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Community Outreach
  1. The Storehouse

    Promised Land manages The Storehouse, the largest free food distribution center in Fredericksburg. The Storehouse ministry was started by Ray MacAnanny and is funded by the MacAnanny Foundation. This center works in conjunction with other area ministries of several denominations to receive and distribute items to those in need.
    Click here for more info.

  2. John Paul in Africa

    Reaching a bit beyond the local community, "John Paul in Africa" supported a missionary team in Tanzania (2005-2011). 
    Click here for more information.

  3. The Tanzania Project

    Also, reaching beyond the local community, The Tanzania Project had a goal of helping Pastor John Chambo establish a ministry in Mwanza, Tanzania. Click here for more information.

  4. Appalachia Project (Backpack Project)

    The Appalachia Project provides school materials to children who need them.
    Click here for more info and pictures from 2006.
    Or click here for pictures of the 2008 Backpack Outreach.
    Or click here for pictures of the 2009 Backpack Outreach.
    Or click here for pictures of the 2010 Backpack Outreach.
    Or click here for pictures of the 2011 Backpack Outreach.

  5. Shannon's Soldiers

    Shannon's Soldiers is a private volunteer aid initiative to our men and women in uniform wounded in Iraq.  Click here for more info.

  6. Cross Roads RallyTM

    A totally unique outreach program scheduled annually on Memorial Day weekend.  Click here for more information. | 2004 pictures | 2005 pictures.

  7. The Mud PuddleTM

    A developing ministry for the Mary Washington College community.

  8. Grocery Bag Campaign

    Food collection and distribution effort for those in need in our community.

  9. Road Trips

    Pastor Olivieri and Quintessential PraiseTM taking the First Chair Church message throughout the Virginia and Maryland area.
    Click here for pictures.

  10. Christmas Parade and Caroling

    Promised Land Praise and Worship Center participates in the annual Fredericksburg Christmas parade. A religious theme float is entered in the parade and is accompanied by 'walkers' handing out candy canes and a printed message to the crowds.
    Click on the following: 2003 parade pictures | 2003 caroling pictures | 2005 parade pictures | 2006 parade pictures | 2008 parade pictures