S: Brazil Mission Trip July 2010
BC: And he said to them, "Go into all the world and proclaim the gospel to the whole creation". Mark 16:15
FC: A god blessed trip | BRAZIL MISSION TRIP JULY 2010 the Amazon River
1: My witness team and our new Christian friends | Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age. Matthew 28:19-20
2: Our beautiful home on the water for 10 days down the Amazon River. Our Boats: Amor Beatriz and Amor Lori | Home Away From Home ~ The Amor Beatriz. Fun hammocks, great food and "feel good" showers.
4: Supplies were separated during our 23 hour boat ride down the Amazon River to reach the villages.
5: Fishing kits were created by the men and were in high demand.
6: Day 1 ~ Village of Apara. We brought in medical care, vacation bible school and evangelism. We all loved the babies.
10: The floating marketplace... time to shop.
14: Day 2 ~ "City of Exile" for Santa Maria A new out house was built and desperately needed.
17: Pastor Todd Baptized a young couple.
19: God's Beauty is so amazing. What a Blessing to be in Brazil to see the most incredible sun rises and sun sets.
20: Boat Life
23: Day 3 ~ Village of Peneira Creek
26: Daily Nap Time
28: Day 4 ~ Village Sao Paulo This baby was less than a day old
30: Go Pastor Todd
32: My new, very special Brazil Team friends...July 2010 | Pastor Todd | Our Leader - Ray | Scott & Kristina | Cindy & Charles | Rebecca | Danny | Louis | Jerry | Elmer
33: Leon | Nathan | Kimberly | Terri & Kimberly | Larry | Ellen | Rebecca & Ellen | Vickie | Terri
34: Our very special Brazil Crew friends...July 2010
36: Day 5 ~ Perpetual Socorro ~ The Village with the terrible stairs, So our construction team repaired the stairs. | Before (left) After (right)
39: My little friend Dalison from last year.
41: The Beautiful View from the Village of Perpetual Socorro
42: Day 6 ~ Village of Santo Antonio
43: Louis was ready to hand out the crosses. My new Brazil friends.
46: The view down the Amazon River
48: Swimming in the Amazon River in the day time and Gator Hunting at night time.
49: Where the Amazon River meets the Rio Negro River.. this is what it looks like. The rivers never mix. ~ The Bridge that's been under construction for years.
50: A special trip with my precious daughter.
53: Manaus, Brazil City sites and The Opera House
54: The Ambassador of Switzerland | His yacht pulled up next to our boat.
55: Last chance to shop before heading home. ~ On the bus to the airport and were off... until next year.