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National Collection Week brought 18,182 shoeboxes through the Collection Center at Denton Bible Church from areas throughout Denton and Wise counties. By the end of the week, we had filled three full trailers and a part of a fourth trailer, sending them down to the DFW Processing Center for the next step in the shoebox journey. 12 more words
It was one of those Sundays where I stood in the narthex in what I’ve come to describe as my “post-preaching daze”—a state of mind in which the adrenaline of the preaching high wears off and I stand there shaking hands while all the time thinking about the following: how the end of the sermon could have ended differently, was the point I was trying to make made, did I really put the Holy Spirit before Jesus once again in my trinitarian benediction and, more importantly, where’s the nearest cup of coffee because, boy, I can use some right now. 380 more words
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – that is, shoebox packing time.
This year alone, and estimated 11 million shoeboxes filled with candy, toys, school supplies, and toiletries will be collected and shipped to children around the world through Operation Christmas Child, a project of the international relief and evangelism organization, Samaritan’s Purse… 666 more words