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Packing Shoe-boxes for Samaritan's Purse: What I've Learned in 20(ish) Years

I couldn’t tell you which was the first year I ever packed a shoe-box for Operation Christmas Child, or what age I was. But I can recount with the precision set aside for warm, happy memories what it felt like. 1,469 more words


Plea From Samaritan’s Purse

From Franklin Graham:

As I write this, Samaritan’s Purse disaster relief units are on the way to the Florida Panhandle and other hard-hit areas that were ripped apart and flooded by Hurricane Michael’s destructive winds and rain. 195 more words


Service Idea: Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes

It feels weird posting about Christmas Shoe Boxes when we just celebrated the first day of Fall but it’s time! Shoe boxes have been around for quite some time and are a great and easy way to get your kiddos involved in serving and thinking of others. 434 more words

Mission Ideas

Operation Christmas Child items to include in October - letter and photo

Operation Christmas Child suggest that a letter and a photo are great items to include in your shoebox.  Imagine a child opening their box and being able to see a photo of the person who sent it.  309 more words


Helping after Hurricane Florence

So many good people want to help those affected by the hurricane and one of the best ways is to donate money or supplies to agencies equipped for emergencies such as this. 139 more words

Baby From Mongolia Expected To Have Her Heart Fixed In Denver

By Kathy Walsh

DENVER (CBS4) – A baby girl from Mongolia has come to Denver for surgery to repair a hole in her heart. It’s a birth defect called a ventricular septal defect. 362 more words


Samaritan’s Purse Delivers Time-Critical Video Communication using TVU Router and TVU One

Based in Boone, North Carolina, the video division of international relief organization, Samaritan’s Purse travels to the furthest corners of the world to chronicle the organization’s aid to victims of war, disease, disaster, poverty, famine and persecution. 519 more words