For Jamyleth from Ecuador, her Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift was the first thing she ever received for free. The day she opened it, she also accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior. Now an adult, she trains teachers how to disciple children.
Anitah, a young girl living in Molepolole, Botswana, gives thanks to God for a wonderful day in which she received a shoebox full of gifts and heard about Jesus' love for her at an Operation Christmas Child outreach event.
Ernesto, a troubled young boy living in Mazatlan, Mexico, was excited when he received his very own soccer ball in an Operation Christmas Child shoebox. After giving his life to Christ, Ernesto's behavior radically changed. Now, he uses the ball to help share Jesus with his friends.
Not sure what can or can't be packed in a shoebox? Watch this to find out!
Watch and find out how to prayerfully pack an Operation Christmas Child shoebox for a boy or girl in need. It's easy to do and each gift-filled box is a Gospel opportunity.
Through Operation Christmas Child and The Greatest Journey, the village of Serinane is experiencing the gift of a new church.
In rural Tanzania Pastor Marco Kayumbo is watching God reach Muslim communities through simple shoebox gifts.