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. Ministry with the poor
  2. community
  3. United Methodist Church
  4. Mutuality
  5. UMC
  6. health
  7. Solidarity
  8. living on the margins
  9. Bible
  10. Privilege
  11. Income Inequality
  12. Respect
  13. Social Holiness
  14. mission theology
  15. working poor
  16. Kingdom of God
  17. Food Security
  18. trust.
  19. immigration
  20. street ministry
  21. Transformational Ministries
  22. Minorities
  23. transforming worship
  24. underemployment
  25. concentration of wealth