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Samaritan's Purse shoe box project

Area project organizer Ray Garner of Pflugerville brought his Hummer to First Baptist last week to publicize Samaritan's Purse effort. Area project organizer Ray Garner of Pflugerville brought his Hummer to First Baptist last week to publicize Samaritan's Purse effort. First Baptist Church of Rockdale will serve as a collection/relay center for the Operation Christmas Child Shoe Boxes.

These Samaritan's Purse shoe boxes collects children's gifts to be delivered in different parts of the world.

For more information about how to fill a shoe box for a child, call First Baptist Church, 446- 5375, or Barbara Clark at 446- 4207. Visit the web site www. smaritanspurse.org and clink on the Operation Christmas Child link. Nov. 16-23 is National Collection Week.


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