New Report: Multidimensional Poverty and Race in America
April 15, 2016 11:45 AM
An important report published yesterday examines poverty across "multiple dimensions for adults aged 25 to 61." Although poverty is "typ… Read More
Ministry with the Poor & the Flint Water Crisis
March 30, 2016 12:00 PM
Ministry with our neighbors is based on building heathy, long-term relationships as the love of Christ is lived out in daily life. Minis… Read More
Abolishing Poverty: Holy Spirit-Inspired Wesleyans Appreciate MLK, Jr.
March 22, 2016 1:30 PM
Then Jesus, filled with the power of the Spirit, returned to Galilee, and a report about him spread through all the surrounding country.… Read More
Will Ministry with the Poor Abolish Poverty?
March 22, 2016 12:48 PM
INSPIRED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT--AND MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. Did you know that the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. believed we could and… Read More
2016 Workers' Voice Tour: "Boycott Wendy's!"
March 21, 2016 1:07 PM
For years, United Methodists have supported the efforts of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and their allies to persuade maj… Read More
Experience Ministry with the Poor! Register for a Regional Training Today!
March 21, 2016 12:21 PM
The best way to understand the features of Ministry With is to experience a transformational ministry in action. Three of this year's Mi… Read More
Silent Voices - A Poetic Reflection on Election Season
March 04, 2016 11:05 AM
Editor's note: In the midst of this volatile and contentious presidential election season, Jackie Shields invites United … Read More
Cherishing the Discarded - Cass Community UMC on Transformational Ministries
February 24, 2016 11:41 AM
Check out the newest post in our Transformational Ministries blog series, a profile of Cass Community UMC in Detroit… Read More
About This Blog
Read and comment on a range of personal reflections and perspectives about poverty and Ministry with the Poor. Our goal is to attract diverse voices and points of view from United Methodists and friends, including people and communities living in conditions of poverty, other experts, religious leaders, community organizers, advocates, policy makers, volunteers, and all engaged in Ministry with the Poor.
- Ministry with the poor
- living on the margins
- Income Inequality
- Health Care
- Food Security
- Transformational Ministries
- street ministry
- transforming worship