Sunday Prayer | National Collection Week

Well, it’s finally here! Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week 2019 starts Monday, November 18 and runs through Monday, November 25. After that, it’s off to the Processing Center, the next stop along the Greatest Journey. There are a lot of moving pieces and thousands of volunteers, associates, and OCC staff that play a part […]

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For the Love of God and the Promise of a Donut

Since our church became a Central Drop-Off Location for Operation Christmas Child several years ago, Sweet T and I spend Saturday mornings moving hundreds of cartons filled with thousands of shoebox gifts out of the Sunday school room and loading them into a 28-foot pup trailer. Our Saturday morning crew consists of a number of […]

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Hear! Hear! The End of the Year is Near!

It’s November 1 and this year is almost over! Including today, there are 61 days left in 2018. It’s hard to believe how quickly the days turn into weeks, morph into months, and fade into years.  For Sweet T and I, the beginning of November is marked by the ramping up of Operation Christmas Child […]

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Celebrating My Sweet T!

Today, is a special day—Sweet T’s birthday!!! People often ask Sweet T and I how me met. We used to tell people we met at the post office. Truth is that back in the days of wind up internet, before online dating was hip and cool, Sweet T and I met on the internet through […]

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