Flint church gives hundreds of area children a Merry Christmas

The New Life Center welcomed hundreds of children for a Christmas party Saturday.

Deacon Anthony and Susan Verdun hosted their annual Christmas celebration in Flint.

The church gym welcomed area children between the ages of 2 and 13.

Each child received a gift.

Gifts are all donations from the community.

"It's a good thing we doing because a lot of these kids. This is the only prize, only gift they might get for Christmas so we been having this every year and its been pretty good," said Susan Verdun.