Nadia Karnatova will share how, as a child in Ukraine, receiving a shoebox gift from Operation Christmas Child brought hope to her and her family, strengthening their faith in God, in a presentation set for at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 at New Covenant Presbyterian Church, 3072 Savannah East Drive, Lewes.

In 2000, Karnatova's family was able to move to the U.S. She lives in Ohio and is passionate about making Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes with her three children for other children worldwide.