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  1. With needs on rise, religious leaders warn against food stamp cuts October 31, 2013 12:00 AM by Linda Bloom
    Editor's Note: The following was originally posted on UM Connections on October 30, 2013. If Congress drastically cuts the ... Read More
  2. A Journey Toward Hope in Monroe County PA: The Monroe County Homeless Initiative August 13, 2013 1:30 PM by Rev. Ed Kimes and Dr. Faith Waters-Kimes
    Note from Eastern Pennsylvania Conference Bishop Peggy A Johnson: “This is one of the most cutting-edge, ecumenical, holistic... Read More
  3. Bishop Carder: War on poverty is 'morphing into war on the poor' August 08, 2013 4:00 PM by Annette Spence
    From The Call (the newsletter of the Holston Conference):   “'Every congregation -- I would say every Christian -- is eith... Read More
  4. NY Times: In Climbing Income Ladder, Location Matters July 23, 2013 10:00 AM by David Leonhardt
    From The New York Times: "The study — based on millions of anonymous earnings records and being released this week by a tea... Read More
  5. Poverty simulation exercise at St. Luke teaches lessons to youth June 20, 2013 12:00 AM by Maxie W. Duke
    Editor's Note: The following was originally printed in the South Carolina Advocate and has been reposted with permission. Y... Read More
  6. 2013 hunger report: Goals ‘within reach’ June 05, 2013 2:00 PM by Linda Bloom
    The following was originally published on   Sometimes, reducing childhood malnutrition and mortality can be as ea... Read More
  7. S.C. UMC organizing mass effort to help children in poverty May 29, 2013 1:00 PM by Jessica Connor
    The following was originally published by the South Carolina United Methodist Advoacate and has been republished with the pe... Read More
  8. Advisor to UK Government: Come clean on child poverty failure May 21, 2012 10:30 AM by Andrew Grice
    From The Independent, May 8, 2012: "The Government's adviser on social mobility has urged ministers to admit they will miss... Read More
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