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Dear Operation Christmas Child Prayer Partners:  We are so thankful for your prayer support during this unprecedented time around the world. Click here to find a special prayer update from Samaritans Purse highlighting the work that is taking place to assist the world during the COVID-19 pandemic.
At left: Samaritan's Purse, Mount Sinai Health System Field Hospital in New York's Central Park.




What is Operation Christmas Child?


The Mission of Operation Christmas Child is to demonstrate God's love in a tangible way to needy children around the world and together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.

How is Calvary Salt Lake Involved? 


Calvary Salt Lake hosts the Greater Salt Lake Area Team, supporting the multi-church volunteer based team in hosting events and financially supporting the ministry of Samaritan's Purse.  Calvary Salt Lake has been the Greater Salt Lake Area Central Drop Off Site since 1994.  Calvary Salt Lake recognizes Operation Christmas Child and Samaritan's Purse as their International Missions outreach and is blessed to be a part of this amazing project that reaches millions of children each year with the love of Christ and the Gospel.




How Can I Get Involved? (click on an option)


You can get involved by packing a shoebox gift

You can also pack a box online

You can make a financial donation

You can financially support the Great Journey Discipleship Program

You can volunteer on the Area Team, at local drop off sites, and year-round

You can volunteer at the Processing Center

+ You can volunteer as a Prayer Network Partner!

+ You can pray through the 2019 31-Days of Prayer for Operation Christmas Child - CLICK HERE!


Stay connected locally by joining the OCC Greater Salt Lake Facebook Group

For more information contact: 

Alison Long: along@samaritan.org

Regional Area Coordinator

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