without surgical and medical care, untreated injuries destroy the quality of life. One of our volunteer plastic surgeons from Africa explains.
Jimmy was living in the local marketplace when Mercy Ships crewmembers met him.
Hooves and Halos
Johnette Poole and her husband Johnny started a nonprofit called Hooves and Halos in Winnsboro, Texas.
Training for the Future
Mercy Ships volunteer crew member Peter Ainsworth got a surprise phone call onboard the Africa Mercy. The previous year he had worked with a local day-worker called Louis Regin of Cameroon.
I love listening to this podcast right before I go to sleep at night. It reminds me of all the goodness in the world. One request: the background music is often so loud I cannot hear the narration. I want to hear the story, not the music