Mission & Outreach

The Ladle

THE LADLE is an ecumenical soup kitchen that makes its home in the Fellowship Hall of St. John's Lutheran Church; 1320 Church Street; Old Economy; Ambridge, Pennsylvania.  Every Monday afternoon between 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM, we provide a hot meal and warm hospitality to our guests.

This mission is supported by volunteer groups from 17 local churches/organizations that prepare and serve  meals every Monday.

Laura and Edgar Cojon - Guatemala


Currently Edgar is the assistant pastor at Santuario Familiar, a church plant that began services in January 2011 in Cuidad Quetzal.  The church is the location of a feeding center for Manna Worldwide.  Laura and Edgar also manage the guest house for Manna Worldwide short term mission teams which is located in Guatemala City.