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  1. What Do I Tell My Son about Trayvon Martin, Revisited July 22, 2013 9:24 AM by Bill Mefford
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Bill Mefford's blog, Jeremiah Weeping and has been re-posted with his permission. … Read More
  2. Niebuhr's blindness: The Cross and the Lynching Tree (Part 2) July 12, 2013 3:02 PM by Katelin Hansen
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Katelin Hansen's Blog, By Their Strange Fruit and has been reposted with her permi… Read More
  3. A Lament and Prayer for Peace: "Never Again" August 09, 2011 9:47 PM by Elizabeth S. Tapia
    A Lament and Prayer for Peace In commemoration of the 66th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan:  &n… 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. community
  2. Relationships
  3. mission
  4. United Methodist Church
  5. children
  6. UMC
  7. us and them
  8. Power
  9. Systems and Structures
  10. self and other
  11. hospitality
  12. Family
  13. Listening
  14. Jobs
  15. poverty rate
  16. Oppression
  17. worship
  18. Civil Rights
  19. Stigma
  20. stereotyping
  21. Policy
  22. unemployment
  23. Minorities
  24. Leaders
  25. General Conference
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