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