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  1. United Methodist Church Moves to Intensify Ministries with the Poor October 21, 2013 4:40 PM by Elliott Wright
    New York, NY: October 21, 2013.  Efforts are underway to expand, strengthen, and promote United Methodist ministries with the... Read More
  2. Building a Front Porch to the Kingdom of God April 13, 2012 6:05 PM by Rev. John Edgar and the Church for All People
    Excerpts from the Sunday, October 30, 2011 worship service at the Church for All People in Columbus, Ohio are now available ... Read More
  3. Occupy 'astonishing opportunity for clergy' November 19, 2011 12:00 AM by Sandra Brands
    By Sandy Brands* 3:30 P.M. EST Nov. 18, 2011 He saw it as an opportunity to be present as a pastor and a peacemaker and went... Read More
  4. Good News to the Poor? The United Methodist Church and Ministry With the Poor August 30, 2011 9:30 AM by Steven W. Manskar
    The United Methodist Church was born out of John Wesley’s ministry with the poor-- so how did it become a church of and for ... Read More


  1. Poverty
  2. economic justice
  3. ministry with
  4. United Methodist Committee on Relief
  5. poverty line
  6. federal budget cuts
  7. Jesus
  8. food
  9. Love
  10. General Secretary Jim Winkler
  11. Inclusiveness
  12. Prayer
  13. safety net programs
  14. Restorative Justice
  15. worship
  16. Western Ohio
  17. extreme poverty
  18. Communities of Shalom
  19. Rev. John Edgar
  20. Coalition of Immokalee Workers
  21. United Methodist Global AIDS Fund
  22. EITC
  23. Philippines
  24. International Relief and Development
  25. missionary interns