1. The Voice of Angels June 19, 2013 2:46 PM by Autumn Dennis
    Editor's note: The following has been cross-posted with with the author's permission. It is an example of the ki… Read More
  2. Stories of Transformation: Baring Ourselves Before God and in “Ministry With” May 03, 2013 9:21 AM by Matthew Johnson
    Editor's note: This post is part of a series of stories of personal transformation of those in ministry with the poor and marginalized, … Read More
  3. Love Illustrated: Alternative Reality (Part 2) February 09, 2012 8:15 PM by Rev. N. Neelley Hicks
    Lately I’ve been thinking about this and that, but especially “the other.” Jesus gravitated toward others who society … 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. economic justice
  2. the most vulnerable
  3. marginalize
  4. inclusive
  5. health
  6. relational
  7. Privilege
  8. Systems and Structures
  9. Transformational
  10. youth
  11. poverty rate
  12. Causes of poverty
  13. disenfranchise
  14. Jim Crow Laws
  15. Stigma
  16. Civil Rights
  17. Economic Security
  18. Policy
  19. Education
  20. unemployment
  21. prayer
  22. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King
  23. immigration
  24. Minorities
  25. Healing