News & Articles

Submit Your Story
  1. White Picket Fence (Documentary) February 12, 2014 12:00 AM by Mariellyn Dunlap Grace
    White Picket Fence and related content have been reposted with permission from Mariellyn Dunlap Grace, co-producer of the d... Read More
  2. Fighting poverty through friendship October 31, 2013 12:00 AM by Jessica Connor
    Editor's Note: The following originally appeared in the South Carolina Advocate and has been reposted with the editor's permi... Read More
  3. 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, holisti... Read More
  4. Chaplaincy and the Movement to End Poverty at the Poverty Initiative December 01, 2011 12:00 AM by Amelia Van Iwaarden
    The Poverty Initiative at Union Theological Seminary describes its mission as "to raise up generations of religious and comm... Read More
  5. 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 wen... Read More
  6. United Methodists see Occupy protest ties November 10, 2011 11:00 AM by Sandra Brands
    By Sandra Brands* 3:00 P.M. ET Nov. 10, 2011 They may have begun as a protest against corporations and greed, but for a gr... Read More
  7. Could I Give Away My Possessions? November 02, 2011 12:00 AM by Amanda Bachus
    A UMNS Report by Amanda Bachus* As I struggled while climbing down a narrow dirt path toward the bottom of a rocky hill, I ... Read More

Tags

  1. children
  2. poverty rates
  3. Dignity
  4. Labor
  5. Transformation
  6. federal budget cuts
  7. missionary
  8. Sustainable agriculture
  9. Food Stamps
  10. Low income
  11. compassion
  12. U.S. Census Report
  13. Human Rights
  14. Gypsies
  15. Discrimination
  16. modern-day slavery
  17. Students
  18. indigenous peoples
  19. Western Ohio
  20. Poor People's Campaign
  21. Farmworkers
  22. Maternal Health
  23. Welfare
  24. US-2s
  25. undernourished
More