Ministry with the Poor Resources


  1. Steve Corbett & Brian Fikkert: When helping hurts
  2. Joe Daniels: Walking with Nehemiah: Your Community is Your Congregation
  3. Robert Lupton: Toxic Charity
  4. John Perkins: Let Justice Roll
  5. Greg Doyle: Tatoos on the Heart
  6. Peter Block: Community: The Structure of Belonging
  7.  Alexia Salvatirerra & Peter Heltzel: Faith-Rooted Organizing: Mobilizing the Church to the World
  8. Jay Van Groningen: Communities First
  9. John M. Perkins: Beyond Charity: The Call to Christian Community Development
  10. Allan Boesak & Curtiss Paul DeYoung: Radical Reconciliation: Beyond Political Pietism and Christian Quietism
  11. CCDA Theological Journal 2014 Edn. by CCDA Theology Committee
  12. Robert D. Lupton: Compassion, Justice and the Christian Life
  13. Wayne Gordon & John Perkins: Making Neighborhoods Whole: A Handbook for Christian Community Development
  14.  Howard Thurman: Jesus and the Disinherited
  15.  Mae Elise Cannon, Lisa Sharon-Harper, Troy Jackson, Soon-Chan Rah: Forgive Us: Confessions of a Compromised Faith
  16.  Eldin Villafane: Beyond Cheap Grace
  17. Mary Nelson: Empowerment
  18.  Wayne Gordon: Who is my Neighbor
  19. Noel Castellanos: Where the Cross Meets the Street: What happens to the neighborhood when God is at the center
  20. Ruby K. Payne, Phillip E. Devol, Terie Dreussi Smith: Bridges out Poverty: Strategies for Professional and Communities
  21. Ruby K. Payne: A Framework for Understanding Poverty
  22. Dr. John Fuder: Neighborhood Mapping: How to Make Your Church Invaluable to the Community.
  23. John P. Kretzmann & John L. McKnight: Building Communities from the Inside Out: A Path Toward Finding and Mobilizing A Community’ Assets.
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