Posts Tagged ‘Operation Christmas Child’

How a Shoebox, a Scarf, and a Sticky Note Changed a Life

What do a shoebox, a scarf and a sticky note all have in common? They have the power to change a life! In and of themselves these items may not mean much but they ended up meaning the world to Yves Dushime. He was a kid growing up in a refugee camp in the Congo in Africa when an Operation Christmas Child shoebox with a scarf and a sticky note set him on a new… … Continue reading

How To Really Celebrate Christmas in August

We all love Christmas and some of us wish it could be Christmas every day! Well that’s a pretty big ask BUT we can bring Christmas a little early! This Saturday you can join 88.1 WAY-FM at Tallahassee Heights United Methodist Church for the 2015 Operation Christmas Child Kick Off Party!! It’s going to be all of your favorite parts of Christmas in August! 1. Giving What do you get the person who has everything… … Continue reading

3 Reasons To Spread Christmas Cheer NOW

Alright yes we know – it’s September. Don’t worry – we’re not playing Christmas music yet! Either way we know what you’re thinking – It’s WAY too early to be talking about Christmas! BUT when you’re talking about giving Christmas to children around the WORLD you’ve got to start early! Providing Christmas for 10 millions kids in over 100 different countries doesn’t allow for free 2-day shipping so we’ve got to start NOW (and you thought… … Continue reading