Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child: Highlight

We wanted to take an opportunity to highlight this incredible ministry that is making such a difference around the world. Operation Christmas Child is in full effect but it is actually something that you can participate in year round. At nearly 5,000 locations across the nation, volunteers will welcome and pray with people who drop-off Operation …

Saturday Snapshot: Operation Christmas Child

We had such a wonderful week with Operation Christmas Child as a  guest group! Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse. The mission is to demonstrate 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 …

Saturday Snapshot — Boxed Blessings

One of our favorite reasons for being a drop-off center for Operation Christmas Child are the smiling faces and people we get to meet.  But, even better is knowing that God knew, before the beginning of time, the exact child–somewhere far away–that would receive their box in the name of His son Jesus. Here are just …

It’s Operation Christmas Child National Collection Week: Drop Your Boxes With Us

November 16-23, 2015 is Operation Christmas Child Shoebox National Collection Week and The Cove is a drop-off site. We’d love to see you!  Bring a single box, a truckload, or a busload. We’re at 1 Porter’s Cove Road (Exit 55/I-40) Asheville, NC 28805 Following are the hours we have a volunteer on hand to drop your boxes with: Cove …

Children Sharing the Love of Jesus With Children A World Away

What happens when three best friends, all under the age of 12, set a goal to share the love of Christ with 100 children from around the world? God’s Spirit moves mightily. The idea came to them last year when Lydia (age 10), Hope (age 11) and Emma (age 11) who live in Marion, NC …

Drop Your OCC Shoebox at The Cove — Nov. 12-19

Have you packed your OCC shoebox? Packing an Operation Christmas Child shoebox is a simple way to let hurting children around the world know that they are loved and not forgotten. November 12-19, 2012 is National Collection Week, and The Cove is one of many drop locations for your boxes.  We are at 1 Porter’s Cove …