Annie Armstrong Easter Offering Image

Annie Armstrong Easter Offering

Armstrong (1850-1938) helped to found the Woman's Missionary Union in 1888 and served as its inaugural corresponding secretary. A prolific letter writer on behalf of the WMU and its mission, Armstrong once wrote more than 18,000 letters in one year. Armstrong was a key figure in Southern Baptist history because she helped found WMU & served as secretary from 1888 till 1906. During her tenure, total receipts for the Foreign Mission Board increased from $86,000 to $315,000.

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering Image

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

Charlotte Diggs "Lottie" Moon(December 12,1940-December 24, 1940) was a Southern Baptist Missionary to China with the Foreign Mission Board who spent nearly 40 years (1873-1912) living & working in China. As a teacher and an evangelist, she laid a foundation for traditionally solid support for missions among Baptists in America.

Samaritans Purse/Operation Christmas Child Image

Samaritans Purse/Operation Christmas Child

Since 1993, the Samaritan’s Purse project, Operation Christmas Child, has collected and delivered more than 124 million gift-filled shoe boxes to children in more than 150 countries and territories. More than 500,000 volunteers worldwide, with more than 100,000 of those in the United States, are involved in collecting, shipping, and distributing shoe box gifts.Every gift filled shoe box is a powerful tool for evangelism and discipleship --transforming the lives of children and their families around the world through the good news of Jesus Christ.