Ministry with the Poor & the Flint Water Crisis
March 30, 2016 12:00 PM
Ministry with our neighbors is based on building heathy, long-term relationships as the love of Christ is lived out in daily life. Minis… Read More
Ministry with the Marginalized
May 02, 2014 1:15 PM
Editor's Note: The following originally appeard on John Flowers's blog, Church for Tomorrow, on April 26, 2014 and has been reposted wit… Read More
Experiencing the Transformational Power of the Spirit in “Ministry WITH"
April 17, 2014 8:20 AM
For several years, Central UMC in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico has been in ministry with a group of people experiencing homelessness… Read More
What Does Creation Care Have To Do With Our Mission?
March 05, 2014 5:00 PM
Editor's Note: The following is a reflection by Elizabeth Tapia based on the February 25, 2014 Tea & Theology, a monthly staff gathe… Read More
Reflections on “Catching the Spirit: Reclaiming Methodism as a Movement with and of the poor”
January 30, 2014 2:00 PM
Editor's Note: The following is a reflection by Elizabeth Tapia the January 28, 2014 Tea and Theology, a monthly staff gathering for the… Read More
Finding God in "Worship With* the Poor"
October 11, 2013 4:18 PM
This article is the sixth and final in a series of reflections on my experience this summer living and working at the Open Door Communit… Read More
Church for All People
October 10, 2013 11:50 AM
Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Katelin Hansen's blog, By Their Strange Fruit, and has been reposted with permissi… Read More
Building the Beloved Community through Love and Justice
October 04, 2013 11:44 AM
This article is the fifth in a series of reflections on my experience this summer living and working at the Open Door Community in Atlan… 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.