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Top 5 Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Items – Kids Giving Back


Every fall when the weather starts cooling down and the leaves start changing color, we get extra excited here in the Cone home. We were made for this weather. We can’t understand why anyone would want to live anywhere other than here where the day starts with clear blue skies and the temperature graces the 50 degree mark. But of …

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2014 Year End Donations: Our Favorite Ways to Give

year end donations 2014

It’s New Year’s Eve, which means this is the time for your 2014 Year End Donations…and I’m sharing our favorite ways to give in our family by introducing you to some of our favorite ministries and non-profit organizations that we hope you’ll also join us in supporting through year end donations today! 1. Operation 300 Operation 300 is a registered …

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Packing the Perfect Operation Christmas Child Shoebox


  Going into Ecuador last year with Operation Christmas Child, I wanted to make the most of the opportunity. I knew that very few people will ever have the chance to actually hand-deliver the shoeboxes the pack to the children who need them most, so I prayed about how to deliver the strongest message back to you all. So in …

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The Daily Dash: November 17 2014 {@OCC_Shoeboxes National Collection Week}

Daily Dash November 17 2014

In today’s Daily Dash video, November 17 2014, I’m sharing not only about what a great time our family had this weekend, but more importantly, what we’re excited about this week that we’ve been waiting for all year… The Daily Dash: November 17 2014 IN THE NEWS: * Dr. Martin Salia, infected with Ebola in his native Sierra Leone, died Monday at …

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Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Summit 2014


I hope everyone in Nashville/Middle TN will join me today at the Operation Christmas Child regional office for the Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Summit 2014! This workshop is for any “Project Leader” (anyone designated as your church, school or community group’s organizer of shoeboxes…or anyone hoping to be!). At the workshop, we’ll learn: NEW shoebox packing ideas How to increase …

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Journey with Operation Christmas Child #OCCEcuador

operation christmas child #Occecuador

I’m writing this to you tonight from a plane on my way to Ecuador with Operation Christmas Child (#OCCEcuador). Hopefully you caught my big announcement on Facebook & Twitter earlier this week, but if not, this may be surprising you like it did my mom when I called her on my way to the airport this morning! (I’m not much …

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