Remember to shop this week for our Operation Christmas Child Project. We will be assembling the gift boxes this Sunday Evening after our All-Church Softball game and Cookout.
Here are some gift ideas for the Operation Christmas Child shoe box gifts:
Toys: small cars, balls, dolls, stuffed animals, harmonicas, yo-yo’s, jump ropes, small Etch-A-Sketch, toys that light up or make noise (with extra batteries), Slinky, etc.
School supplies: pens, pencils and sharpener, crayons or markers, stamps and ink pad sets, writing pads or paper, solar calculators, coloring and picture books, etc.
Hygiene Items: toothbrush, toothpaste, mild bar soap (in a plastic bag), comb, washcloth, etc.
Other: hard candy and lollipops (please double bag all candy), mints, gum, T-shirts, socks, ball caps; sunglasses, hair clips, toy jewelry, watches, flashlights (with extra batteries)
DO NOT INCLUDE: Used or damaged items, war-related items such as toy guns, knives or military figures; chocolate or food; liquids or lotions, medications or vitamins, breakable items such as snow globes or glass containers; aerosol cans.