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The vision of our Local Outreach Ministry is to share the love of God by serving Lancaster County. We connect to local ministries to combat poverty, homelessness, addictions, sexual identity issues, and abortion. If you would like to get involved or for more information please contact us.
Tracy Coles Local Outreach Pastor
Would you like to Join a Team with Local Outreach? We have several opportunities for you to engage with others. Just visit to page to join.
The Petra Food Bank operates out of the Petra Food Bank at 548 Ranck Rd, New Holland, PA. The Food Bank is open to those needing assistance from the Elanco School District or the Petra congregation. The Food Bank is open the 2nd Wednesday (3 - 8 p.m. ) and 2nd Thursday (5 - 8 p.m.) of each month. For more information, please contact the church office at 717-354-5394.
The second Wednesday of the month from 3 to 8 p.m. at the Petra Food Bank. Families with last names starting with the letters A—M will be served as follows:
3 p.m. – A & B | 4 p.m. – C & D | 5 p.m. – E, F, & G | 6 p.m. – H, I, & J | 7 p.m. – K, L, & M
The Thursday after the second Wednesday of the month from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Petra Food Bank. Families with last names starting with the letters N—Z will be served as follows:
5 p.m. – N & O | 6 p.m. – P, Q, R, & S | 7 p.m. – T thru Z
Food Bank brochure Mike SteffyFood Bank Director
Our mission is to provide the opportunity for neighbors to grow their own healthy food in a safe and friendly environment.
Anyone from the community, who is interested in planting and maintaining a garden of their own, is welcome to apply for a garden plot.
Align Ministries — www.alignministries.org — 717-274-5128
CrossNet Ministries —
Father's Heart Ministries — Ken Reinford —
Fellowship of Christian Athletes — www.fca.org
Good Samaritan Women's Shelter — www.goodsamservices.org— 717-733-3395
Harvest Time Ministry — (Fresh produce outreach, summer only) — Ken Covelens —
New Holland Released Time — Deb Reimers -
North Star Initiative — www.northstarinitiative.org
Petra Food Bank — Mike Steffy —
Revelation of Freedom Ministries (ROFM)— www.rofm.org
Seeds for Hope Community Gardens — Chick Coles —
Support for Prison Ministries — www.supportforprisonministries.org
Tel Hai Camp — www.telhaicamp.org — 610-273-3969
The Potter's House — www.transitiontocommunity.com — 717-656-3222
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