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What is a Third Culture Kid?

The students in the Mercy Ships Academy are considered Third Culture Kids.   A Third Culture Kid is a term used to refer to children who were raised in a culture outside of their parents' culture for a significant part of their development years.

Check out this video:

Third Culture Kids from Melissa Kumaresan on Vimeo.


  • Wow i love that video!!!! a TCK actually represents what the whole world will become in years to come. Our Mercy Ships TCK are blessed to be kinds of ''Trailblazers'' for the future world as far as cultural subtleties are concerned. 
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