Operation Christmas Child  

OCC_Logo-150x135Each year Maysville participates in Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child.  Through this ministry, shoe boxes are packed with simple items that we often take for granted such as soap and toothpaste.   Families in the church and community are encouraged to bring packed boxes by November 18th for shipment.  

PRAISING the LORD for allowing us to reach our goal of 100 OCC Shoeboxes packed!
Great job, Church Family!!
This year Maysville has the goal to pack

100 OCC Shoeboxes

You can help by either packing a box yourself or donating items that will be used to pack multiple boxes.
The OCC Packing at Maysville will be held on Wednesday, November 13th at 8:00 p.m.

  If you pack your own box:

  • Please include $9 for shipping. You can write a check to Maysville Baptist Church or go online to Operation Christmas Child Follow Your Box
  • DO NOT include toothpaste, candy, gum, used or expired items, food or drink items of any kind, any kind of liquid, medication (including vitamins), breakables

  If you donate items to pack in boxes:

  • Only donate items that are listed
  • Please place items in the decorated Christmas Box in the sanctuary.
  • Be sure to turn in items by the specified time

  Boxes will be taken to the Drop Off location on November 18th

Each week we will be collecting different items to pack boxes during a PACKING PARTY!  Please see the list below for donation items and dates. All donations can be put in the Christmas Box located in the Sanctuary.  Please visit the Operation Christmas Child website for specific items to pack  https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/
Week of October 14 – Collecting Personal Hygiene Items
Week of October 21 – Collecting Toys 
Week of October 28 – Collecting Crafts & Activities
Week of November 4 – Collecting WOW Items
Week of November 11 – Personal Note to include in box