Your Church and Operation Christmas Child

Share the Gospel, Build the Church, Multiply Disciples.

Are you interested in seeing your congregation actively involved in making disciples by reaching children around world with the Gospel?

Become a participating Operation Christmas Child church.


Let Us Know:

If you are interested in getting your church involved, send us an email. Include your church name, address, a contact person, and contact information. We will be happy to connect you with an Operation Christmas Child representative in your area who can share more about involvement in this powerful ministry.


Learn More:

Canadian pastors traveled with us to Costa Rica to help distribute gift-filled Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes, and see the impact of our voluntary “The Greatest Journey” Bible study program for children and families that received shoeboxes. Click here to watch videos of their experience.

Operation Christmas Child and Your Church (English, Français, 한국어, Español, 中文)  

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Operation Christmas Child Evangelism & Discipleship

OCC Video Impact stories and videos


Did you know? Your church’s participation need not to be lead by a pastor or staff member —it’s a great leadership opportunity for church volunteers. Our local staff and year-round volunteers are available to support your church every step of the way.


Mobilize Your Church: 

Join us in prayer

Ideas for your church

How to pack a shoebox instructions 


Take the world's most powerful message to the world's most receptive hearts. Become a participating Operation Christmas Child church.

2016 National Collection Week is November 14 - 20.


Ways you can help


Pray that each child who receives an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift will know how much God loves them.


Help Samaritan’s Purse go beyond the shoebox and expand assistance to children, their families, and their communities. Donate Here