It’s National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child! This year it’s from Nov 14 – Nov 21. Check out our shoe box packing from last year below!
Today kicks off National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child!
6 years ago the church I was a member of while in college introduced me to Operation Christmas Child.
What is the mission of Operation Christmas Child?
The mission of Operation Christmas Child is to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to needy children around the world, and together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.
This ministry collects shoeboxes – or really, shoebox sized containers – filled with gifts & essential items for needy kids around the world. Once the boxes are packed, shipped, & distributed, teams from Samaritan’s Purse get with local churches to distribute the boxes to the kids. During that time, the Gospel is presented to the kids in their own language in a fun way. Aside from providing presents & necessities such as toiletries, these kids get to…
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I love Operation Christmas child! One year I volunteered in the distribution center with my family and had a blast.
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How awesome! We’ll be working on our boxes this weekend just in time to drop off for collection!