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  1. What Does Creation Care Have To Do With Our Mission? March 05, 2014 5:00 PM by Elizabeth S. Tapia
    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
  2. Saved from Meritocracy (Part 1) June 28, 2013 10:51 AM by Katelin Hansen
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Katelin Hansen's Blog, By Their Strange Fruit and has been reposted with her permi… Read More
  3. My Aldersgate Tapestry Experience May 23, 2013 12:19 PM by Elizabeth S. Tapia
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on Mission Musings and has been reposted with permission.   May 24, or the nea… Read More
  4. We Are Family May 16, 2012 10:30 AM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. When Jesus saw his mot… Read More
  5. Can a Rainbow Come in the Clouds Without an Ark First? March 29, 2012 1:00 PM by Roseangela Soares de Oliveira
    Genesis 9:8-17 The last time I saw a bow in the clouds, colorful like a rainbow, was this past January. I was in São Paulo, Braz… Read More
  6. Words Lifted Up March 15, 2012 2:00 PM by Rev. Michael Livingston
    A reflection on I Samuel 3:1-20 The Rev. Michael Livingston, who directs the National Council of Churches Poverty Initiative, delivered… 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.