Operation Christmas Child brings joy and hope to children around the world through gift-filled shoe boxes and the message of God's unconditional love. People of all ages can be involved in this simple, hands-on mission project that focuses on the true meaning of Christmas - Jesus Christ, God's greatest gift.
This ministry is closed for 2021
Our 2021 Goal is 75 Shoeboxes
Note: We received a total of 132 Shoeboxes!!
(59 online shoeboxes and 73 shoeboxes filled and brought to church)
Shoeboxes were due at MeherrinBC by November 14, 2021
Join us this year in packing traditional boxes, building a shoebox online or both.
Traditional shoeboxes will be available at MeherrinBC beginning October 1, 2020. Gift suggestions and labeling instructions are inside each box or you may visit https://www.samaritanspurse.or...
Build a box online! Bless children around the world without leaving your home. In just a few clicks, you can select toys and other fun items and also include a letter and photo to delight the heart of a child. Your boxes will be packed for you and sent on their way for a donation of just $25.00 per box (includes the $9.00 shipping cost).
Build-a-Shoebox on Meherrin's online Shoebox page by visiting our Homepage.
Click on the picture below to view a video for gift suggestions and packing instructions.........
Note: No toothpaste or candy due to customs regulations
Thank you for your participation in this important ministry!
Note: Our 2021 Goal was 75 Shoeboxes and we packed 93 Shoeboxes!
(64 Online shoeboxes and 29 filled and brought to church)
Note: Our 2019 Goal was 75 Shoeboxes and we packed 111 Shoeboxes!
Note: Our 2018 Goal was 75 Shoeboxes and we packed 95 Shoeboxes!
Note: Our 2017 Goal was 75 Shoeboxes and we packed 83 Shoeboxes!