Solving Poverty Is Rocket Science: Doing a better job responding to the complexity of poverty

Christians are among America’s most compassionate people. But we can do a better job responding to the complexity of poverty.
 
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Christians are among America’s most compassionate people. But we can do a better job responding to the complexity of poverty.

This great article from the President of World Vision not only addresses the challenges and problems in how Christians currently attempt to solve poverty, but also provides advice for better approaches.

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