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Operation Christmas Child Underway

Churches on a mission to make sure millions of children across the world aren't forgotten this Christmas

1/1IMG_0473 Show Caption Hide Caption Angela Meridith knows the impact one of these simple shoeboxes can have. “They receive a box and they say, ‘there is somebody out there,’” said Meridith, Butler County’s Operation Christmas Child coordinator.  “This is an opportunity to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with children around the world via a shoebox.” Meridith and volunteers at…

Greenville Boy’s Giving Going Global

Most eight-year-old boys are out playing with friends and enjoying their time off from school, but Sam Judah McLendon of Greenville is not like most boys his age. He and his younger sister, Ann Knox, have spent their summer break raising money. They aren’t setting up their lemonade stands to raise money for a new bike, but to help someone…