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  1. Fasting for the First House of Mexico March 20, 2014 4:06 PM by Rev. John Fanestil
    Editor's Note: The following post originally appeared on March 5, 2014 on John Fanestil's Blog, Across the Lines, and is reprinted here … Read More
  2. Bunnies and Chicks: Resurrection and New Life April 04, 2012 7:30 AM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    Dedicated to those who bear witness In Old Mutare, Zimbabwe, bunnies and chicks are much more than signs of Easter– they’re… Read More
  3. Can a Rainbow Come in the Clouds Without an Ark First? March 29, 2012 1:00 PM by Roseangela Soares de Oliveira
    Genesis 9:8-17 The last time I saw a bow in the clouds, colorful like a rainbow, was this past January. I was in São Paulo, Braz… Read More
  4. Embarking on our Lenten Journey March 08, 2012 10:00 AM by Michelle Dromgold
    Before 2006, I had never connected the term “social justice” with my faith as a Christian. Yet today, Christ's model of exem… 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.