YWAM Ships exists to reach the isolated with medical aid and the gospel of Jesus.
Yes, they were able to soothe with a song and bandage up wounds, but for complicated matters of eyesight and hearing, there was no doctor. They had only faith to rely upon, and that is a tough pill for many westerners to swallow.
In the village of Nindawari, one elderly woman stepped out of the worship time to ask for prayer for her hearing.
Following Christ’s example, Katie touched the woman’s ear and prayed – and, so that even you reading this may know of God’s faithfulness… the woman’s hearing was restored!