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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Ministry with the Poor Amidst Abundance October 11, 2011 1:18 PM by John McCullough
    The mission of Christ must always be understood in context. While we live in a period of obvious prosperity, nonetheless our times are m… 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.