Party Time!

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We had a great time packing our shoe boxes. Check out our pictures and video to get inspired to pack yours. Collection week starts November 18th!

Joy Received

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All the time and money I have spent working on Operation Christmas Child cannot compare to the joy I have received knowing that God is using my gifts to bring hope and love to children who have had none.

Christmas comes early

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Every July we do a special collection at church to raise the funds we need for the shipping costs of our Operation Christmas Child boxes. Each box costs $7 for Samaritan’s Purse to ship. So this year with our goal being 200 boxes, we needed $1400. Our church is small and we figured that raising […]

Today at Target…

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  Today at Target I went to check and see if my store’s summer section was on clearance, and it was 50% off. This was great news because I really wanted to get a couple of prizes for my church’s VBS. Even better was there was an offer on the Target Cartwheel app for 20% off […]

Shoe Box Challenge

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In January, I challenged the members of my church to start packing Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes the way that my friend Amanda and I do – All Year Long. We collect items from November to October when we start assembling our boxes. We do this because of the number of boxes that we pack. […]

Trip to Atlanta

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I just got back today from my trip to Atlanta and it was great! My dad and I went to the Operation Christmas Child Processing Center in Atlanta, GA to work for 2 days. I wish we could stay longer but it is so hard to be gone for a long time in December. This […]

So Very Busy!!

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It’s been a while since my last post…  so many things have been going on. I finished working on our Adoption Profile book and received it very quickly from Picaboo. I am very happy with out it turned out. We included a lot of pictures of us, our families, and our friends. We started it […]

Operation Christmas Child Days 2-5

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Due to so many things going on in our lives we have been working on packing our Operation Christmas Child boxes whenever we can. Amanda and I did work together last week but then had to just come in separately a couple of days. Amanda is getting her Masters degree right now and I have had […]