What is poverty? What does it mean to live in poverty—who does it affect? Is poverty “just” a lack of money, or is it something bigger (and harder to solve)? Is American poverty different than poverty in other parts of the world? And what are Christians called to do in response?
Several prominent urban ministry leaders have put together a short series of videos that explore the difficult question of poverty. Here’s the first video, which asks the question What is poverty?
UrbanMinistry.org links to several other videos in the series. They’ll challenge your understanding of what poverty is and how Christians ought to respond to it!