1. Cameroonian Cooking

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    December 10, 2017 by kshearon12

    One of the best things about living overseas is the opportunity to try everyday experiences of the locals.  Food is …
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  2. The Little Things

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    November 12, 2017 by kshearon12

    These days life is full.  Days fly by faster and faster and every Monday seems to be followed by Friday …
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  3. Meet some of our patients

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    October 15, 2017 by kshearon12

    Surgeries have been going on now for almost two months and we have had many stories of miracles and restoration …
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  4. The Start of Something New

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    September 10, 2017 by kshearon12

    A few weeks ago we had the open house for the hospital here on board.  It was a fun night …
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  5. Open Water, Flying Fish and {Finally} Cameroon

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    August 20, 2017 by kshearon12

    Greetings from Cameroon!!  After 12 days at sea we finally made it to Cameroon late last week and have hit …
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  6. 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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  7. 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.  My on-boarding journey has begun in rural Lindale, Texas …
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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:

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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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