Gearing Up For Operation Christmas Child

RRPJ-Operation Christmas Child-18Jul18

Two Red River residents are among those working to put together the 2018 “Operation Christmas Child.” The program annually sends shoeboxes of supplies to children in third world countries. Participating form Red River Parish are Susan Longino and Patsy Kitchings.

Here is the report submitted by Brenda Ingram:

The West Central La Operation Christmas Child team met to discuss the upcoming events for Natchitoches, Winn, Red River, and Sabine. The team is planning project leader meetings in each parish for August and September. The parish meetings are open to all participating and prospective churches, organizations, groups, fraternities and sororities and individuals who have packed a shoebox or would like to pack a shoebox to send to third world countries to further God’s kingdom.

The team also discussed the Countdown Event that will be held at First Baptist in Natchitoches on August 5, 2018 at 6:00 pm. The guest speakers will be Mark & Cherry Brumbelow from Wild Peach, Texas. This small church of 25 members has a BIG heart and has taken on a God size goal. For more information contact Susan Longino at 318-663-3190

Those who attended from Natchitoches Parish were Virginia Crossno, Pansy Morgan, Jack Ingram, Nancy Moore, Sharon Cobb, and Lisa Laurent.

From Winn Parish were Jeanine Ford and Ciena Thompson.

From Red River Parish were Susan Longino and Patsy Kitchings.

And from Sabine Parish were Beth Martin, Jennie Ogden, JoAnn Meadows, Cherry Wells, and Dewayne Martin.

Leave a Reply