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  1. Health Care Access May 23, 2013 12:55 PM by Katelin Hansen
    This blog originally appeared on January 16, 2011 on Katelin Hansen's Blog, By Their Strange Fruit, and is reprinted here with her permi… Read More
  2. The Power of a Cross March 16, 2012 2:30 PM by Mariellyn Dunlap
    “Are you sure this is the place?” Pastor Hector Aguirre’s wife Berta asked in disbelief. With no water or electricity… Read More
  3. Lifesaving Ministry with the Poor: Communication Technologies in Remote Regions March 15, 2012 2:20 PM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    If you’re reading this blog, you are one of the world’s privileged…having access to electricity, a computer  and… Read More
  4. An Inconvenient Ministry February 09, 2012 2:00 PM by Linda Unger
    While traveling to the UMCOR/Global Ministries’ Ministry with the Poor program in rural Philippines, I learned the meaning of the … 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.