Do not give up, keep fighting

It’s been eight hot, beautiful weeks here in Senegal, and although my time with Mercy Ships is coming to an end for now, I wanted to take another opportunity to share some more stories about what I’ve seen. Communication is one of our greatest assets as humans. Stories connect us, they inspire us and they […]

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Poverty and Looking towards the Future.

One of the hardest realities in the world is poverty. Not only does it cripple the chance of people living a full life, it holds people back from what we would consider a ‘basic standard of living’. And the saddest reality, it that poverty isn’t caused by a lack of resources, but unfair distribution of the world’s […]

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Try Not to Complain, Now There’s a Challenge

I set a goal. I set a goal in January to complain less. I caught myself out on a number of occasions leading up to the setting of the goal that surprised me. I never saw myself as a ‘complaining’ person – someone I had defined as an annoying, self-centred, selfish wannabe who argued about […]

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Faith is not a formula

“Greater love has no one but this: that someone lay down his life for his friends” Jn 15:13 Welcome to the end of April! This week in Australia we celebrated the Easter weekend, followed by our ANZAC celebrations today. It’s been a week of reflecting and celebrating the sacrifices of others so that I might […]

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