Loaves & Fishes Food Kitchen
When the power is off or someone’s home is damaged or destroyed, it means a lot to them to be able to get a hot meal. The Loaves & Fishes Food Kitchen, operated by the New Order Amish churches, sets up in disaster areas of the U.S. Loaves & Fishes ministers to people by providing delicious meals, lending a listening ear, praying with suffering people, and distributing Christian literature.
We were waiting in line to receive our food, and when all of you began to sing my heart got so big, I began to cry. At that moment, you all sounded like “angels” and I knew everything was going to be alright. I will never forget all of you and what you do and did for us.
Updates & Stories
Helping a neighbor in need
“Nothing in life compares to helping a neighbor in need.” In the Bible, Jesus redefines our neighbor as anyone we can help in time of need. Our neighbors in Kentucky certainly needed that helping hand. In the days immediately after the flooding, Ruthie and I met a lot...
Hurricane Ian flood waters devastate Florida
As soon as the Hurricane Ian flood waters recede, our team members plan to visit those areas to research the damages.
Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida
Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida as a category 4 hurricane with winds of 155 mph. The storm is predicted to continue overnight.
Severe Flooding in Kentucky update
Record rainfall caused severe flooding in Kentucky last week. People in eastern KY share their stories of trying to escape as waters rose.