Advertisement
Call the Show 800-520-1234
LIVE: Mon-Fri, 6-9AM, ET
Hugh Hewitt Book Club
Call 800-520-1234 email Email Hugh
Hugh Hewitt Book Club

Operation Christmas Child

Email Email Print
Advertisement

From small packages come great hopes:

Tanya Poteet, 18, was only nine-years-old in a Russian orphanage when she was told that nobody loved her and no one ever will. “They would bring up my biological mom and say, see she didn’t want you, and now you’re here and everything.” Watch

Four years ago, Tanya and her younger sister and brother were adopted by a O’Fallon, Missouri couple, who had three biological children of their own.

Tanya will never forget the day she received a box full of school supplies and a letter from a stranger in the United States. She cries easily as she remembers the children left behind in the orphanage, where she spent five years. “When we make the boxes, now I think they don’t have anything. They get a box like this maybe once a year or every two years it’s unique to them.”

Operation Christmas Child sends boxes to children in 120 countries. Now, Tanya is the one sending boxes. “I’m sending this teddy bear with a heart that says I love you!”

Read/watch the whole thing.

More on Operation Christmas Child here.

Hughniverse

Listen Commerical FREE  |  On-Demand
Login Join
Advertise with us Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Book Hugh Hewitt as a speaker for your meeting

Follow Hugh Hewitt

Advertisement

The Hugh Hewitt Show - Mobile App

Download from App Store Get it on Google play
Friends and Allies of Rome