Category Archives: poverty

How to Help the Poor?: The Muddy Mess of a Moderate Christian

I try to avoid discussions about politics with other Christians, especially when it involves economics and poverty. The reason being is that we are very quick to assign the right vs. left label.  As soon as I give support for … Continue reading

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Why Do Poor People Need Cell Phones, Anyway?

Typically, this question is posed with a bit of disdain because of opposition towards government programs that provide subsidies or any type of assistance for the poor. In fact, I recently saw this rather biased report that supposedly exposed the real conditions … Continue reading

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