Send Good News and Great Joy – an annual “shoebox” project of Samaritan’s Purse for the
This special annual Operation brings joy and hope to children in desperate situations worldwide
through simple, gift-filled shoe boxes and evangelistic materials that tell the Good News of
God’s love. You are invited to view their website to learn more about this ministry.
Just three simple steps to bring that joy –
(1) Pick up your Mailing/Instruction labels and special boxes, available at church on Sunday
morning. Please take as many as you’d like to fill. Or, simply find an average-size cardboard or
plastic shoebox. If you want to wrap it, cover the box and lid separately. For additional
instructions on how to pack and what to pack in your shoebox, please view Samaritan’s Purse Pack a shoe box page.
(2) Bring your box to church during regular church events. Although we aren’t an ‘official’ site, for your convenience, we are available to collect your shoe boxes during our regular church events until November 21. If you have missed us, please visit, the Samaritan’s Purse drop off location page to find one of the nearby sites to drop-off your Christmas shoebox.
(3) Pack your gift-filled shoe box with love, send it with prayer, and share the Good News of
Thank you for supporting this wonderful ministry!