Soundbites: Ministry

July 12, 2011

“We are not bringing Christ to poor communities. He has been active in these communities since the creation of the world, sustaining them ‘by His powerful word’ (Heb 1:3). Hence, a significant part of working in poor communities involves discovering and appreciating what God has been doing there for a long time!” (60)

Truth. Major.

When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Steve Corbett & Brian Fikkert

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