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. Ministry with the poor
  2. community
  3. Poverty
  4. UMC
  5. Social Justice
  6. health
  7. Solidarity
  8. relational
  9. living on the margins
  10. Bible
  11. Privilege
  12. Income Inequality
  13. Respect
  14. Jim Crow Laws
  15. Stigma
  16. working poor
  17. Discipleship
  18. Food Security
  19. immigration
  20. street ministry
  21. Housing
  22. Florida
  23. segregation
  24. Meaningful Work
  25. transforming worship