Well, it’s Christmas time again! A joyful time, “Joy to the world,” Let heaven and nature sing, Christ is born! In the holiday season here, lots of long-term crew travel home to spend Christmas with their family. The crew (like myself) who stay onboard over the holiday season start to miss home a little … More We wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year!
Soup is known to be a comfort food. A for that reminds you of home and all the sweet things in life. You eat soup when you are sick or not feeling well, it makes you feel better. When you away from home, soup can take you back. The minute you eat chicken … More A respite for soup
In May of 2017, I was given the opportunity to extend my stay here onboard. Thinking and praying, I decided to take the opportunity and I extended 6 months past my 10 month mark. At the beginning I had some money that I had saved up from my job back home. I had intended to … More Its different
This past month has passed by slowly. Some things I have done recently are Mercy Ministries, going out for dinner, going to the market, and said goodbye to some more of my friends. My life on the ship is exciting. I have gotten involved in a couple of small groups that I enjoy very much. Mercy Ministries … More My life on the ship
This month has been another adventure! I have done a lot with mercy ministries, I went out to eat, saying good bye to friends, etc. This month I went to the orphanage, the hope center, and I helped out with some screenings. It is good to see the other side of what I am doing … More January update
Well it’s the new year. 2017! A time were you can make jokes about how you haven’t seen someone since last year, or you haven’t eaten since last year, or slept, or had cake, or coffee, etc. A time to begin anew. A time where you actually have a reason to stay up until midnight. … More 2017
Well it is the holidays here at the Africa Mercy and I have already been here for a month! It’s crazy how time flies. I’ve worked 14 days, had 83 meals and have done 2 fire drills! But who’s counting? I am so excited for Christmas here. We have activities going on almost every night; … More Day in the life of Trinity