Operation Christmas Child

The mission of Operation Christmas Child is to provide God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world and, together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ. Since 1993, more than 178 million children in more than 150 countries have received an Operation Christmas Child shoebox.


Please join us at Pathway Visalia in building a shoebox this year! 

Click below to visit Pathway Visalia's Goal Page and build your shoebox online!  

Building a shoebox online helps Operation Christmas Child partners share the message of God’s love with children and their families in countries where openly converting to Christianity can be a death sentence. The online shoebox builder provides gift options that have been carefully chosen to be free of culturally taboo items that could prevent the shoeboxes from making it through customs. A child from one of these sensitive regions was blessed with a shoebox when he was 11. The shoebox gift included a message inside that changed his life forever...read more

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