Boxes of Joy -- Papua New Guinea, December 2009Follow the shoe boxes that originally came from Sydney & Melbourne in Australia up along the river to the village of Miri, Papua New Guinea.
Julie’s story -- how a box from the Dyson Family in Traralgon, VIC had an impact
in the Sabusa Settlement, Papua New Guinea.
Pastor Arthur - how gift-filled shoe boxes opens doors and impacts communities in Papua New Guinea.
Music Video: Love in a Box by Melisa Bester || One of Australia’s youngest artists, Melisa Bester, recorded this song for Operation Christmas Child in 2006 -- when she was only 8 (!). Melisa is a long time supporter of Samaritan’s Purse and this song has been a favorite with our supporters since it was recorded.
The 2010 edition of the video features footage from Cambodia and Papua New Guinea.
Mila’s story -- how a box from the Collins Family in Blackburn, VIC had an impact
in Miri village, Papua New Guinea.“It’s not just about receiving -- it’s about giving” [Christmas]
Music Video: Give this Christmas Away (Matthew West & Amy Grant)New song and video featuring Matthew West and Amy Grant from ‘VeggieTales: Saint Nicholas -- A Story of Joyful Giving’ available now on DVD!
Shoe Box Packing 101: Your simple act of generosity gives hope to children caught in the midst of war, famine, natural disaster and extreme poverty… Through Operation Christmas Child you can show them that they have not been forgotten! Here is a 90 second introduction to how to pack a shoe box…