Women's Ministry
 


SHOEBOX PACKING PARTY

Operation Christmas Child

Help send gift-filled boxes to hurting and impoverished children around the world, so they may know the love of Jesus.

 

WAYS TO PARTICIPATE:

  1. Join in the church wide packing party fun, Sunday, October 21 at 6:00 p.m.
  2. Pray for the packing party and the children who will receive the shoeboxes
  3. Donate school supplies, hygiene items and/or small gifts and toys by Sunday, October 14. Bring to WC Lobby. See suggested items, below.

 

HYGIENE ITEMS:

Bars of mild soap, i.e. Ivory, Dove

Toothbrushes (NO toothpaste)

Deodorant (solid stick only, no liquid roll-ons, no aerosol cans)

Nail clippers or clipper sets

Combs / piks / hair brushes / hair accessories (bows/barrettes/bands)

Chap Stick / band aids

 

SCHOOL / ART SUPPLIES:

One-subject note books, 5x7 tablet pads, small note pads, index cards, journals

Thin Coloring books, crayons

Pencils, extra erasers, pencil pouches (pencil sharpeners are being furnished)

Ink pens, markers, colored pencils Solar calculators

Scissors / Art kits (no liquid paints) String backpacks are being furnished

 

TOYS & GIFTS:

A wow toy – dolls and stuffed animals (small to medium-sizes), deflated (size 5) soccer ball (include a short pump)

Other toys - puzzles, games (i.e., pick-up-sticks, jacks, checkers), cars, trucks, small balls, jump ropes, (no play money, camouflage, nor war toys)

Wearable gifts - Socks, tennis shoes, flip flops, underwear

Ideas for boys, ages 10-14 - metric tape measure, duct tape, cording/rope, small bungee cords, sm. hammer w/ nails, screw driver/screws, flashlight/extra batteries, work gloves (Many of these items are available at Dollar Tree)

Ideas for girls – flashlight/extra batteries, hair accessories, small purses, bracelets, necklaces, small sewing kits, small fabric piece

 

MONETARY DONATION:

$9 per box is requested by Samaritan’s Purse to help offset shipping and other charges. Make checks payable to Woodmont Baptist Church, and designate for “Operation Christmas Child.” Drop in offering plate.

 

WOMEN’S MINISTRY TEAM: BRENDA BAILES, CHARLOTTE CRAMER, MARLEEN DORTCH, TERESA GREEN,FRANCES HILL, DENISE OLIVE, BETH MCKINNEY, ANNETTE MENNE, LOLETHA SIMMONS,LORETTA YOUNG, DEBRA COURTNEY, AND KATHY AUSTIN, DIR.