Boxing gifts for foreign children

Operation Christmas Child volunteers stuff shoe boxes for children in need in other countries at First Christian Church, 201 E. Second St.

Operation Christmas Child is collecting donations for shoe-box Christmas gifts through Monday from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at First Christian Church, 201 E. Second.

The shoe boxes will be sent to children ages 2-4, 5-9 and 10-14 in Ecuador, Panama, Ukraine and Madagascar. The boxes are filled with gifts along with the Good News of Jesus Christ.

Operation Christmas Child partners with churches worldwide to reach boys and girls with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

MORE INFORMATION can be found at Samaritanspurse.org. Donations can be dropped off at First Christian Church, 201 E. Second St. or call Carolyn Edwards-Johnson at 317-6964.

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