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  1. 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
  2. Immigration: Stranger in a strange land August 16, 2013 8:52 AM by Katelin Hansen
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Katelin Hansen's blog, By Their Strange Fruit, on October 24, 2011 and has been re… Read More
  3. Mission is Conversation August 01, 2013 8:50 AM by Kara Crawford
    Editor's Note: The following originally appeared in the July/August 2013 edition of New World Outlook, the mission magazine of The Unite… Read More
  4. 25 de julio 2013 (July 25, 2013) July 31, 2013 2:26 PM by Becky Harrell
    Editor's Note: The following originally appeared in Becky Harrell's newsletter dated July 25, 2013   The country today is celebra… Read More
  5. Fraternal Workers May 28, 2013 11:00 AM by Ron Whitlach
    Editor's Note:  For some,  the word "Missionary," and even the word "mission," may conjure up vestiges of colonialism and pate… Read More
  6. The Journey to the Cross and Transformation March 28, 2013 10:39 AM by Kara Crawford
    May this immolated body and this blood sacrificed for all nourish us so that we may offer our body and our blood as Christ did, and thus… Read More
  7. With the Poor: Making Soup and Carrying the Cross May 27, 2011 5:00 PM by Thomas Kemper
    Ferrugem would vanish for months at a time, traveling around Brazil looking for work, trying to survive, but he always came back to Sao … 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.

Tags

  1. Justice
  2. transformation
  3. economic justice
  4. women
  5. inclusive
  6. Eradication of Poverty
  7. relational
  8. living on the margins
  9. missionary
  10. hunger
  11. Privilege
  12. global health
  13. Transformational
  14. General Board of Global Ministries
  15. Companionship
  16. reconciliation
  17. gender
  18. Jim Crow Laws
  19. Economic Security
  20. Health Care
  21. food justice
  22. prayer
  23. Leadership Development
  24. outsider
  25. young adults
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