Season 1, Episode 11

A Life Changed

In this episode you will hear about Captain Djurre Jan Schutte’s life transformation that came after he first stepped onto the Anastasis as a visitor.

 

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Raeanne Newquist

Captain Djurre Jan Schutte

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Episode Show Notes

Captain Djurre Jan Schutte was destined for a life on the water as he was born on a vessel and spent the first six years of his life sailing with his parents. But it was a sign on the side of the road, an invitation to tour a ship, that changed the course of Captain Djurre Jan’s life forever.

In this episode you will hear about the captain’s life transformation that came after he first stepped onto the Anastasis as a visitor. He shares about becoming “Couple # 229” — a fun part of Mercy Ships history that you won’t want to miss! In addition, he recounts what it was like to be onboard the Global Mercy for part of her maiden voyage.  

Captain Djurre Jan is a fascinating, highly respected man who never stops smiling as he speaks! His joy is evident and his love for the sea will make you want to get onboard.