Operation Christmas Child

Give the gift of a blessing to a needy child in Moldova and Romania this Christmas! Operation Christmas Child has been carried out every Christmas since 1990. We have been sending parcels through Patmos, a Finnish mission organisation.

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1. Pick up a pre-printed Shoebox from the church

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2. Decide whether you will pack a box for a girl or a boy, and the age category: 2–4, 5–9, or 10–14.

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3. Fill the box with gifts. Select a medium to large “wow” item such as a soccer ball with pump or stuffed animal, then fill with other fun toys, hygiene items, and school supplies. 

Here are some gift suggestions

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4. Most importantly, pray for the child who will receive your gift. You can also include a personal note and photo.

5. Tie the box up with a string or rubber band. This will help the inspection process in our warehouse. 

6. Please return the parcels to the IEC church office at Tiilipolku 6  before or after the Sunday church service. 

 

DEADLINE: Monday, 14th of November

 

In case you would like to donate money to this campaign instead: 

Let's go and HELP!

We are making a team to go to help in their warehouse making sure all the parcels have enough gifts, and organise and pack the trucks. We could do it with 20 people/night.

This is a great fun way do practically minister and enjoy some food also in the break. 

Evenings are  

Wednesday
30.11 or 7.12 from 18 - 21 

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