Christmas in July

Supporting Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection!

During July, Trinity will be collecting items for Operation Christmas Child. 

These items will be used for our First Packing Party on September 23 at 5:15 pm.

Please bring items to the church by August 12. They may also be brought to the Ladies Salad Supper on September 14. 


All items need to be new.

SCHOOL SUPPLIES: 24 count crayons, 6 pencils with erasers, children’s scissors, glue sticks, large erasers, paper for writing or art (must fit in shoebox), pencil sharpeners, paints and brushes (cannot be liquid, dry watercolors are best), colored pencils or pens.

HYGIENE SUPPLIES (no toothpaste or liquids): comb for boys, brush for girls, toothbrush with holder, chap stick (non-medicated), bar of soap with holder, band aids, wash cloth.

WOW GIFTS: gifts to make the child say or think WOW! Some ideas include soccer balls with pump, dolls, stuffed animals, cars/trucks, sewing kits, jewelry kits and fishing kits.

CLOTHING GIFTS: underwear, t-shirts, hats, shorts, sunglasses, flip-flops, dresses.

FILLER ITEMS: small toys or items like dolls, cars, stuffed animals and little books. Items that will fill in the spaces. NO CANDY.

Boys and Girls are in 3 age categories:

Age 2-4, 5-9 and 10-14.

This list can also be picked up at the church. See Hillary.

Thank you for helping to make our packing party a success!