Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse and demonstrates God’s love to hurting children in a tangible way by partnering with churches worldwide to deliver gift-filled shoeboxes and the Good News of Jesus Christ. This project is a great opportunity for individuals or groups to spread extra cheer to children in need this holiday season. Get your shoebox to fill at The First Presbyterian Church, Barnesville, Ohio. Drop-Off your gift-filled shoebox to the church by Sunday, November 24. Come see the Good News and Great Joy this project holds at a special "Blessing Of The Shoeboxes" on Sunday, November 24 at 10:30 a.m. during worship service at The First Presbyterian Church, Barnesville, Ohio. For more information or to obtain a shoebox or brochure please call Pastor Michael Mistic (740) 974-6110 or Beth Ann Starr (740) 238-2643.