Churches, community members work with nonprofit to ensure Christmas for children throughout the world

Volunteers (from left to right) Gwendy Hardcastle, Barbara Ashley, Damona Fox and Jackie Walker place filled boxes into a carton Wednesday at Coryell Community Church. The cartons will be taken to the Processing Center in Dallas next week and eventually distributed to children throughout the world. Photo by Heather Ashley

Churches, community members work with nonprofit to ensure Christmas for children throughout the world

Volunteers from local churches have been busy packing shoe boxes of gifts for shipment to children throughout the world for the annual Operation Christmas Child collection week.

Operation Christmas Child, a faith-based project of Samaritan’s Purse, has the mission to “provide God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world” and to “share the good news of Jesus Christ.”

 

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