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  1. Imitators of God May 29, 2013 12:32 PM by Bishop Kenneth L. Carder
    The following was originally published by the South Carolina United Methodist Advoacate and has been republished with the permission of … Read More
  2. The Cost of Being Poor (part 1) May 02, 2013 8:47 AM by Katelin Hansen
    This is the first of a two-part series on the high cost of being poor in the United States. It's expensive to be poor."The poorer you ar… Read More
  3. The Powerful's Disregard for the Lowly April 05, 2012 4:45 PM by Earl Canlas
    2012 Lenten Reflection 6:  April 5, 2012 A reading of Mark 12.41–13.23 Jesus proclaims a kingdom of God that reigns not in … Read More
  4. The World Cries for Economic Justice December 08, 2011 1:00 PM by Larry Hollon
    While paying for groceries in Pine Mountain, Ga., recently, I heard another customer say, “It’s hard times right now. Hard t… 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.