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  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.

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  3. mission
  4. United Methodist Church
  5. children
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  7. us and them
  8. Power
  9. Systems and Structures
  10. self and other
  11. hospitality
  12. Family
  13. Listening
  14. poverty rate
  15. Oppression
  16. worship
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  18. Stigma
  19. stereotyping
  20. Policy
  21. unemployment
  22. Minorities
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