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  1. Glide Hosts National Ministry With The Poor Experiential Training October 29, 2015 2:00 PM by Dr. Larry R. Hygh, Jr.
    This article was originally published on the website of the California-Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. Used by … Read More
  2. John Flowers on "Street Smarts for Church Folk" October 23, 2015 12:46 PM by Nicholas Laccetti
    Seasoned Ministry with the Poor practitioner John Flowers shares a telling anecdote on the importance of street smarts for those engagin… Read More
  3. Ministry with the Poor at Its Best: Ministry from the Margins October 22, 2015 9:23 AM by Mary Ellen Kris
    Jesus Christ relates to and embraces those who are most marginalized in society.... Christian mission has at times been understood and p… Read More
  4. "Celebrating All God's Children" at Interpreter Magazine October 20, 2015 1:21 PM by Nicholas Laccetti
    Earlier this year, Interpreter Magazine published "Celebrating All God's Children," a piece by Barbara Dunlap-Berg, highlighti… Read More
  5. Child Theology: Five ways to be a child-friendly church May 21, 2014 10:08 AM by Elizabeth S. Tapia
    Editor's Note: The following post was originally published on Mission Musings, the blog of the General Board of Global Ministries, and h… Read More
  6. Ministry with the Marginalized May 02, 2014 1:15 PM by John Flowers
    Editor's Note: The following originally appeard on John Flowers's blog, Church for Tomorrow, on April 26, 2014 and has been reposted wit… Read More
  7. Experiencing the Transformational Power of the Spirit in “Ministry WITH" April 17, 2014 8:20 AM by Rev. Greg Henneman
    For several years, Central UMC in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico has been in ministry with a group of people experiencing homelessness… Read More
  8. Earth Day, Stewardship, and Environmental Racism April 09, 2014 1:50 PM by Katelin Hansen
    Editor's Note: The following originally appeared on Katelin Hansen's Blog, By Their Strange Fruit on April 23, 2012, and has been reprin… 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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