Holidays

5 Things To Put In Your Operation Christmas Child Box

I was introduced to Operation Christmas Child about ten years ago, and I love how easy it is to send a Christmas package to a child across the globe! Every fall our church places a huge stack of empty shoe boxes in the lobby, which are to be taken home and filled with goodies for the needy… Continue reading 5 Things To Put In Your Operation Christmas Child Box

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Packing My Operation Christmas Child Box…and the benefit of 2nd cousins

I'm so excited to be sending my very first Operation Christmas Child box this year! I read on Amy's blog that the 10 – 14 year old age range is the group with the least number of recipients within Operation Christmas Child, especially the boys (Amy is my 2nd cousin by marriage...check out her blog and tell… Continue reading Packing My Operation Christmas Child Box…and the benefit of 2nd cousins

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Christmas Traditions and Operation Christmas Child

My family is really big on holiday traditions, especially at Christmas. When I was growing up, we had steadfast traditions about what we ate on Christmas Eve, what music we listened to while decorating the tree, not to mention the famous concert my talented sister and I put on every year. It was epic. My… Continue reading Christmas Traditions and Operation Christmas Child