Screening nurse Christel joined Mercy Ships a year ago as a local day worker. Her time onboard won her heart and led her continue her role when the ship left her country, joining the Africa Mercy crew as a long term volunteer.
“I get to see a lot of lives changed in this job. Some people arrive at the ship with so much hopelessness and sadness and yet when they leave, they are so happy. This touches me so much – it’s what keeps me going.”