operation christmas child

“Pack a box. Bless a child” is the goal of Operation Christmas Child, a worldwide outreach of Samaritan’s Purse. Sending these amazing shoeboxes gives our church the privilege of blessing needy children around the world with joy and hope and spreading the gospel of Christ to millions.

Contact Information

(662) 312-8829
Starkville, MS

How to Get Involved

Pray with us
  • Pray earnestly for Operation Christmas Child globally, and also here in Starkville. 

Serve with us
  • Volunteer to prepare inventory in the coming months preparation. 

  • Help operate the store the day before Shoebox Sunday and assist in helping children fill their shoeboxes. 

  • Help fill shoeboxes on Shoebox Sunday and enjoy the fellowship of this special ministry. 

Give Financially
  • Help us by giving locally through FUMC, your generous $20 offering to Operation Christmas Child pays for shoebox
    inventory and the $9 shipping fee that accompanies each box. The financial need for 300 boxes is $6,000.