1. A Methodist Pastor Recalls Dr. King February 09, 2012 2:10 PM by Rev. Ralph Lord Roy
    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. appeared tired and hot as he looked at us through prison bars. It was July 1962, 50 years ago this summer. Ra… Read More
  2. Disenfranchising Poor Voters: Modern Day Poll Taxes January 16, 2012 9:15 AM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    What would Dr. Martin Luther King have to say about state laws requiring government issued photo IDs? This question came up when Sixty … 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.


  1. mission
  2. love
  3. Poverty
  4. United Methodist Church
  5. empowerment
  6. us and them
  7. Race
  8. Social Change
  9. Eradication of Poverty
  10. bible
  11. hunger
  12. Income Inequality
  13. General Board of Global Ministries
  14. Commitment
  15. "fear of the other"
  16. Jesus
  17. Health Care
  18. Kingdom of God
  19. Church For All People
  20. trust.
  21. Housing
  22. Suffering
  23. Class Division
  24. Meaningful Work
  25. Communication