Hope for Iraq

Operation Christmas Child | 4:01 OC-141206 - Iraq OCC Distribution WEB MIX.m4v

Ongoing Samaritan's Purse relief efforts and Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes bring hope to thousands of Christians and Yazidi families displaced by ISIS.

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