Going Back, Thinking Ahead – Jenny Roy

The countdown is on!  In less than one week, Belmont Women’s Basketball will embark on an incredible journey to spread and share God’s love in Rio de Janerio, Brazil. I had the pleasure of going on a life changing mission trip to Rio three years ago with my Belmont teammates and am thrilled to be…

Overflowing

Philippians 4:19 says, “MY GOD SHALL SUPPLY ALL YOUR NEED according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” And supply he has!  Thank to everyone who yielded to the prompting of the Holy Spirit to contribute to this amazing drive for the people of Rio de Janeiro.  Our hearts are as full and overflowing as these bags! …

Prayers for Rio

Some have inquired how they can pray for us while we are in Brazil so we have compiled this list so that you can touch and agree with us that God’s will be done! These are two scriptures we are claiming for the team and trip to Rio: “I took you from the ends of the…

A Word from BW

Time is drawing near to depart for Rio.  Passports and visas are in hand.  Players have finished summer school and summer camps.  All are now with family until August 1st when we gather for a final meeting time and instructions for a trip to the airport and our overnight journey to Brazil.  Coaches are spending…

Preparations are Underway!

The Belmont Women’s Basketball team took a small break from their busy summer workout schedule to come together and begin their mental and spiritual preparations for their mission trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in August. The meeting took place at the home of the Lanny and Brenda Holmes. The couple has been long-time supporters…

Soccer and Safari

The last couple of days has been full of work, fun and sightseeing. On Tuesday, the group worked int he garden at the local high school and played a big game of soccer with the students. Then, on Wednesday, they spent some time at one of the Streets of Hope homes , planting trees and…