1. A Whole Lot of Spanish Sun

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    August 2, 2017 by kshearon12

    Most of my on-boarding and I arrived in the Canary Islands a little under two weeks ago and it is …
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  2. A journey of 1,000 miles

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    June 25, 2017 by kshearon12

    1,102 miles from West-central Minnesota to Eastern Texas to be exact. ┬áMy on-boarding journey has begun in rural Lindale, Texas …
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  3. Three Dangerous Words

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    May 13, 2017 by kshearon12

    The start of a very common phrase has followed me around throughout my life; just three little words that can …
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  4. Arbre de vie

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    February 20, 2017 by kshearon12

    A few weekends ago I had the privilege to join a small group from the ship to head north to …
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  5. Preoccupied

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    February 6, 2017 by kshearon12

    This evening I could share with you any number of things.  The joy of walking with a plastics patient down …
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  6. A tale of fish and slaves

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    February 2, 2017 by kshearon12

    One of the fun things about serving with Mercy Ships is exploring new countries in Africa and experiencing the rich …
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  7. Continuing the work…

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    January 17, 2017 by kshearon12

    I have officially been back on the ship for about a week now and it is good to be back! …
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Disclaimer

This is my personal blog. I am serving with the organization Mercy Ships but the views, thoughts and opinions here are my own. For more information from the official Mercy Ships site please go here:

http://www.mercyships.org

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Sending mail to Africa can be a challenge. Here are a few ways to contact me while I am away:

E-mail:
kshearon12@gmail.com

Crew Mail: Letters, cards and other flat things

Kathy Shearon — Hospital
M/V Africa Mercy — Crew Mail
P.O. Box 2020
Lindale, TX 75771

Container: packages of any kind, please note these will take up to 2-3 months to arrive to the ship

Kathy Shearon — Hospital
M/V Africa Mercy — For Container
P.O. Box 2020
Lindale, TX 75771

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