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Church Society Podcast: Christmas Boxes and Christmas Books

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Posted by Ros Clarke, 11 Dec 2017

Ros visits an Operation Christmas Child warehouse and talks to Helen Buckley, author of Christmas books for young children.

Many of us will pack Christmas shoeboxes every year for Operation Christmas Child.. On this week’s podcast, Ros finds out a bit more about how they end up in the hands of children around the world.

Operation Christmas Child poster


Ros's Christmas shoebox!


Checking the shoeboxes


Shoeboxes ready to pack into large boxes for shipping

The podcast also features Helen Buckley, children’s worker at St Stephen’s and St Wulstan’s, Birmingham, and author of several books for very young children. Her latest is If I Were In Charge Of Christmas:


If I Were In Charge of Christmas cover

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Ros Clarke is Associate Director of Church Society

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