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2020 Operation Christmas Child

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD  2020

 

NOW MORE THAN ANY OTHER TIME YOUR HELP IS NEEDED TO PARTICIPATE IN OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD (OCC).   BECAUSE OF COVID-19 MANY STATES HAVE NOT REOPENED CHURCHES AT THIS TIME.  CHILDREN NEED TO HAVE THE REASSURANCE THAT THEY ARE LOVED BY GOD.  WE BELIEVE THAT THERE IS URGENCY OF REACHING COMMUNITIES WITH THE ETERNAL HOPE OF THE GOSPEL, ESPECIALLY IN THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES.

THE FOLLOW-UP DISCIPLESHIP PROGRAM, “THE GREATEST JOURNEY” IS A POWERFUL TOOL TO SHARE THIS GOOD NEWS WITH MILLIONS OF PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD.

SINCE 1993 OCC, THE WORLD’S LARGEST CHRISTMAS PROJECT OF ITS KIND HAS COLLECTED AND DELIVERED MORE THAN 178 MILLION GIFTS TO CHILDREN IN MORE THAN 160 COUNTRIES.  IN 2020 OCC HOPES TO REACH ANOTHER 11 MILLION CHILDREN.

PLEASE CONSIDER PICKING UP A BOX IN THE LOBBY SUNDAY MORNING OR WEDNESDAY NIGHT,  BEGINNING OCTOBER  4th.

FOR THOSE WHO BECAUSE OF HEALTH CONCERNS HAVE NOT RETURNED TO CHURCH, THERE WILL BE BOXES TO PICK UP AND DROP OFF EVERY SUNDAY STARTING OCT. 18th FROM 2-5 P.M. UNDER THE EAST PORTICO DRIVE -THRU. 

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PACKING A SHOEBOX WILL BE CONTAINED IN YOUR BOX.

THE DATES FOR OCC COLLECTION ARE OCTOBER 4TH-NOVEMBER 15TH.

THANK YOU FOR PACKING A SHOEBOX.

PLEASE WATCH THE INCLUDED VIDEO.

 

Would you like to know where your shoebox ends up? Here is a way to track the journey of your Christmas Shoebox. 

Use the link below for instructions on this unique adventure for your box:

FOLLOW YOUR BOX LABEL

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