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Medical Team Saves Mother And Child

“We had just arrived into the bay off of the island of Vidu, Papua New Guinea where we were going to be based for the following week. On board with us were several people from the West New Britain Provincial Health Authority. We had been working closely together during these outreaches in West New Britain. At 12:30 in the morning, Helen (a local health worker, experienced midwife and maternal health…

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YWAM Liberty Joins Pacific Link On Her Maiden Voyage

We are very happy to announce that the newest vessel in our fleet the m/v YWAM LIBERTY has almost completed her maiden voyage alongside the m/v Pacific Link. This time was designed to be a “shake down” outreach in Papua New Guinea. We are taking our time to become familiar with this new ship and getting a feel for her and how she performs in the tropics.      …

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L’Astrolabe Is Set To Join YWAM Ships Fleet

The future got significantly brighter today because of the acquisition of another ship and the fact that YWAM Norway has elected to join us collaboratively in our work. YWAM Norway will join YWAM Ships Kona with the vessel the m/v L’Astrolabe (yet to be re-named). This will be a tremendous boost to our ability to reach the 293 populated islands of Papua New Guinea with God’s love, and mark the…

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Partner With Us

Here at YWAM Ships Kona we have some incredibly exciting news! We can hardly believe what has been unfolding over the last few weeks. We are all pleased to announce that we have been gifted an amazing vessel to join our fleet of medical ships! P&O Maritime reached out to our partner base YWAM Medical Ships Townsville and alerted them to the fact that the L’Astrolabe, a scientific research and supply vessel,…

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A Glimmer Of Hope

For ‘Papa Sam,’ stepping aboard the Pacific Link was more than just an operation of the eye, it was an operation of the heart.   LONG ISLAND, Papua New Guinea — There was something about his eyes that extended far beyond the cataract blue. The sense of hopelessness was so visible on his face it was nearly tangible. Why was this former sailor so hesitant to climb aboard the YWAM…

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