1. Lift Up Your Voice Like a Trumpet March 30, 2012 11:00 AM by Joe Hopkins
    I remember when I was in college as an undergrad at Bucknell University, my response to learning about mass, systemic injustice and oppr… Read More
  2. Wage Theft February 14, 2012 7:00 PM by Zachary Ferguson
    Wage theft occurs when workers are paid less than what the law requires.  It includes not being paid all your wages, being paid bel… Read More
  3. Reflection from a US-2 July 08, 2011 6:45 AM by Devin Hanson
    The release of the 2010 Census Data added to the already long list of alarming facts and figures about the demise of Detroit. The New Yo… 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.


  1. mission
  2. children
  3. dignity
  4. us and them
  5. self and other
  6. hospitality
  7. Neighbors
  8. worship
  9. stereotyping
  10. Transformational Ministries
  11. Policy
  12. Methodism
  13. Education
  14. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King
  15. Values
  16. Prison
  17. Minorities
  18. underemployment
  19. Food Stamps
  20. Training
  21. Prophets
  22. Theology
  23. General Board of Church and Society
  24. North Carolina
  25. United Methodist Women