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  1. Offering Support (and Chocolate) for Valentine's Day February 06, 2012 9:10 AM by Linda Bloom
    In 2003, I met a soft-spoken farmer from the Dominican Republic who convinced me that the phrase “fair trade” is not just an… Read More

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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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  1. community
  2. Relationships
  3. mission
  4. United Methodist Church
  5. children
  6. UMC
  7. us and them
  8. Power
  9. Systems and Structures
  10. self and other
  11. hospitality
  12. Family
  13. Listening
  14. Jobs
  15. poverty rate
  16. Oppression
  17. worship
  18. Civil Rights
  19. Stigma
  20. stereotyping
  21. Policy
  22. unemployment
  23. Minorities
  24. Leaders
  25. General Conference
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