Adelaide Conquers Steps and Collects Shoebox Gifts

It’s National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child! We have been having fun at the Southwest Missouri Collection Center!

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With three kids in tow, I have been packing shoebox gifts into cartons and getting those cartons ready to leave on Monday for the Processing Center in Denver.

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You still have time to get your shoeboxes packed with goodies and head to your closest drop-off.

Collecting those Gospel Opportunities is already an exciting time, but Adelaide seems to save a milestone to make drop-off time even more memorable! Last year, she said ‘good’ for the first time. All three sounds.

This year, well, she really surprised us!

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Adelaide decided to crawl up steps for the very first time!

 

 

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3 thoughts on “Adelaide Conquers Steps and Collects Shoebox Gifts

  1. Tricia McKay says:

    I cried. That is just wonderful. Good job, Adelaide.

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  2. […] Adelaide enjoys grabbing anything in sight and seeing how many times she can eat something inedible. She packed her boxes, took a bottle, and went down for a nap. We know she enjoys packing the boxes, because she often laughs, claps her hands, and grabs our faces to make eye contact. […]

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