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  1. Abolishing Poverty: Holy Spirit-Inspired Wesleyans Appreciate MLK, Jr. March 22, 2016 1:30 PM by Theodore Walker, Jr.
    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
  2. Will Ministry with the Poor Abolish Poverty? March 22, 2016 12:48 PM by Lynn Parsons
    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
  3. 2016 Workers' Voice Tour: "Boycott Wendy's!" March 21, 2016 1:07 PM by Nicholas Laccetti
    For years, United Methodists have supported the efforts of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and their allies to persuade maj… Read More
  4. Experience Ministry with the Poor! Register for a Regional Training Today! March 21, 2016 12:21 PM by Nicholas Laccetti
    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
  5. Silent Voices - A Poetic Reflection on Election Season March 04, 2016 11:05 AM by Jackie Shields
    Editor's note: In the midst of this volatile and contentious presidential election season, Jackie Shields invites United … Read More
  6. Cherishing the Discarded - Cass Community UMC on Transformational Ministries February 24, 2016 11:41 AM by Nicholas Laccetti and Mary Ellen Kris
    Check out the newest post in our Transformational Ministries blog series, a profile of Cass Community UMC in Detroit… Read More
  7. People Power, from the community for the community February 18, 2016 12:00 PM by Larry James
    Originally published on the Texas Methodist Foundation's blog. Reposted with permission. One of the most enjoyable aspects of my work i… Read More
  8. Surprised by Grace January 21, 2016 11:03 AM by Rev. Greg Henneman
    Rev. Greg Henneman, Director of Healthy Eating and Living, reflects on the 'divine economy of abundance' at CD4AP: We call it a divine … Read More
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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.

Tags

  1. Justice
  2. economic justice
  3. dignity
  4. women
  5. Social Justice
  6. Eradication of Poverty
  7. diversity
  8. relational
  9. missionary
  10. hunger
  11. global health
  12. Income Inequality
  13. Transformational
  14. General Board of Global Ministries
  15. Companionship
  16. reconciliation
  17. Social Holiness
  18. gender
  19. Jim Crow Laws
  20. mission theology
  21. Economic Security
  22. food justice
  23. prayer
  24. Leadership Development
  25. outsider
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