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  1. Health Care Access May 23, 2013 12:55 PM by Katelin Hansen
    This blog originally appeared on January 16, 2011 on Katelin Hansen's Blog, By Their Strange Fruit, and is reprinted here with her permi… Read More
  2. The Cost of Being Poor (part 2) May 08, 2013 8:53 AM by Katelin Hansen
    This is the second of a two-part series on the high cost of being poor in the United States. See part 1 for a discussion of the cost of … Read More
  3. Lifesaving Ministry with the Poor: Communication Technologies in Remote Regions March 15, 2012 2:20 PM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    If you’re reading this blog, you are one of the world’s privileged…having access to electricity, a computer  and… Read More
  4. Caring for Mothers: Okhaldhunga Community Hospital in Nepal September 07, 2011 12:35 PM by Christie House
    Nestled in the Himalayas about 50 miles south of Mt. Everest is an agricultural community in Nepal known as Okhaldhunga. It is surrounde… 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. Justice
  2. transformation
  3. economic justice
  4. women
  5. inclusive
  6. Eradication of Poverty
  7. relational
  8. living on the margins
  9. missionary
  10. hunger
  11. Privilege
  12. global health
  13. Income Inequality
  14. Transformational
  15. General Board of Global Ministries
  16. Companionship
  17. reconciliation
  18. gender
  19. Jim Crow Laws
  20. Health Care
  21. food justice
  22. prayer
  23. Leadership Development
  24. outsider
  25. young adults
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