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  1. The Stranger Among Us December 15, 2015 12:00 AM by Mike Slaughter
    Originally posted at Ministry Matters. Reposted with permission. Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. Do not forget to s… Read More
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Stories of Transformation: How Migrant Workers in Hong Kong Ministered to Me April 05, 2013 9:48 AM by Joy Prim
    Editor's note: This post is part of a series of stories of personal transformation of those in ministry with the poor and marginalized, … Read More
  5. DREAMers Affirmed May 09, 2012 12:00 PM by Linda Unger
    Tampa, Florida, May 4, 2012—The United Methodist Church approved this week a resolution urging the US Congress to adopt the DREAM … Read More
  6. Something Amiss January 12, 2012 4:50 PM by Rev. Laurie Haller
    Most people had no way of knowing that something was amiss.  Last week our West Michigan Conference staff Christmas party was hoste… Read More
  7. Ministry with* November 03, 2011 11:46 AM by Krista Givens
    There is a new campaign in the global Methodist Church that is called “Ministry with.*”  According to it’s websit… Read More
  8. What Am I Really Paying? October 11, 2011 11:21 AM by Lisa Talbott
    I am appalled. I’m disgusted. I’m outraged. And perhaps most of all, I’m ashamed. I have worked at the North Carolina … Read More
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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.