How to Pack a Better Shoebox

Our family’s been packing shoeboxes for well over 10 years now and I considered myself a pretty seasoned shoebox packer. However, my trip to help distribute shoeboxes in Grenada in October has forever changed the way I’ll pack a shoebox. Between our distributions I had the chance to pepper employees with Samaritan’s Purse/Operation Christmas Child (OCC) with packing questions. I was also able to ask a National OCC Volunteer and former … [Read more...]

Who is God asking your women’s ministry to adopt?

I’m not talking about sponsoring a child through Food for the Hungry (though our family does) or adopting a Sunday school class. I want you to think BIGGER. What group in your community could use some love and encouragement? A few years ago God allowed witness what happened when our women’s ministry adopted the women at a local abuse shelter. Doing so radically changed the direction of our women’s ministry and our women’s … [Read more...]